AEROCLINIC OFFERS ON-THE-GO HEALTH CARE AT PHL
PHILADELPHIA, Jan 28, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Travelers who may be feeling under the weather have the opportunity to find some relief right at the airport, now that AeroClinic has opened at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL).
Located in the A/B Link, AeroClinic is a convenient quick-care clinic that is available for travelers and airport workers in need of minor ill-care and well-care treatment. AeroClinic is staffed by nurse practitioners and physician assistants who see patients in 15-minute increments, on a first-come, first-served basis.
AeroClinic's services typically range from $25 - $100, depending on the service provided. Most major insurance plans are accepted and AeroClinic works with your primary care physician to communicate your healthcare needs.
;"Only one-third of Americans get to see their doctor on the day they are ill, resulting in a major inconvenience for air travelers, especially those en route to an unfamiliar city," noted Rosemary Kelly, CBO for AeroClinic. "We provide a quick, convenient, affordable solution for passengers and airport employees who are not feeling well."
"We strive to bring new and different services to PHL. Having a healthcare clinic on site will definitely be a valuable offering for our passengers and airport employees," said Anna DiGregorio, Director of Marketing for the Philadelphia Marketplace Food & Shops.
ABOUT THE AEROCLINIC
Located within major U.S. airports, The AeroClinic is the convenient-health-smart-quick-care clinic of choice for minor ill-care, well-care, and prepackaged prescriptions/medications. Providing walk-in healthcare to the flying public, airline employees and general airport communities, affordable health services are available without an appointment and typically rendered in less than 15-20 minutes. Quality patient care is provided by nurse practitioners and physician assistants and includes primary care for minor illnesses, prepackaged prescription/medications, preventive screenings and wellness consultation. The company's passionate team of healthcare professionals' helps patients Travel Well, Work Well and Live Well. For more information, please visit www.theaeroclinic.com.
ABOUT MARKETPLACE PHILADELPHIA MANAGEMENT LLC
MarketPlace Philadelphia Management is the manager of the food and retail program throughout Philadelphia International Airport. The award-winning food and retail program consists of stores and eateries throughout Terminals A-West through F. The airport features more than 160 in-line stores, restaurants and services, plus over 30 specialty retail units. MarketPlace Philadelphia Management is the local management company for MarketPlace Development, a Boston-based retail development firm that partners with airports and airlines to develop, lease, and manage airport retail programs. For more information, visit www.philamarketplace.com.
Source - MarketPlace Philadelphia Management