Effective HOPD Conversion

Three Steps to an Effective HOPD Conversion

As healthcare reimbursement policies continue to shift, hospitals are re-thinking how to deliver the best quality care while improving the bottom line. In a reversal from previous practices, they have begun to convert hospital outpatient departments (HOPD) to ambulatory surgery centers (ASC) in order to reap the advantages associated with HOPD to ASC conversion. The…

Lessons Learned on Outpatient TJR Experience

With over a year in operation as the pacific northwest’s first surgery center dedicated specifically to total joint replacement (TJR) and other complex orthopedic procedures, the surgeon-owners at Oregon Surgical Institute (OSI) have honed many new processes. These practices are related to patient experience and patient selection, accompanied by a common core of protocols across the…

Regent Supports Dominican Republic Mission Trip, Making Spine Surgery Possible for 13

For the second consecutive year, Regent employees joined a 26-person volunteer team of orthopedic and neurosurgeons, anesthesiologists and a variety of supporting professionals, in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, to provide desperately needed spine surgeries for youth and young adults (read about 2018 trip here). Operating at Cedimat Hospital, this year’s team completed 13 surgeries over…

Regent Surgical Health Announces New Partnership with Lee Health and The Center for Specialized Surgery

Regent Surgical Health announced today a partnership with physician partners from the Center for Specialized Surgery and Lee Health, a nationally recognized, award-winning health system in Southwest Florida with over 100 locations. Located at 2565 Cleveland Ave. in Ft. Myers, the Center for Specialized Surgery is a state-of-the-art ambulatory surgery center dedicated to orthopedics, with…