St. Joseph's Macomb adds surgical capacity

Barkholz, David
January 2000
Crain's Detroit Business;01/31/2000, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p54
Focuses on Saint Joseph's Mercy Hospital's establishment of an ambulatory surgery center on its campus in Macomb, Michigan. Number of operating rooms in the center; Hospital's decision to put the outpatient surgery center next to the inpatient operating rooms. INSET: Surgical center.


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