Shifting point of care to ambulatory surgery centers
For years, the acute care market has been a primary focus for many medical device companies. Multiple factors, however, indicate a shift in care settings from hospitals to ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs), and the growth of that market may signal a need for a stronger focus on this ancillary care channel. Read more to understand the primary indicators.
In this whitepaper, we explore what's behind the shift in care to ASCs and understand how key indicators impact the industry. You'll discover:
- Quantifiable implications of the pandemic on medical claims increases at ASCs
- Clinical outcome comparisons of hospital inpatient and outpatient procedures to ASCs
- Cost-savings and reimbursement differences for ASC-based procedures
- Mergers, acquisitions and overall market growth activity