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Month: June 2017

Medical Franchise Industry Trends to Watch in 2017

The medical franchise industry has exploded over the past decade. From dental practices to urgent care centers and beyond, smart entrepreneurs and licensed practitioners are taking advantage of the increased demand for convenient healthcare. When it comes to franchises, the roadmap is simple: provide a needed service across a variety of locations with the same …

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Orthopedic Industry Revenue Reaches $48.1 Billion

With the ever-expanding medical franchise industry, business opportunities and growth in healthcare seems non-stop. One supporting factor in this assumption is that revenue in the orthopedic industry has reached an impressive $48.1 billion just last year. This overall 3.2 percent increase came as a result of every avenue product performance garnering growth over the previous …

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First OrthoNOW Urgent Care Master Franchise Awarded

As featured in: Share on social media:        Miami-based OrthoNOW, to date the only orthopedic urgent care franchise in the U.S., has just awarded its first Master Franchise Agreement in Michigan and simultaneously signed an Area Development Agreement in Augusta, Georgia. Alejandro Badia, M.D., a hand and upper extremity surgeon and co-founder of OrthoNOW, …

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Disrupting the Healthcare Delivery System to Achieve the Quadruple Aim

During a time when the U.S. healthcare industry is emerging from a period of reform to transformation an unlikely entrepreneurial duo, orthopedic surgeon Dr. Alejandro Badia and financial industry expert and Wharton alumni Justin Irizarry, saw an opportunity to disrupt the multi-billion-dollar orthopedic healthcare delivery system and to simultaneously achieve the industries “Quadruple Aim”: better outcomes, …

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Alejandro Badia, M.D., Named Finalist in Health Care Heroes Awards

As featured in: Share on social media:        ALEJANDRO BADIA, M.D. NAMED FINALIST IN HEALTH CARE HEROES AWARDS Alejandro Badia, M.D. You might call him the oracle of orthopedics…Alejandro Badia, M.D., co-founder and chief medical officer of OrthoNOW, surveyed the healthcare landscape, saw the signs, and set off in a new direction led by …

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Why Healthcare Franchises Embrace Apps to Grow Market Share

Healthcare franchisors like OrthoNOW, the nation’s only orthopedic urgent care franchise, inherently understand the Steve Jobs adage that “You’ve got to start with the customer experience and work back toward the technology, not the other way around”.  Co-Founder and Chief Financial Officer, Justin Irizarry says “injuries do not happen by appointment so it is important …

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Why You Should Invest in a Healthcare Franchise

Everyday orthopedic surgeons, physician’s assistants, and other support medical personnel will treat patients who had suffered an orthopedic injury and first sought treatment in an emergency room. Once there, the patient would experience long wait times only to be treated, released, and then referred to a specialist. This methodology increases not only the patient’s healthcare …

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