Ambulatory Surgery Centers Are Committed to High Quality, Cost-Effective Care

ASC’s save Medicare $2,000,000,000 (2 billion) annually by providing low-cost services. By shifting just half of all eligible outpatient surgeries to the ASC setting, Medicare could save an additional $2,300,000,000 (2.3 billion) annually. ASC’s save Medicare
beneficiaries an average of 56% of their coinsurance.* The quality of care, partnered with the lower costs provide both the patient and payer an opportunity to enhance the overall healthcare experience.

*Source: ASC Ambulatory Surgery Center Advocacy Committee