Oregon Surgery Center Hosts Senator Jeff Merkley

The Eye Health Eastside Surgery Center in Clackamas, Ore., recently hosted Senator Jeff Merkley, according to a Portland Tribune report.

Director of the ASC Cherie Shevlin, RN, guided Sen. Merkley around the center, which was founded 10 years ago. There are 12 physicians investors who perform cases there, and 16 physicians total. Sen. Merkley’s wife is a registered nurse at the facility.

Sen. Merkley is a co-sponsor of the ASC Quality and Access Act of 2013.


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