Becker's Healthcare August 10, 2022
As supply and labor costs skyrocket, many ASC leaders are seeking new ways to drive revenue.
Here are three:
1. Value-based care
ASCs are focusing on value-based care systems as big health industry players, investors and health systems migrate to the lower costs and better patient outcomes bundled payments provide.
“The payers are now interested in discussing bundles on some of the higher spends that can be done in the outpatient setting,” Jeffrey Flynn, administrator and COO of New York City-based Gramercy Surgery Center, told Becker’s. “Joint replacements, bariatric and some general procedures are all on the table for discussion. With the bigger push to move procedures out of the hospital, many of us are in discussions for bundled payments...