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ModernMD, Brooklyn’s Best Rated Urgent Care Network, Secures Preeminent Distinction Through Accreditation from the Urgent Care Association

November 14, 2018

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 14, 2018--ModernMD Urgent Care, Brooklyn’s best rated urgent care network, today announced that it has achieved the Accredited Urgent Care designation from the Urgent Care Association (UCA), the preeminent distinction for urgent care facilities. ModernMD now joins the elite 10% of Accredited urgent care networks in the country recognized for maintaining safety, quality and service standards that meet national best practice criteria.

ModernMD was certified by the UCA prior to earning Accreditation and pursued this top tier designation in demonstration of its commitment to providing high quality, convenient walk-in healthcare to each of the medically underserved communities in which it operates. All of ModernMD’s seven sites in the Borough have received Accreditation.

Mindy Eng, RN, Vice President of Operations & Clinical Quality at ModernMD spearheaded the network’s Accreditation efforts, offering visibility into the policies, procedures and site operations of the organization. “We’re honored to receive this distinguished accreditation, which is often cited as the urgent care equivalent to Joint Commission Accreditation for hospitals,” Eng said. “We’re exceptionally proud of our rigorous standards, our team’s unwavering discipline and the unmatched patient satisfaction that led to earning this esteemed recognition. We look forward to sharing news of our Accreditation with our patients.”

“By earning Accreditation through the Urgent Care Association, ModernMD Urgent Care has demonstrated that they meet UCA’s rigorous standards of quality, safety, and scope of services,” states Taylor Dunn, MBA, Director of Standards & Quality for UCA. “Through this distinction, ModernMD Urgent Care has shown their commitment to providing patients with access to quality care of the highest level.”

About ModernMD

Founded in 2015 and backed by Blue Wolf Capital Partners, ModernMD operates a network of seven urgent care centers throughout Brooklyn with a mission to equalize access to high quality, convenient and affordable healthcare to the communities it serves.

ModernMD has proudly served their patients with its three-step “Get In, Get Out, and Get Better” model and continues to act as a first point of access to Brooklyn’s healthcare system. ModernMD is dedicated to closing New York City’s care gaps, making healthcare more accessible to medically underserved neighborhoods and equitable for all.

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