FastMed Urgent Care creates more than 40 jobs in Tucson

Tucson, AZ (March 27, 2012) – As Arizona continues to recover from the recession,  FastMed Urgent Care is one company that is bringing jobs and needed medical services at affordable prices to Tucson, AZ. 

FastMed has created more than 40 health care jobs in the first quarter of 2012 in Tucson by opening four state-of-the-art medical facilities. 

“At FastMed, we provide a new type of service experience for our patients that includes personal attention from highly qualified clinicians and support staff in clean and inviting new facilities with the latest digital x-ray equipment and procedure rooms,” said FastMed president Dr. Michael Dunn.  “We even have plans to expand in Tucson next year, as well.” 

FastMed hires board-certified medical doctors, family nurse practitioners, physician assistant, medical assistants, x-ray technicians, guest services personal and clinic managers.  

“FastMed is driven by dozens of personnel who have a passion for helping patients, and those are the kinds of people we have hired in Tucson, and will continue to seek as we expand our locations going forward,” Dunn added. 

FastMed has well-established roots in the Phoenix area and in North Carolina, and is now the second largest urgent care provider in Arizona.  The group focuses on opening neighborhood locations that are convenient for patients and their families, typically in high traffic shopping areas, with extended hours from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., open 365 days a year, no appointment necessary and virtually all insurance accepted. 

The urgent care group has also begun to offer local employers a range of occupational health services to speed up pre-employment physicals and drug testing as well as helping injured employees get back to work faster. 

About FastMed Urgent Care:
FastMed Urgent Care is a North Carolina-based owner and operator of urgent care facilities with locations throughout North Carolina and Arizona.  FastMed focuses on the delivery of non-appointment based medicine to the non-emergency patient market. The urgent care centers are open 365 days a year and are staffed with experienced and licensed physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners. FastMed is owned by the Comvest Group, a leading private investment firm focused on
providing equity and debt capital to lower middle-market companies. For more information, please visit www.fastmed.com.

Contact:
Reuel Heyden | Dir. Of Community Relations
FastMed Urgent Care
Call: 919.550.0821x1016
Email: r.heyden@fastmed.com