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  1. The Surgery Center of Genesee County achieves accreditation

    The Surgery Center of Genesee County has achieved accreditation by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, reports M Live.  By Nick Gaudio -
  2. Judge drops class-action suit in Sutherland Healthcare Solutions stolen records case

    A judge dismissed on Friday a putative class-action lawsuit that accused both Sutherland Healthcare Solutions, a medical billing company, and Los Angeles County of negligence after their medical records had been stolen, reports Law360.  By Nick Gaudio -
  3. Medical coder salaries by region: 9 statistics

    Here are nine statistics on salaries for medical coders in accordance with U.S. region. The statistics are drawn from an annual survey released by the AAPC.  By Anuja Vaidya -
  1. Bloss Memorial Healthcare District acquires Central California Dental Surgicenter for $300k

    Bloss Memorial Healthcare District, based in Atwater, Calif., has acquired the Central California Dental Surgicenter in Atwater, according to a Merced Sun-Star report. By Carrie Pallardy -
  2. Fichte, Endl & Elmer Eyecare to open ASC in 2015

    Physician practice Fichte, Endl & Elmer Eyecare plan to open The Niagara (N.Y.) Medical and Surgical Park in 2015, according to a Niagara Gazette report.  By Carrie Pallardy -
  3. Weston Outpatient Surgical Center recognized for high standards

    3M recognized Weston (Fla.) Outpatient Surgical Center for having high standards in their daily practice. By Laura Dyrda -
  4. 7 things for ASC leaders to know for Monday

    Here are seven news updates for ambulatory surgery center industry leaders to know for Jan. 26, 2015.  By Carrie Pallardy -
  1. 3 ASCs that aced accreditation surveys

    Here are three ambulatory surgery centers that scored high on their accreditation and certification surveys, with few or no deficiencies cited.    By Carrie Pallardy and Anuja Vaidya -
  2. Integrity Wellness Center to open in Coppell, Texas

    Coppell, Texas, will have a surgery center by the end of February, the Coppell Gazette reports.  By Nick Gaudio -
  3. What do GI fellows need to know before establishing a practice?

    The world of medicine is without a doubt complex and, physicians just entering the field have many paths to choose from when beginning a practice. An established gastroenterologists offers insight into them most important considerations for GI fellows. By Carrie Pallardy -
  4. ICD-10 vs. IT: Most tech departments are struggling to keep up

    Most IT departments across the country are saying they aren't ready for the ICD-10 compliance deadline, ComputerWorld.com reports.  By Nick Gaudio -
  1. AmSurg continues to diversify with radiology services acquisition

    Sheridan, now the physician services division of AmSurg, has acquired the radiology services business Radisphere, according to a Nashville Business Journal report.  By Carrie Pallardy -
  2. ASC stock report: 5 key company updates — Jan. 22

    Here are the stock reports from five ambulatory surgery center companies for Jan. 22, 2015. By Laura Dyrda -
  3. GI/endoscopy company stock report – Jan. 22, 2015

    Here is a stock report on five publically traded GI/endoscopy companies for Jan. 15 to Dec. 22. By Carrie Pallardy -
  4. Annual & hourly ophthalmologist pay: 8 statistics

    Here are eight statistics on ophthalmologist compensation, based on Jackson & Coker's 2014 physician salary calculator.  By Anuja Vaidya -
  5. Poll: ICD-10 deadline has most CEOs concerned

    A recent poll shows that the majority of hospital leadership is more and more apprehensive about a looming ICD-10 deadline.  By Nick Gaudio -
  6. ASC physicians: How to build a personal & professional financial game plan

    Are you ready for retirement? Brian P. Driscoll, Executive Director/Financial Advisor with J.P. Morgan Securities, describes the importance of a financial strategy for ambulatory surgery center physicians. By Carrie Pallardy -
  7. 7 things for ASC leaders to know for Thursday

    Here are seven news updates for ambulatory surgery center leaders to know for Jan. 22, 2015.  By Carrie Pallardy -
  8. 5 bold predictions in ASC M&A landscape for 2015

    Based on his experience at Regent Surgical Health — which has seen tremendous growth in hospital joint venture surgery centers over the past seven years — Chief Development Officer Jeff Simmons says there will be many more joint ventures in the coming years. By Laura Dyrda -
  9. 12 gastroenterologists serving as ASC medical directors

    Gastroenterology is one of the highest volume ambulatory surgery center specialties. Here are 12 gastroenterologists who serve as medical directors of ASCs.  By Carrie Pallardy -