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  1. 30 ASCs Making the News in June

    The following are 30 ambulatory surgery centers that have made the news locally, at the state level or nationally in the past month. By Ellie Rizzo -
  2. 3 Recent ASC Acquisitions

    Here are three recent ambulatory surgery center ownership and real estate acquisitions. By Carrie Pallardy -
  3. 5 Things to Know About Polypectomy Rate & ADR Correlation

    In a recent study published in the Clinical Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, researchers compared adenoma detection rate and polypectomy rate in different segments of the colon and between sexes. Here are five things to know about the study. By Carrie Pallardy -

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  1. CMS Proposes 2015 ASC, HOPD & Physician Fee Schedule Payment Changes: 5 Things to Know

    The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has proposed 2015 payment changes for hospital outpatient departments and ambulatory surgery centers, as well as policy and payment changes for the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule. Here are five things to know about the proposed changes. By Carrie Pallardy -
  2. 7 Things for ASC Leaders to Know for Today

    Here are seven news updates for ambulatory surgery center leaders to know for July 7, 2014. By Carrie Pallardy -
  3. 22 Physician-Owned ASCs Opening or Announced in 2014

    Here are 22 ambulatory surgery centers completely or partially owned by physicians that have been announced or opened thus far this year. By Carrie Pallardy -
  4. 5 Solutions to Generate Improved ASC Cash Flow

    America's healthcare industry is shifting left and right, and creating chaos that is proving costly. Most notably, as reimbursement structures change, healthcare consumers must assume greater financial responsibility for their care, and it's a reality that's leading to sticker shock. By Jocelyn C. Gaddie, Vice President, Business Development, in2itive Business Solutions -
  1. Shedding light on healthcare costs: 9 ASCs offering price transparency

    Here are nine ambulatory surgery centers that offer patients the prices for procedures beforehand.  By Carrie Pallardy and Anuja Vaidya -
  2. Put GI Data to Work: How to Leverage Data to Improve Reimbursement Rates

    Quality reporting, though increasingly necessary, can be a time consuming task. But, physicians can use the resultant data to their advantage. By Carrie Pallardy -
  3. 5 Core Concepts on Robotic Partial Knee Surgery in ASCs: Navio Makes it Possible

    Fremont, Calif.-based Arthur Ting, MD, was first introduced to robotic technology for knee surgery at an ambulatory surgery center. By Laura Dyrda -
  4. Foundation Healthcare Names Hubert King CFO

    Foundation Healthcare appointed Hubert King CFO. By Laura Dyrda -
  1. 6 Recent ASC Industry Leadership Moves & Honors

    Here are six ambulatory surgery center industry leaders who have recently taken on new roles or earned industry recognition. By Carrie Pallardy -
  2. ASCA Benchmarking 2014 Q2 Now Open

    The Ambulatory Surgery Center Association has opened the data collection period for the second quarter of 2014 for its ASCA Benchmarking Program. By Laura Dyrda -
  3. 7 Things for ASC Leaders to Know for Today

    Here are seven news updates for ambulatory surgery center leaders to know for July 2, 2014. By Carrie Pallardy -
  4. 4 Things to Know About Gastroenterologist Burnout

    In a recent study published in the journal Gastroenterology, researchers examine the root causes of burnout in gastroenterologists and possible prevention tactics. Here are four things to know. By Carrie Pallardy -
  5. Tactics to Curb 4 of the Top Endoscopy Center Cost Drivers

    Lean operations are a staple of endoscopy center success, but there are always areas that threaten to drive costs beyond the budget.   By Carrie Pallardy -
  6. 16 Gastroenterologists Making Headlines

    Here are 16 gastroenterologists who recently took on new leadership positions. By Carrie Pallardy -
  7. 8 New ASC Openings, Plans & Expansions

    Here are eight ambulatory surgery centers that have been planned, opened or expanded within the past month. By Carrie Pallardy -
  8. Anesthesia M&A Surge: Driving Factors, Key Players & Physician Perspective

    Merger and acquisition activity has increased significantly in the anesthesia market. Cross Keys Capital, an investment banking firm focused on the middle market, is not only in the thick of the action but leads in deals closed in the anesthesiology space. By Carrie Pallardy -
  9. Regent Surgical Health Adds Director of Development, Physician Recruitment & Financial Analyst

    Regent Surgical Health has added two new employees: Lindsay Rinnan and Preeti Syal. By Carrie Pallardy -