There was plenty of significant news about outpatient services and ambulatory surgery in May. Here are 10 of the top reports, selected by the Avanza team. Topics include physician independence, double-booking surgeries, a major acquisition, selecting an ASC, cybersecurity and surgical site infection guidelines.
April was full of big news concerning outpatient services and ambulatory surgery. Avanza has chosen 10 of the top reports for this round-up. Topics include a new ASC benchmarking tool, growing interest in outpatient care from hospital C-suites, bundled payments, most challenging Joint Commission standards, telehealth, surgical smoke and a few major acquisitions.
Avanza Healthcare Strategies is pleased to have attended and been a sponsor of the Becker's Hospital Review 8th Annual Meeting in Chicago. We look forward to using what we learned at the conference to continue our work supporting clients with the delivery of high quality care in the low-cost outpatient setting.
March was another big month for national and state outpatient services and ambulatory surgery news. The Avanza leadership team has selected 10 of the top news reports. Topics covered include new legislation, consolidation, surgery center planning, support for a new Vermont ASC, the value of mobile follow-up care and a new valuation survey.