Outpatient surgery providers examine how to thrive in current economy

January 2009
Same-Day Surgery;Jan2009, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p1
Academic Journal
The article reports on the impact of the economic crisis in outpatient surgery providers. It mentions that most patients ask for charity care and subsidized services instead of elective surgeries. In addition, hospitals cut down the number of staff to cut and save costs. It also states there are delays on surgeries due to lack of staff.


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