Surgery Partners has acquired a share in a Delaware surgery center and two physician practices. Here are four things to know about the transactions and the company.
1. Surgery Partners acquired a majority interest in Delaware Outpatient Center for Surgery in Newark. The multispecialty center has been open since 2005 and has 30 physician partners. More than 50 physicians perform procedures at the center.
2. "We are excited for DOCS to join our team of ASCs providing best in class surgical solutions to patients. The addition of their skilled physicians and talented staff only further bolster our commitment to outstanding patient care," said Surgery Partners CEO Mike Doyle.
3. Surgery Partners acquired two physician practices in December 2014.
4. The company has been actively acquiring since last year. The company acquired Symbion in November 2014, shortly before the physician practice and DOCS acquisitions. The company's network now includes more than 100 ASCs and 2,400 physicians.