TITLE

Need more revenue? Add a new product line

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Same-Day Surgery;Jan2011, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on an increase in revenue which the Ambulatory Surgery Center at Kelsey-Seybold Clinic in Houston, Texas saw after it decide to offer several new procedures and provides information that surgical centers need to be aware of before offering new services.
ACCESSION #
56942625

 

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