b'Welcome to Care ResourceAppointments and No-ShowsWalk-in ServicesCare Resource encourages every patient to schedule an appointment. Although we encourage walk-ins, we know that sometimes that one may have an emergency. We will do our best to accommodate however, we ask that you be patient, as patients are accommodated around both pre-scheduled appointments and patients with urgent care needs. No-Shows and Missed AppointmentsQuality care for our patients is our priority. Care Resource de\x1fnes a No-show appointment as any scheduled appointment in which the patient:Does not arrive at the appointmentCancels with less than 24 hours noticeArrives more than 15 minutes late and is consequently unable to be seen.No-show and missed appointments have a signi\x1fcant negative impact on the Health Center and the healthcare we provide to our patients. When a patient no-shows a scheduled appointment it:Potentially jeopardizes the health of the no-showing patientIsunfair(andfrustrating)tootherpatientsthatwouldhavetakenthe appointment slotDisrespects not only the providers time, but also the time of the entire clinic 35'