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2020 Insights into the Ambulatory Surgery Center Industry - Volumes Fall During COVID-19 -

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The "2020 Ambulatory Surgery Center Market Report" report has been added to's offering.

The 2020 Ambulatory Surgery Center Market Report covers the industry-wide shift in surgical procedures from inpatient to outpatient setting.

During first the several months of COVID-19, 100% of ASCs stopped elective surgeries, 73% stopped semi-elective surgeries, and 33% stopped non-elective surgeries.

ASCs perform 41% of surgical procedures. By the mid-2020s ASCs are expected to perform 68% of orthopedic surgeries

Key Topics Covered:

  • Executive Summary

  • ASC Market Overview

  • Surgeries Shift To Outpatient Centers As Surgery Volumes Grow

  • More Surgeries Are Done At ASCs Than Any Other Setting

  • ASC Procedure Volumes Fall During COVID-19

  • ASC Procedures Delayed During COVID-19

  • ASCs Expected To Play Critical Role Post-COVID-19

  • Majority Of ASCs Operate With Single Specialty

  • Number Of ASC Total Joint Replacement Procedures Grow

  • ASCs Offer Lower Cost Alternative To HOPDs

  • Cataract Surgery Most Performed ASC Service

  • Cataract Removal Leads ASC Procedures By Total Charges

  • Total Knee Replacement And Cardiac Procedures Added to CMS Payable List In 2020

  • ASC Quality Reporting Metrics For 2020 And 2022

  • 73% Of Hospital ASCs Operated As Physician Joint Ventures

  • Majority Of ASC Centers Are Independent

  • Lower Cost And Convenient Recovery Touted As Top ASC Advantages

  • New Technologies Are Biggest Challenge For Outpatient Care

  • ASC Physicians Play Key Role In Purchasing Decisions

  • GHX Reports $2.0 Billion In Treatment Center Sales Through Distribution In 2019

  • GHX Reports Treatment Center Sales By Segment

  • GHX Lists Outpatient Surgery Products Sold Through Distribution

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