Are You Ready to Start Your Own Healthcare Business?
OUR IDEAL FRANCHISE CANDIDATES
Is American Family Care the right franchise investment for you? Learn more about the qualifications we look for below.
Who Typically Invests in Urgent Care Centers?
Our franchisees come from all walks of life, but many of them fit into one of these categories.
Executives who need a change of pace
These franchisees found success in the corporate world and were ready to put their skills to work for themselves by opening an urgent care center.
Professional investors see great potential in the AFC business model, and we welcome them to partner with us!
If you’re a physician busy working at your own practice or within a hospital system, investing in an urgent care center is a great way to invest in yourself. Physicians can opt to practice in their own clinics some of the time – whatever works for their schedule.
Nurses and other industry personnel
If you have medical field experience, it’s already clear that you value helping others. Investing in an urgent care clinic (on your own or with a business partner) could be a great way to earn more while still helping your community.
If any of these personas sound like you, you just might be a good fit for AFC.
Already Own an Urgent Care Center?
AFC loves helping independent owners convert their urgent care business to one of our franchises! With all the resources we have to offer, we think you’ll find that your workload would be reduced while your potential for profit could increase significantly. If you own a business in the field, contact us to see what we can do for you.
What’s the Best Franchise to Invest In?
Whether you’re looking to open a brand-new franchise or convert an existing urgent care center, we think you’ll find that partnering with AFC comes with many benefits. We’re among the largest urgent care franchises in the U.S., and as such we can offer our franchisees comprehensive support resources, including:
- Marketing assistance
- Research and development
- Professional development programs
- Streamlined systems to manage operations
…and much more. Check out our training and support page!
Characteristics of a Successful AFC Franchise Owner
- Motivated self-starter
- Totally focused and 100% committed to the business
- A people person
- Communicative – they reach out and ask for advice
- Understands and executes marketing
- Follows the system
- Supportive of other franchisees – team player
- A passion for helping others
- Has family and friends who support their business
We’ve found that people who fit this description are best-equipped to own and operate an AFC franchise. As you can see, we’re looking for franchisees who are prepared to dedicate themselves to their new business while also committing themselves to learning and applying our policies and procedures.
Do you have most, or all, of these traits? If so, you might just have what it takes to manage an American Family Care clinic.
A Day in the Life of an AFC Franchise OPERATOR
AFC offers support to all their franchisees for the life of their business. This support includes answering questions to the best of our ability and providing expert insight throughout to guide our franchisees through the process of launching and growing their franchise unit. Plus, AFC franchisees have 24/7 access to our support resources, which means no matter when your problem might arise, we’ll have a way to help.
Billing services provided by our approved vendors will make insurance collections effortless. Insurance companies aren’t always simple to work with, but our years of experience and time-tested systems will help you process and record these transactions with as little hassle as possible.
ELECTRONIC MEDICAL RECORDS
With our EMR system, you’ll be able to streamline multiple areas of your clinic. For instance, patient intake and scheduling are simplified by using our EMR solutions. See how we help you streamline operational tasks.
Franchisees will enjoy utilizing the many brochures, pre-approved ads, artwork for direct mail, and other marketing resources that we have developed. In addition, our franchisees also receive recommendations for marketing that will help them to more fully develop their territory and customer base.
BENEFITS OF AFC CARE CENTER OWNERSHIP
A TRULY TURNKEY BUSINESS
From the pre-opening task list, to the startup-up kit, to site location and build out, to software installation and recruitment services - we have you covered, so you can focus on building your business.
PROVEN BUSINESS SYSTEM
Over the 30 years, we have developed business operations processes, advertising and marketing strategies and general procedures for launching and managing profitable urgent care centers
YOUR TEAM OF EXPERTS
Our corporate staff consists of business, medical, and franchise professionals. We’ve spared no expense building a fantastic corporate team to ensure that you get all the support you need as you build your business.
CONTINUITY OF SERVICE
Our care centers are not a new concept but staffing them with experienced physicians during all open hours is unique. By adding services like laboratory, radiology and pharmacy we multiply patient convenience and continuity of service.
The best way to learn what life is like for our franchisees is to contact us – we’re excited to fill you in!
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