American CareSource Holdings, Inc., through its operating subsidiaries, is the owner and operator of a growing chain of community-based primary care and urgent care clinics located in the southeastern United States. Our mission is to improve access to high quality, affordable, and conveniently located healthcare, giving patients a viable alternative to address the challenges created by limited access to care and rising medical costs.
Offering comprehensive urgent care, primary care, occupational medicine, and veterans care, American CareSource provides a wide range of medical services combined with conveniences such as extended hours and weekend service, availability of appointments, walk-in visits, and minimal wait times. Our clinics provide non-emergent outpatient medical care for the treatment of acute, episodic, and some chronic medical conditions, such as common colds, flu, nausea, asthma, allergies, hypertension, and diabetes. In addition, our centers can treat many minor injuries, perform minor surgeries, and conduct diagnostic screenings such as X-rays and lab tests. Our experienced team of physicians and nurses ensure that all patients receive efficient, personalized care and are treated with the utmost compassion and respect. American CareSource is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia and currently operates clinics in Georgia, Florida, and Alabama.
Ancillary Care Services (“ACS”), a subsidiary of American CareSource Holdings, Inc., is an ancillary benefits and claims management company headquartered in Dallas, Texas. The company contracts with third party administrators, insurance companies, preferred provider organizations, self-funded employer groups, as well as brokers and advisors in the self-insured marketplace to provide patients access to ACS' comprehensive network of ancillary care providers nationwide, with more than 33,000 providers in 32 specialty categories. ACS builds partnerships with clients and providers to provide high quality care for patients while producing meaningful savings in healthcare costs and administrative expenses. To date, ACS has processed more than one million claims and saved more than $200 million in costs.
ACS has also developed a suite of Specialty Care Programs that provides significant savings on high cost outpatient services, including dialysis for chronic kidney disease and end-stage renal disease, IVIG infusion drug therapy for auto immunodeficiency and hemophilia, and diagnosis and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea.
American CareSource Holdings, Inc. began as a privately owned organization in 1995 and incorporated in 2003. The company is publically traded on NASDAQ as ANCI.