• Instructional
http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Fri May 07 16:19:59 2021
May 7, 2021
Choosing to outsource your revenue cycle management (RCM) is an essential decision for any ASC. But how do you ensure that you select the right vendor partner? At Simplify, we encourage centers to consider a range of critical ques [...]
  • Educational / Industry
http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Fri Apr 16 16:31:54 2021
Apr 14, 2021
Back in May of 2020 during the height of a global pandemic, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) published the 21st Century Cures Act: [...]
  • Instructional
http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Sun Mar 21 17:32:22 2021
Mar 19, 2021
Now more than ever, ASCs are under pressure to remain profitable while continuing to provide a safe, surgical environment for both patients and staff. The COVID-19 pandemic required almost all ASCs to implement new processes and r [...]
  • Lifestyle Content
http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Tue Feb 23 17:51:31 2021
Feb 23, 2021
"Successful people do what unsuccessful people are not willing to do. Don't wish it were easier; wish you were better." -- Jim Rohn Running a surgery center draws upon a broad yet diverse set of clinical, technical, operational an [...]
  • Instructional
http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Wed Mar 27 18:04:22 2019
Mar 18, 2019
The average ASC racks up $1.5 million annually in operating expenses. Of that, $464,000 is spent on drugs and medical supplies. With ASCs under spending limits to maintain their Medicaid certification, not to mention their own pro [...]
  • Instructional
http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Mon Jul 22 19:11:27 2019
Mar 11, 2019
Would you rather have a root canal or live with a new EMR implementation? Ask ASC teams and administrators, and they might opt for the root canal. In exchange for far-off promises of making everything “better,” they’d rather live [...]
  • Instructional
http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Wed Mar 27 18:22:49 2019
Mar 7, 2019
It is estimated that ASCs spend up to $7 on materials to build a paper chart. Multiply that by an annual case count and it adds up - fast. By how much? Based on average annual case volume reported from Medicare-certified ASCs, the [...]
  • Instructional
http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Sun Mar 31 02:21:41 2019
Feb 26, 2019
A recent report from Relias Media paints a rosy picture for ASC growth: procedure volume is expected to climb 16 percent over the next 7 years, and revenues are expected to grow to $40 billion next year — up from $36 billion last [...]
  • Instructional
http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Mon Apr 01 00:42:20 2019
Feb 19, 2019
It is estimated that ASCs spend up to $7 on materials to build a paper chart. Multiply that by an annual case count and it adds up - fast. By how much? Based on average annual case volume reported from Medicare-certified ASCs, the [...]
  • Educational / Industry
http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Mon Apr 01 00:44:34 2019
Feb 12, 2019
Claims management keeps the wheels turning in any ASC. Without prompt and “clean” claims, no one gets paid, and no one is happy. Yet ASC coding and billing is likely the most complex part of any surgery center’s business operation [...]
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