TITLE

Careful management of contracts saves $100K

PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Same-Day Surgery;Jun2007, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p72
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on key revenue areas that must be addressed to help an ambulatory surgery center out of financial difficulties.
ACCESSION #
25268873

 

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