SurgCenter Development, Humana enter into provider agreement & more — 7 ASC industry notes

Written by Eric Oliver | March 19, 2019 | Print  |

Here are seven updates on ASC companies and industry-relevant companies to note:

Humana and Towson, Md.-based SurgCenter Development entered an agreement adding more than 100 SurgCenter Development locations to Humana's national provider network, effective Feb. 1.

Brentwood, Tenn.-based Surgery Partners reported a slight revenue increase in the fourth quarter of 2018, as well as significant revenue growth for the full year. Read more and read six takeaways from the company's quarterly earnings call.

A recurring bill that would allow patients to stay at ASCs for up to 48 hours after surgery advanced through its first Florida House Committee. Read more.

Becker's ASC Review broke down where Addison, Texas.-based United Surgical Partners International, Nashville, Tenn.-based AmSurg, Deerfield, Ill.-based Surgical Care Affiliates, Townson, Md.-based SurgCenter Development and Brentwood, Tenn.-based Surgery Partners stand in 2019. Read more.

SimplifyASC surpassed the midpoint in its $6 million Series A fundraising with $2.75 million from Jumpstart Capital.

Vancouver, Canada-based CRH Medical Corp., made five acquisitions in 2018 to boost its anesthesia presence.

Montecito Medical Real Estate closed on a multiholding medical office building portfolio transaction, which includes an ophthalmic surgery center.

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