Becker's ASC Review

Jan/Feb 2017 Issue of Becker's ASC Review

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BECKER'S ASC REVIEW 5 ASC Powerhouses: 35 Things to Know on the Largest Surgery Center Chains Tenet Healthcare/United Surgical Partners International, AmSurg, Surgical Care Affiliates, Hospital Corporation of America and Surgery Partners are the five largest ASC chains in the country. is article covers seven key points for each chain, highlighting procedure volume, key transactions, leadership and more. The Future of Spine and ASCs: 5 Trends to Watch Sev Hrywnak, MD, CEO of SEV Group, and Chris Bishop, CEO of Regent Surgical Health discussed the future of spine and ASCs at the Becker's ASC 23rd Annual Meeting in October 2016. e article covers bundled payments, hospital acquisitions, super groups, physician incomes and the power patients will have in the future healthcare system. ASCs that are jointly owned by independent physician groups and hospitals or health system may spur contention and discord among the clinicians and hospital administrators, according to a panel of industry experts at the Becker's ASC Review 23rd Annual Meeting in October 2016. Joseph Zasa, JD, managing partner and founding partner of ASD Management; omas K. Miller, MD, vice chairman of orthopedic surgery and chief of the section of sports medicine at Roanoke, Va.-based Carilion Clinic; Stephanie Martin, RN, senior director of operations for Regent Surgical Health; and Michael Patterson, president and CEO of Mississippi Valley Health in Davenport, Iowa, weighed in. e panel discussed building business relationships between the two sides, embracing a hybrid EMR/paper record system and taking patient perspectives into account to drive the joint venture. continued on page 24 continued on page 44 continued on page 21 Independent vs. Hospital-Associated ASCs: Mutually Assured Destruction or an Uneasy Truce? Inside the issue: 85 New Outpatient Surgery Centers in 2016 p. 60 10 Key Trends in Physician Executive Pay — C-suite Reaches $499k p. 12 AmSurg, Envision Healthcare Shareholders Approve Merger p. 26 8 Orthopedic Imaging Technologies to Know: C-arms, O-arms & G-arms p. 14 7 Positive, Negative Healthcare Trends Impacting ASCs p. 23 CHS to Sell 17 Hospitals to Drive Down Debt p. 22 CMS Final Rule Increases ASC Pay 1.9% in 2017 p. 37 5 Key Notes on Workplace Violence in Healthcare p. 58 25 ASCs With Total Disc Replacement p. 46 Overlapping Orthopedic Surgeries: Does it Affect Quality, OR Time in ASCs? p. 44 INSIDE: Becker's 15th Annual Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference + The Future of Spine Brochure January/February 2017 • Vol. 2017 No. 1 Becker's 15th Annual Spine, Orthopedic and Pain- Management Driven ASC Conference + The Future of Spine June 22-24, 2017 | Swissotel, Chicago 235 Total Speakers 140+ Physicians and Surgeons Speaking Keynotes from Andrew Hayek, Marcus Allen, Michael Kasper & Lou Dobbs Call 1.800.417.2035 or email or visit REGISTER TODAY 40+ STORIES FEATURED Inside The Issue

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