Currently working as the OSF St. Joseph Medical Center Medical Director, Dr. Lamont Tyler advanced to his position after two years in the urgent care division. Dr. Lamont Tyler is a member of the American Academy of Family Medicine and the American Academy of Urgent Care Medicine (AAUCM).
Based in Orlando, Florida, the AAUCM is a nonprofit organization that contributes to the scientific research needed to improve the inclusive quality of health care. As a group that supports progressing the urgent care medicine practice, this society is comprised mainly of physicians, nurse practitioners, and assistant physicians.
In 2015, the AAUCM announced that it partnered with the American College of Medical Scribe Specialists (ACMSS) to provide AAUCM members with specific urgent care scribe courses. AAUCM members now receive discounts on ACMSS membership, which aids in gaining certifications. Medical scribes are essential in the industry for keeping accurate and detailed clinical documentation for reference and compliance issues.
As Medical Director of OSF St. Joseph Medical Center’s PromptCare, Dr. Lamont Tyler takes pride in the diverse array of services offered to all individuals on a walk-in basis.