Becker's ASC Review

March/April 2021 Issue of Becker's ASC Review

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BECKER'S ASC REVIEW Thousands of physicians joined 3 big ASC chains in the past year The large ASC companies added physicians in 2020 during the COVID-19 pandemic. Take a look at the various strategies in this article. How independent groups thrive amid consolidation Consolidation pressures in the ASC indus- try have existed for years and are increas- ing. This article covers how two indepen- dent groups have carved out a successful niche within competitive markets. Some ASC administrators have seen payers become more accepting of outpatient surgeries while other report continued challenges in contract negotiations. This article covers insights from ASC executives across the U.S. continued on page 42 continued on page 33 continued on page 17 Is the payer outlook bright or dark for ASCs? Inside the issue: What patients pay for common ASC procedures p. 12 16 physicians exit North Carolina health system p. 11 Spinal fusions and ASCs: 8 notes for 2021 p. 18 Optum to add 10,000 physicians & 3 other growth strategy details p. 40 10 high-paying cities for private practice ortho- pedic surgeons p. 7 9 key thoughts on bundled payments in spine surgery p. 64 15 things to know about total joint replacements and ASCs in 2021 p. 8 March/April 2021 • Vol. 2021 No. 3 INSIDE THE ISSUE 97+ STORIES FEATURED

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