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Walk-in clinics bring affordable, on-demand health care to the masses
Fresno Bee

The tradition and inconvenience of appointment-based health care is under attack across America.

A growing number of walk-in health clinics, with late-night and weekend hours, on-site prescription drugs and cheaper prices, are proving a hit with busy patients who’ve grown tired of getting medical treatment when it’s most convenient for doctors.

Walk-in clinics include the nation’s 1,900-plus retail health clinics and more than 6,400 urgent care centers.