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Urgent Care America

We manage urgent care centers and create strategic initiatives for clients and are now investing in our own branded urgent care network.

  • Stage $3M in TTM Revenue
  • Industry Healthcare Services
  • Location Naples, FL, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded April 2008
  • Employees 65
  • Website

Company Summary

Urgent care medicine is one of the fastest growing areas of medicine, however, there are few operations that are sufficiently modeled to scale with growth and drive operating performance. UCA has a robust revenue cycle and consulting operation now and we drive perfomrance on behalf of our clients. Our investment opportunity is now to scale this platform to our owned urgent care operations.


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    James A Barber

    Mr. Barber founded and opened UCA for business in April, 2008. Prior to that he served as the Senior Vice President for Health Management Associates, Inc., (NYSE: HMA). In this position at HMA, Mr. Barber directed several differing corporate functions including, Physician Practice Management, Managed Care, Pharmacy Servcies and Physician Relations. Prior to serving in this corporate position, Mr. Barber served as a Hospital CEO for HMA and has

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    Kristinn v Blondal
    Chief Operating Officer

    Mr. Blondal has most recently owned his own import/export company specializing in Chilean salmon. Mr. Blondal has over 30 years of extensive experience in management, sales and marketing as well as having taught sales and marketing in Iceland. Mr. Blondal is originally from Iceland and has lived in several other countries before making Florida his home. Mr. Blondal background and experience in sales and business development coupled with his en

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    Michael Stipelcovich
    Director of Operations

    Michael has over fifteen years experience in the health care industry and joined the UCA team in August 2009. Prior to UCA Michael most recently served as an Administrator for a multi-specialty medical practice, a group Anesthesia practice, and a multi-specialty outpatient surgery center. While serving as Administrator Michael gained extensive experience in health care operations management. Additionally Michael has extensive A/R Management

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    Shannon Yarrow
    Director of Managed Care

    Shannon Yarrow, has over 14 years of managed care contracting experience. Shannon has negotiated numerous hospital, physician and IPA agreements including agreements for: Tufts Health Plan in Waltham Massachusetts.

    She has experience on the payor side having worked for Pacificare of Arizona, CIGNA. With CIGNA, Shannon was the Assistant Vice President for Network Management for Arizona which encompassed over 600,000 commercial members, plus

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    Richard Stephenson
    President - Healthcare Direct

    18 years as a healthcare executive developing and managing medical facilities designed to diagnose and treat a wide array of medical conditions. Positions held by Mr. Stephenson include Hospital Administrator, Hospital CFO, VP of Mergers and Acquisitions, Chief Operations Officer and Owner. Companies benefiting from services provide by Mr. Stephenson include Humana, Vail Resorts, Health Management Associates, HealthCare Economics, Heavenly, Quoru