The Impact of Freestanding Ambulatory Surgery Centers on Rural Community Hospital Performance, 1997–2006
Describes the impact of ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) on rural hospital markets. Includes a comparison of urban and rural freestanding ASC services.
Walter Gregg, Douglas Wholey, Ira Moscovice
Upper Midwest Rural Health Research Center
Healthcare business and finance · Hospitals · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Surgery