American Family Care

American Family Care

Urgent care/primary care centers
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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
#82 Not ranked last year
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Initial investment
$1M - $1.4M
Units as of 2021
246 25.5% over 3 years

Company Overview

About American Family Care

Industry
Health
Related Categories
Miscellaneous Health Services
Founded
1982
Parent Company
American Family Care
Leadership
Bruce Irwin, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
2008 (13 years)
# of employees at HQ
350
# of Units
246 (as of 2021)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
3700 Cahaba Beach Rd.
Birmingham, AL 35242

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a American Family Care franchise.

Financial Requirements & Ongoing Fees

Here’s what you can expect to spend to start the business and what ongoing fees the franchisor charges throughout the life of the business.

Initial Franchise Fee
$60,000
Initial Investment
$1,008,000 - $1,441,500
Net Worth Requirement
$1,200,000
Cash Requirement
$550,000
Royalty Fee
6%
Ad Royalty Fee
1%
Term of Agreement
15 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes

Financing Options

Some franchisors offer in-house financing, while others have relationships with third-party financing sources to which they refer qualified franchisees.

In-House Financing
American Family Care offers in-house financing to cover the following: equipment
Third Party Financing
American Family Care has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: franchise fee, startup costs, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Training & Support Offered

Franchisors offer initial training programs and a variety of ongoing support options to help franchisees run their businesses.

On-The-Job Training
78 hours
Classroom Training
20.5 hours
Additional Training
At master locations
Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Security & Safety Procedures
Lease Negotiation
Field Operations
Site Selection
Franchisee Intranet Platform
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
Regional Advertising
Social Media
SEO
Website Development

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Is absentee ownership allowed?
Yes
Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
No
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
# of employees required to run
8
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes

Franchise 500 Ranking History

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Updated: February 8th, 2021