HCA Healthcare Buys 41 Texas FastMed Urgent Care Centers
HCA Healthcare has signed an agreement to purchase 41 urgent care centers in Texas from FastMed.
Once completed, the transaction will expand significantly HCA Healthcare’s urgent care operations, which currently comprise 268 clinics. The agreement includes 19 FastMed and 22 MedPost urgent care centers in Dallas, Austin, San Antonio, Houston, and El Paso. It does not include FastMed’s urgent care locations outside of Texas.
HCA’s Erol Akdamar added, “It will provide convenient outpatient care options when and where they need it. It also will help seamlessly connect these patients to our broader healthcare network when a higher level of care or specialty service is needed.”
HCA Healthcare has 45 hospitals, 395 physician practices, 92 urgent care centers, and numerous other sites of care in the state.
The terms of the sale were not disclosed. This transaction is expected to close this summer.