ambulatory surgery center


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ambulatory surgery center

A free-standing center that performs various types of surgery

ambulatory surgery center

An outpatient surgical center for cardioversions, endoscopies, and other relatively minor operations that do not require prolonged confinement in a hospital.
See also: center
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LaDonna Jergins, facility manager at the Evansville Surgery Center, claims ambulatory surgery centers "get patients back to work sooner, because they provide an experience that is more positive."
Many measures were taken to ensure that the design of the building was an active part of improving patient care and well being at Spivey Station Ambulatory Surgery Center.
Another copy is sent to the coder/biller of Harmony Ambulatory Surgery Center. Another copy is sent directly to the nurses' station.
The Contractor Shall Analyze The Data For Reimbursement Options Of Ambulatory Surgery Centers Pursuant To Krs 342.035.
As a result, they successfully sought outside investment capital, built the ambulatory surgery center themselves and began to profit from its successful operations.
Located in Pascagoula, Mississippi, the 18,500 rentable square feet Mississippi Coast Endoscopy & Ambulatory Surgery Center is a multi-specialty centre.
The companies selected have experience managing and developing ambulatory surgery centers (ASC's) and Surgery One is positioned to grow over the next year.
Initially, the Medicare payment was 50 percent of the ambulatory surgery center and 50 percent of hospital-based costs.
-Fully licensed ambulatory surgery center whose primary activity will be to perform ophthalmic surgery of all types
This is similar to the position taken by the American Medical Association on the self-referral issue and would encompass ownership of an ambulatory surgery center or a hospital.
Access Surgery Center, acquired by Physicians Endoscopy, is a four room ambulatory surgery center with two procedure rooms and two operating rooms, performing over 12,500 procedures annually.
This is the highest level of accreditation for an ambulatory surgery center.