Retail clinics: when clinic meets supermarket
Bon Secours Virginia Health System enters urgent care private clinics market, opening the first Good Health Express Center in Richmond, Virginia. A “fast food” health care clinic located just near two big shopping mall, Best Buy and Walgreens, in which patients may receive treatment and various types of health care for chronic diseases, pregnancy, to have radiological examinations or tests. 24 hours a day. This supermarket of health covers an area of â€‹â€‹6,500 square meters, has eight single rooms to accommodate patients and a section on examinations / laboratory.
“This is another point of access to health care for our patients -said Michael Robinson, CEO of Bon Secours Richmond- and assist the citizens trying to keep costs down for the consumer”. With this new opening, located at 9851 Brook Road in the north of the county of Henrico, Bon Secours enters the crowded market of retail clinics, that has the presence of other big competitors in Richmond area, from Minute Clinic to Patient First.