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1. Average Surgery Center Staff Hours Per Case By Facility Size. Click Here

2. 10 ASCs Performing More Than 10,000 Procedures Annually. Click Here

3. Arkansas OB/GYN Indicted on Charges of Healthcare Fraud. Click Here

4. Colorado Surgery Center Provides Free Surgeries to Uninsured. Click Here

5. Arkansas Surgery Center Closes Following Suspension of Owner's Medical License. Click Here

6. Major Construction Completed on Missouri ASC. Click Here

7. Pennsylvania Hospital Wins Exception to Build New ASC, Hospital. Click Here

8. Shared Usernames: HIPAA Security No-No, by Marion K. Jenkins, PhD, of QSE Technologies. Click Here

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Meridian Surgical Partners. Meridian aligns with physicians in the acquisition, development and management of multi-specialty ASCs and surgical facilities. Read more about Meridian.

APIC. The Association for Professionals in Infection Control & Epidemiology has more than 12,000 members who have primary responsibility for infection prevention, control and epidemiology in healthcare settings around the globe. Learn more about APIC.

Anesthesia Healthcare Partners. AHP provides ASCs, hospitals, or office-based practice with the choice of all-inclusive anesthesia service solutions or any combination of those distinct anesthesia service components, which include anesthesia billing, recruitment and practice management. Learn more about AHP.

ASCOA. Since 1984, ASCOA's founders have helped physician-owners start and operate successful facilities; ASCOA currently owns and manages 34 facilities across the country with 14 others in development. Learn more about ASCOA.

PENTAX Medical Company. PENTAX offers detection and efficiency solutions for video and fiber endoscopy equipment and computer technology/imaging products for diagnostic, therapeutic and research applications in the GI, ENT and pulmonary fields. Learn more about PENTAX.

Pinnacle III. PINNACLE III specializes in operational development, management, payor contracting, coding, billing, and collecting for ASCs. Learn more about Pinnacle.

Eveia Health Consulting & Management. Founded by I. Naya Kehayes, MPH, Eveia Health Consulting & Management is comprised of a team of seasoned professionals who are experts in reimbursement management, managed care contracting, and business management with a specialization in ASCs and surgical practices. Learn more about Eveia.

Health Inventures. Health Inventures provides strategic and business planning, joint venture formation, facility development and operations management for ASCs. Learn more about Health Inventures.

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