How ASC (Ambulatory Surgical Center) will reduce healthcare costs?

Ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) have demonstrated an ability to control costs and save money with improved quality and customer services. ASC’s provide a lower-cost site of care as compared to hospital outpatient departments (HOPDs). There has been a reduction of more than $38 billion per year in the cost of outpatient surgery. Below are a […]

Upcoming challenges for Ambulatory Surgical Centers and how to overcome them

As ASCs observe a period of deteriorating reimbursement, regulatory changes and challenges, numerous ASC facilities are trying to guide their medical billing and coding team through budgetary crises.  Experts in the field are looking for feasible solutions that will align their reimbursement with services provided. The first and foremost step to improving ASC billing and […]

Ambulatory Surgery Medical Billing basics you ought to know

From the outset ASC billing (Ambulatory Surgery Center) is totally different than any other type of medical billing specialty. And as an Ambulatory Surgery Center biller and coder, it’s important to understand what the basics are. Basically, ambulatory surgery center is a facility that specializes in outpatient treatments. Some of these procedures are meant to […]