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14-Jan-2019

Reliant Urgent Care and Occupational Medicine Centers Earn Accreditation by Urgent Care Association of America

Reliant Urgent Care and Occupational Medicine Centers Earn Accreditation by Urgent Care Association of America

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LOS ANGELES, Jan. 14, 2019

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Reliant Urgent Care and Occupational Medicine Centers, located in California has received the Accredited Urgent Care Center designation, the highest level of distinction for urgent care centers, by the Urgent Care Association. Reliant Urgent Care and Occupational Medicine centers provide patients with treatment for most nonemergency medical conditions by highly trained licensed medical providers up to 24 hours per day in our comprehensive urgent care clinics located near LAX, in downtown Los Angeles, Montebello, Huntington Park and Santa Fe Springs. Accreditation means that Reliant has met the rigorous standards established by the Urgent Care Association of America's for quality of patient care, safety, and scope of services.

The health care environment is changing, and it is becoming more and more important for patients to understand their treatment options. For many medical conditions, Urgent care is a convenient and lower cost option for medical conditions that cannot wait for a scheduled appointment with a primary care physician but did not need a hospital emergency room. Reliant Urgent Care centers accept unscheduled, walk-in patients during all hours of operation and accepts most insurance including Medicare and Medicaid/Medi-Cal.

All Reliant Urgent Care centers are equipped with the newest digital x-ray technology, laboratory services and the ability to perform medical procedures like splinting, suturing and wound care.

With its accreditation, Reliant Urgent Care and Occupational Medicine centers demonstrate their commitment toward providing patients with access to quality care of the highest level.

About Reliant Urgent Care Centers:

Established in 2002, Reliant Urgent Care Centers have been serving Los Angeles for the past 17 years. In 2018, there were over 100,000 visits to our urgent care centers for services that include urgent care, occupational medicine, physical therapy, orthopedics and travel medicine, in addition to school, employment, and DOT physical exams. Reliant has five Urgent Care Centers located near LAX airport on Century Boulevard, downtown Los Angeles near Staples Center, in Montebello and Huntington Park, and our newest center, located in Santa Fe Springs. All Reliant locations have on-site digital x-rays, outpatient laboratories, and EKG and other diagnostic capabilities. Reliant LAX and DTLA locations are open 24 hours per day.

Dr. Max Lebow, Chief Medical Officer of Reliant Urgent Care centers states "accreditation by the Urgent Care Association is one more step in Reliant's continued quest for delivering the highest quality of medical care and to our commitment to improving the health care of our communities."

To learn more, please visit www.relianturgentcare.com

About the Urgent Care Association of America:

The Urgent Care Association of America is a membership association for urgent care health and management professionals, clinics and those who support the urgent care industry. UCAOA provides educational programs in clinical care and practice management, has a monthly Journal of Urgent Care Medicine and maintains an active online presence and member community for daily exchange of best practices. UCAOA provides leadership, education and resources for the successful practice of urgent care for its members. For more information visit www.ucaoa.org.

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Last Updated: 14-Jan-2019