California physician files permit for orthopedic ASC: 4 takeaways

Anesthesiologist Brian Hunt, MD, filed a permit to build an orthopedic ASC in El Dorado Hills, Calif., according to Village Life.

Here are four takeaways:

1. The proposed ASC is 22,272 square feet and will house four operating rooms.

2. Dr. Hunt plans to hire between 20 and 25 employees to staff the center.

3. A recently completed study found the ASC meets El Dorado County Planning Department design review requirements.

4. There isn't a concrete timeline for the ASC's opening at this time.

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