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Deerfield Beach MD Now® Helping Workers Maintain Productivity

Local Broward County businesses looking to MD Now® as their source for essential Occupational Medicine services.

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- MD Now Medical Centers, the fastest growing Urgent Care company in Florida is going beyond the traditional treatment of coughs, colds, flu, sprains and strains to help local businesses with employee health and productivity. Small, medium and large corporations have been looking to the skilled medical providers at MD Now Urgent Care centers in Deerfield Beach and throughout South Florida, to minimize the impact of work-related injuries.


Strategically located at the Deerfield Mall in Publix Plaza, the MD Now center provides a vast array of occupational medicine services that can save employee time and money by reducing expensive ER visits.

"Since our average treatment time is less than one hour in all of the MD Now centers, we offer area workers a way to be examined, tested, screened and treated in record time," said Peter Lamelas, M.D., CEO of MD Now Urgent Care. "We maintain a strong return-to-work philosophy that employers like and that can put workers back on the job as quickly as possible."

With an on-site laboratory, X-ray services and in-house Physical Therapy programs at select locations, MD Now can get workers back on the job safely and expediently. MD Now provides a one-stop shop for job-related medical needs including:

  •          Rapid Drug Screening
  •          Pre-Employment Physicals
  •          DOT Physicals
  •          Immunizations
  •          Fingerprint Background Checks

When it comes to occupational medicine, the prompt treatment that an urgent care can provide is sparking greater interest from employers. "Primary care physicians must schedule appointments, while emergency department treatment for a minor injury can last for several hours and cost employees greater out-of-pocket costs. We serve a unique niche for businesses and the healthcare needs of their employees, including a dedicated Worker's Compensation Case Management team that makes communication easier and accessible to employers," explained Lamelas.

About MD Now Urgent Care Centers

MD NOW® Urgent Care Walk-In Medical Centers, the leading provider of urgent care medical services in Palm Beach, Broward & Miami-Dade County, Florida, offering urgent care, primary care, occupational medicine, physical therapy and comprehensive healthcare services. MD NOW® Urgent Care has multiple convenient locations, open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., 365 days/year. Call; 888-MDNow-911, online;

Media Contact: Peter Lamelas, MD, MBA, FACEP, MD Now Medical Centers, 561-420-8555, [email protected]

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