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ACA Will Bring More Patients to ASCs – But Will Profits Follow?
Senior Consultant Dr. Jill Sackman was interviewed on the impact the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is having on every part of the healthcare system, including ambulatory surgery centers. Her comments were published in the February 2014 issue of OR Manager in ACA will bring more patients to ASCs – but will profits follow?
According to Dr. Sackman, ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) “may well emerge as star players in the new system … ASCs stand alone, but they are concerned about costs and outcomes.”
To read Dr. Sackman’s take on the impact of the ACA on ASCs, see the full OR Manager article here.