Pearl City Urgent Care Now Provides Important Drug Screening Service; Announces Partnership with eScreen, Inc.
Published on Monday, 29 October 2012 10:26 Written by Barbara Howard
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Pearl City, Hawaii (October, 2012) — Pearl City Urgent Care, a locally-owned and operated 2347- square-foot Urgent Care Center, located at 1245 Kuala Street, Pearl City, recently announced it has entered into a partnership with eScreen, Inc., a leading provider of workplace drug screening solutions, technology and paperless testing protocol. Pearl City Urgent Care recently launched its Occupational Medical Services and is now an active partner in the eScreen Occupational Health Network (EOHN). Pearl City Urgent Care is dedicated to providing convenient, cost-effective and state-of-the-art medical care, and the partnership with eScreen creates service options for local and national companies in the Central/Leeward, Oahu market seeking to incorporate workplace screening and drug testing.
Dr. Melanie Kelly is Medical Director at Pearl City Urgent Care. She explains, "As recently reported in an article on the KHON website, more people are using drugs like 'crystal meth' or 'ice' in the workplace. We are happy to provide employers with important, easy-access drug screening services for their employees."
Donna Schmidt, Pearl City Urgent Care CEO remarks, "Employers have let us know that they need convenience and expedited results. eScreen provides both. The professionals at Pearl City Urgent Care are prepared to meet this need as well. We are open 7 days a week with extended hours, offering convenience for walk-ins and spur of the moment testing."
About Pearl City Urgent Care:
Pearl City Urgent Care is a full service urgent care center complete with state-of-the-art technology to communicate with patients' primary care physicians. It also has a digital x-ray suite and trauma room.
Along with immediate medical care, Pearl City Urgent Care offers drug testing, lab tests and provides basic services such as Sports and School Physicals, Occupational Health and Workers Comp initial injury treatment. It is one of only two urgent care centers in the State of Hawaii that is a Certified Urgent Care Center by the Urgent Care Association of America (UCAOA). It is open seven days a week and no appointments are necessary. Pearl City Urgent is a medical clinic providing immediate and urgent medical care on Oahu for Pearl City, Honolulu, Waikiki, Waipahu, Aiea, Kapolei, Kunia, Waipio, Makakilo, Halawa, Mililani, and Ewa Beach. Pearl City Urgent Care is a member of Urgent Care Association of America.
About eScreen, Inc.
eScreen is a technology-driven services firm that specializes in drug screening and employee health products and services. The company set itself apart early on when it created the only FDA-cleared instant drug test. That revolutionary development, the eReader®, is eScreen's exclusive, instrumented, 15-minute, negative urine drug screening device. The eReader set the standard for the entire drug-testing industry. It also set the stage for the wide range of innovative products and services the company offers today. These include eScreen123™, the first paperless chain-of-custody form; and MyeScreen™, the industry-leading web-based result reporting and program management software. The company's newest product, ePhysical™, is a DOT-compliant digital physical-exam form. Together with eScreen's medical review services and driver-qualification file management, ePhysical represents a major step forward in driver qualification program compliance.
Founded in 1998 by Dr. Murray Lappe and located in Overland Park, Kan., eScreen is the largest Third-Party Administrator (TPA) of Drug Free Workplace programs in the United States. In that role, the company processes millions of corporate-data transactions each year for employers of all sizes. For details on eScreen's integrated, electronic drug screening and other innovative workplace solutions, please visit www.escreen.com.
For more information, visit www.PearlCityUrgentCare.com
Pearl City Urgent Care: 808-456-2273
Full Service Urgent Care Center
Pearl City Urgent Care has state-of-the-art technology to keep in touch with your primary care physician.
Our services include:
Urgent Care - Full Service Digital X-Ray Suite - Lab Work - Occupational Health and Workers Compensation - Back to Work Physicals - Sports and School Physicals - Drug Testing - Treatment Room and more. See our complete list of services.
We offer basic lab services:
Rapid Strep - Mononucleosis - Pregnancy - Influenza - Drug Testing - Glucose