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Montana ASCs saved Medicare $304k for these procedures: 3 things to note

Performing procedures at ASCs can yield tremendous savings, according to ASCA.

Note: The following data is based on 2014 figures.

Here are three things to note:

1. Montana ASCs saved Medicare up to $304,000 on colonoscopies.

2. Medicare accrued $3.8 million in savings on cataract procedures by directing patients to undergo the procedures at Montana ASCs.

3. There were 17 Medicare-certified ASCs in Montana in 2014.

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