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Medicare Payment Rates for ASC’s will Increase in 2011

Just announced in November, Medicare payment rules for Ambulatory Surgery Centers will increase by 0.2% next year.  This is good news for ASC’s compared to the original proposal of 0% increase. Here is a link to a one page article titled: Medicare Raises ASC Rates 0.2%, HOPD Rates 2.35% in 2011  We will keep you […]

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AORN Ambulatory Conference Begins October 28th

Event Announcement for ASC’s If you are an Ambulatory Surgery professional certainly you must already know about the AORN Ambulatory Conference scheduled in Denver the last week of October.  This is a time to learn first hand about critical issues facing ASC’s.  There will be networking opportunities and you will be able to meet with your […]

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How will 2011 Medicare Rates Affect your ASC Business?

In the proposed rule published July 2nd by the Centers of Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) ambulatory surgery centers would see a 0% increase in Medicare payments next year. For anyone that works in the ASC business, the slightest change to the proposal can affect your bottom line even if you are well prepared. Here […]

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