Becker's Healthcare December 8, 2023
ASCs in some markets have to compete with the deep pockets of hospitals to recruit staff, but many can use work-life balance and flexible hours as incentives in hiring employees.
Ira Richterman, MD, an orthopedic surgeon at Canton, Ohio-based OrthoUnited Spectrum, joined Becker’s to discuss the biggest staffing lesson his team learned in 2023.
Editor’s note: These responses were edited lightly for brevity and clarity.
Question: What was the biggest lesson ASCs learned in 2023?
Dr. Ira Richterman: The biggest lesson ASCs learned in 2023 is to recognize they can...