PHOENIX, Ariz. – November 9, 2017 – Today FastMed Urgent Care announces that Webster F. (Web) Golinkin has been appointed as its new CEO. In this capacity, he will lead FastMed’s large and growing portfolio of walk-in urgent care health clinics located across Arizona, Texas and North Carolina.
Golinkin comes to FastMed with a 30-year track record of successful executive leadership, entrepreneurship and healthcare experience. During this period, he served as CEO of five companies, including four in the healthcare industry and three that he co-founded.
Most recently, Golinkin served as CEO of RediClinic, one of the nation’s leading operators of retail-based clinics, which he co-founded in 2005 and continued to lead after it was acquired by Rite Aid in 2014. While at Rite Aid, Golinkin also served as CEO of Health Dialog, a leading population health management company, and as a member of Rite Aid’s senior management team.
Golinkin also co-founded and served multiple times as president of the Convenient Care Association. As an industry thought leader and advocate for providing consumers easier access to high-quality, affordable healthcare, he has spoken at many healthcare conferences and been featured and quoted in the media.
“FastMed has an impressive track record of providing consumers with easy access to high-quality, affordable healthcare, which is needed in this country now more than ever,” says Golinkin. “I am excited about building on this foundation to expand FastMed’s footprint, service offerings and delivery channels in ways that will help to build healthier and more productive communities.”
FastMed Urgent Care owns and operates nearly 200 centers in North Carolina, Arizona and Texas that provide a broad range of acute/episodic and preventive healthcare services 365 days a year. FastMed also provides workers’ compensation and other occupational health services at all its centers, and family and sports medicine services at select locations. FastMed has successfully treated more than six million patients and is the only independent urgent care operator in North Carolina, Arizona and Texas to be awarded The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for quality, safety and infection control in ambulatory healthcare. For more information about locations, services, hours of operation, insurance and prices, visit www.fastmed.com.