TGH Urgent Care Powered by Fast Track Earns Urgent Care Association Accreditation
TAMPA, FL – TGH Urgent Care powered by Fast Track, located throughout the Tampa/St. Petersburg area, has achieved Accreditation through the Urgent Care Association (UCA), which is the highest level of distinction for urgent care centers. TGH Urgent Care powered by Fast Track provides patients with walk-in, extended-hour medical attention with licensed providers for a large scope of medical conditions and have met all of the Urgent Care Association’s established standards and criteria for quality of patient care, safety, and scope of services.
The healthcare environment is changing and it is becoming more and more important for patients to understand their treatment options. Urgent care is a convenient and viable option for medical conditions that cannot wait for a scheduled appointment with a primary care physician. TGH Urgent Care powered by Fast Track accepts unscheduled, walk-in patients during all hours of operation.
When a medical condition cannot be handled by a patient’s regular doctor – such as unexpected cuts, burns, sprains or fractures that do not require a visit to the emergency department, TGH Urgent Care powered by Fast Track’s facilities are equipped with x-ray, laboratory services and licensed providers are always available to perform minor procedures like casting and suturing.
Urgent care fills the gap between primary care and hospital emergency rooms, offering increased convenience and cost savings. With its accreditation, TGH Urgent Care powered by Fast Track and the Urgent Care Association demonstrate their commitment toward providing patients with access to quality care of the highest level.
About TGH Urgent Care powered by Fast Track
Since opening in 2005, Fast Track Urgent Care has remained passionate about healthcare and committed to your care. The organization’s recent partnership with Tampa General Hospital (TGH) strengthens our capacity to deliver efficient, high-quality urgent care in a patient-friendly environment. TGH Urgent Care powered by Fast Track has 9 total locations throughout Hillsborough, Pasco and Pinellas counties. All facilities are open from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM, seven days a week. For patients 3 months and older, our facilities serve as convenient and accessible alternatives to the emergency room for minor illnesses and injuries, and as an option for when your primary care provider cannot accommodate your schedule. Additionally, TGH Urgent Care powered by Fast Track offers Sport and School Physicals, Worker’s Compensation Care, Occupational Health Services, and treatment of Motor Vehicle Accidents (MVA). We accept most major insurances such as Blue Cross Blue Shield, United Healthcare and Humana. For more comprehensive information or to schedule a On My Way Reservation for fast, convenient care at one of our locations, please visit our website at fasttrackurgentcare.com.