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  1. OrthoCarolina Opens $4.9M Surgery Center: 5 Key Points

    A group of 20 OrthoCarolina physicians opened the $4.9 million Mallard Creek Surgery Center in Charlotte, N.C., according to a Charlotte Business Journal report. Here five things to know about the new facility and OrthoCarolina. By Carrie Pallardy -
  2. Eye Surgery Center of Nashville to Expand Existing Space

    Eye Surgery Center of Nashville (Tenn.) plans to add approximately 4,000 square feet to its existing location, according to a report by The Tennessean. By Carrie Pallardy -
  3. SurgCenter Development, Physician Partners Open Monocacy Surgery Center

    A group of physicians in partnership with SurgCenter Development opened Monocacy Surgery Center in Frederick, Md., according to a report by The Frederick News-Post. By Carrie Pallardy -
  1. Dr. Jeffrey Nees Performs 2-Level Disc Replacement in Oklahoma ASC

    Jeffrey Nees, MD, recently became the second neurosurgeon in an Oklahoma ambulatory surgery center to perform a two-level artificial disc replacement. By Laura Dyrda -
  2. 5 Things to Know About Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act

    The national rate of colorectal cancer among Americans 50 and older dropped 30 percent in the last decade, but efforts to boost screening continue to push forward. Here are five things to know about the Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act. By Carrie Pallardy -
  3. 5 Gastroenterologists Focused on the Gut Microbiome

    Here are five gastroenterologists who focus on clinical research and practice relating to the gut microbiome. By Carrie Pallardy -
  4. Tuesday Talk: 10 ASCs Making Headlines This Week

    The following are 10 ambulatory surgery centers that have made the news locally, at the state level or nationally in the past week. By Ellie Rizzo -
  1. Johnson Controls Acquiring Air Distribution Technologies

    Johnson Controls is set to acquire Air Distribution Technologies, one of the largest independent air distribution and ventilation companies in North America. By Gina Sparacino -
  2. Surgical Care Affiliates 1Q Financial Results: 5 Key Points

    Surgical Care Affiliates released its 2014 first quarter financial results. By Carrie Pallardy -
  3. HSA PrimeCare Completes Sale & Leaseback of Indiana Surgery Center

    HSA PrimeCare closed the purchase of APAC Medical Plaza, a multispecialty, 13,200-square-foot surgery center in Crown Point, Ind. By Carrie Pallardy -
  4. Gadsden Endoscopy Center Acquires HALO/Barrx System

    Gadsden (Ala.) Endoscopy Center has acquired the HALO/Barrx system, an ablation system for the treatment of Barrett's esophagus, according to a report by The Messenger.  By Carrie Pallardy -
  1. 3 Things to Know About Capsule Endoscopy Coding

    Colonoscopy and endoscopy are the primary diagnostic and therapeutic avenues for a number of GI conditions, but these procedures are not always possible. Capsule endoscopy has arisen as a minimally invasive alternative in situations such as an incomplete colonoscopy or conditions that preclude colonoscopy or endoscopy. By Carrie Pallardy -
  2. Radiofrequency Therapy for GERD: DDW Panel Snapshot

    On May 5 at Digestive Disease Week a panel of nine gastroenterologists and digestive surgeons presented on radiofrequency therapy, or Stretta, as a treatment for gastroesophageal reflux disease. By Carrie Pallardy -
  3. 5 Physicians on ADR, Standard Colonoscopy, Cost Savings & More

    On May 5 during Digestive Disease Week, EndoChoice hosted a clinical symposium featuring five leading physicians who presented on issues related to its Fuse® Full Spectrum Endoscopy™ System.   By Carrie Pallardy -
  4. Key Considerations on Hospital Facilities Management

    Julie Kimble, vice president and general manager of Johnson Controls Global WorkPlace Solutions, provides 3 main points to examine when looking to outsource facilities management. By Gina Sparacino -
  5. AmSurg, SCA, USPI & More – 6 Recent Key Notes on ASC Companies

    Here are six recent news updates on ambulatory surgery center companies. By Carrie Pallardy -
  6. E-Implant Session by Dr. Blair Rhode at Becker's June ASC Meeting

    Dr. Blair Rhode of Orland Park Orthopedics Center for Sports Medicine will present a session called "E-Implant:  Cloud Based RFID Inventory Management and Generic Orthopedic Implant Procurement" at Becker's 12th Annual Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference. By Gina Sparacino -
  7. 10 ASC company leaders to know

    Here are 10 leaders of companies serving the ambulatory surgery center industry. The following leaders will be speaking at the 12th Annual Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference + The Future of Spine. By Carrie Pallardy -
  8. Last Day to Register for Becker's Hospital Review 5th Annual Meeting

    Monday, May 12th is the final day to register for Becker's Hospital Review 5th Annual Meeting!  Here are 11 things to know about the conference. By Gina Sparacino -
  9. Improve ASC Profitability: Tips from abeo

    Here are 5 strategies to reduce ASC costs from Lori Steger of abeo. By Gina Sparacino -