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President-Elect of Iowa ASC Association Announces All State Surgery Centers Meet CMS Quality Requirements

Written by Carrie Pallardy | December 13, 2013

President-Elect of the Iowa Association of Ambulatory Surgery Centers Michael Patterson has announced the 28 ASCs in Iowa have all met the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services quality reporting requirements, according to a Quad-City Times report.

There are five ambulatory surgery centers located in Iowa's Quad Cities.

The reporting requirements include several issues such as wrong site surgery, patient burns, patient falls and hospital transfers.

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