Urgent Care Aruba at UCAOA National Convention 2015
Date posted: May 26, 2015
(Oranjestad, Aruba) May, 2015 – Dr. Carlos Yagua Jr, and Dr. Isabel Yagua recently attended the Urgent Care Association of America National Convention. The event provides education and updates for the urgent care industry, which in the U.S. treats more than three million patients per week and more than 160 million patients annually.
“Staying current on the latest in urgent care is important for continuing to provide our patients the best possible treatment,” said Dr. Carlos Yagua Jr, Managing Director at Urgent Care Aruba. “Participating in this convention is an opportunity to learn new valuable information that will help us to better serve the patients on the island.”
“We also had the opportunity to discuss with Dr. Lee Resnick, founder and president of the Institute of Urgent Care Medicine, pursuing mutual cooperation in the development of continuing education programs designed specifically for urgent care medicine.”
Urgent Care Association of America National Spring Convention was held at Chicago, U.S.A, on April 26th to 30th. It offered the opportunity for urgent care providers to receive continuing education as attendees discussed recent advances in urgent care.
Urgent Care Aruba, a member of the Urgent Care Association of America (UCAOA), is located at Noord 63 (Noord Medical Center). Patients in need of immediate, quality care for non-life threatening illnesses or injuries may visit the center Monday to Friday from 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM, and Saturday’s from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM. UCA is available 24 hours a day 7 days a week, for after hour care, call 586-0448. No appointment is necessary. More information is available online at www.urgentcare.aw. Health care providers at Urgent Care Aruba work closely with primary care physicians to align treatment with other conditions.
About the Urgent Care Association of America
The Urgent Care Association of America (UCAOA) is a membership association for urgent care health and management professionals, centers 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.