A.No, SurgCenter facilitates the development process of the surgery center in coordination with the nurse manager to develop an efficient and surgeon-friendly center. No development fees are paid to any corporations or individuals.
A.SurgCenter ASC's are usually constructed for owner-users convenience. Although adding non-owner users will typically increase the profitability of a center, there tends to be a trade-off with a decrease in the available block time for owner-users. This decision is typically left to the local owner surgeons to decide. We suggest not adding non-owner users until after at least one full year of operation.
A.On average, it takes approximately one year from our initial meeting with you until you can commence performing surgery at your center.
A.Units are sold at 5000 per unit and 100 units are sold in a typical center. All shareholders including SCD pay 5000 per unit.
A.Our centers average about 6,500 square feet, which would include 2 operating rooms and 1 treatment room.
A.Yes. However, most of our centers are multi-specialty. Multi-specialty centers are more buffered against changes in health care. In addition, multi-specialty centers are generally considered more valuable.
A.Multi-specialty centers generally have higher start-up costs due to the varied amount of equipment required. Multi-specialty centers also require larger amounts of storage for supplies and equipment.
A.The roots of our company are surgeon-based. Therefore, most of our corporate philosophy and actions are geared to surgeon convenience and not just profit.
A.Contact us and we will be happy to assist you with this requirement.
A.This is a frequently asked question. However, the answer is based on the type of procedures, the insurance mix, the size of the proposed facility and the number of specialties. Generally, 100 cases per month will lead to a profitable center.
Indiana Specialty Surgery Center
Indiana Specialty Surgery Center is a state of the art 7100 square foot surgery center located in Bloomington, IN. The facility includes 2 ORs, 2 procedure rooms, and 2 dedicated overnight stay recovery rooms. A variety of procedures are performed here, including...» Learn more