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5. 9 takeaways on compensation for otolaryngologists in 2020 Full story
6. Kentucky surgery center undergoes expansion, renovation Full story
7. Envision sending 80 more clinicians to Texas — 5 details Full story
8. How an ASC achieved 149% of its cash goal — click here to learn more.
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10. Physicians' 5 major concerns about patient care delays Full story
11. PE makes inroads into cardiology & more — 8 ASC industry notes Full story
12. Are professionals managing your anesthesia care? Click here to find out how to increase daily cases and reduce cancellations due to emergent events.
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