Occupational Health at AFC Urgent Care Chattanooga TN
Caring for the health of all your employees.
Occupational Health Hours:
Tuesday – Friday, 8am-7pm • Saturday – Sunday, 8am-4pm
Employee health impacts your most valuable asset, the people on your team, which in turn affects business productivity and profitability. When sick employees can’t access their primary care physicians, too many turn to hospital emergency departments. In such cases, patient, insurance and employer costs skyrocket. (http://content.healthaffairs.org/content/29/9/1630.abstract)
As a business leader you’ve got enough to worry about, you need an occupational health partner that delivers. AFC Urgent Care of Chattanooga has robust expertise in providing companies with customized needs along with a network of local specialists, when necessary, to work hand in hand to bring each patient the exact care he/she needs.
- 27% of all ED visits can be handled at an urgent care generating cost-savings of approximately $4.4 billion annually according to 2010 Health Affairs.
- A 2015 study by the Massachusetts Health Policy Commission found when patients have access to urgent care centers nearby, the rate of ED (emergency departments) visits drops by approximately 30%.