Spotlight on Success: An Investment in Patient Education Pays Dividends in Total Joint Outcomes and Patient Satisfaction

This article was written by The Joint Commission and published in The Source April 2022 issue. You can read the original content here. Patient education is fundamental to healthcare in any setting, but it is particularly important for ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) because patients recover at home. Patients experience better outcomes when they receive high-quality…

Recognizing Q4 RISE Award Recipients

We are proud to recognize 16 team members for going above and beyond and demonstrating our RISE values: Respectful Caring, Integrity, Stewardship, and Efficiency. Regent Surgical Health’s RISE program was created to develop a values-driven culture to help our team stay focused on the goal of leveraging our expertise while partnering with physicians and hospital…

High Plains Surgery Center is the First in Wyoming to Bring Robotic Technology to an Outpatient Surgery Center

High Plains Surgery Center became the first ambulatory surgery center in Wyoming to offer the newest generation of minimally invasive robotic surgery in an outpatient setting. The da Vinci X system can be used on a wide range of outpatient procedures benefiting patients through smaller incisions, greater precision, fewer complications, and greater satisfaction. “The new…

Recognizing 2021 Q3 RISE Award Recipients

Regent Surgical Health’s RISE program inspires a values-driven culture that helps our clinical, financial, and operational team members stay focused on delivering service the Regent Way and setting a high standard for the entire industry. We recognized more than 20 team members in Q3 for going above and beyond and exemplifying our values: Respectful Caring,…

Case Costing Helps ASCs Thrive Despite Reimbursement Differential

While lower reimbursement for the exact same procedures done at hospitals is a reality for ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs), superior operating efficiency and meticulous accounting make continued sector growth possible. Case costing is one such accounting method, focusing on capturing the costs of supplies used but indirect costs could be rolled in as well. But corralling…

Regent Launches Bundled Payment Strategy in Multiple Markets

Already a thought leader in the shift to value-based care, Regent Surgical Health has launched a bundled payment strategy within the ambulatory surgery center (ASC) marketplace. As part of the program, the company plans to begin managing episodes of care with a bundled payment approach in multiple markets. “When a bundled payment opportunity comes in,…