Superior patient-centered care crucial for complex outpatient procedures

Advances in technology, surgical technique, pain control, and rehabili­tation have made it possible to perform more complex orthopedic, on­cologic, and neurologic procedures in the outpatient setting. Patients may prefer to avoid the longer stays and higher costs associated with inpatient surgery, but they also may be uneasy about the level of care provided outside of a hospital.

In this article, Jeffry A. Peters, CEO, shares his story about undergoing a new procedure as an outpatient. Jeff explains why his experience was so positive, and describes patient engagement strategies that could benefit any ambulatory surgery center.

Learn more by downloading “Superior patient-centered care crucial for complex outpatient procedures.”