Outpatient Technology

COVID-19 exposes flaws in our primary-care system | Modern Healthcare | 7/27/2020

… challenge. The demands of the pandemic have exposed a foundational weakness in our primary-care system, the true front line for COVID-19 care. Without investment in four key areas—primary care; acceleration of outpatient technology ; data-sharing; and a move to prospective payment and value-based care models—we will be no more prepared for the next public health crisis than we were for this one. Investment now can …

The benefits of shifting cardiovascular procedures to outpatient settings | 6/12/2020

… were: Matthew Comstock, DO, an interventional cardiologist and founder of the Tulsa (Okla.) Cardiovascular Center of Excellence Jared Leger, RN, CEO of Arise Vascular Five key takeaways from their discussion: 1. The advancement of outpatient technology has driven the shift of coronary intervention from the hospital setting to ASCs. Smaller devices mean smaller incision sites that are quicker to heal, reducing bleeding risk to patients, according to Dr. Comstock. Reduced …

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The 4 technology trends affecting the shift from inpatient to outpatient care | Becker’s ASC Review | 5/7/2019

… by Rachel Popa May 06, Advances in minimally invasive surgeries are one of the technologies driving more procedures to the outpatient setting, according to healthcare data company Definitive Healthcare. Four things to know about outpatient technology : 1. Minimally invasive orthopedic, heart and ear, nose and throat surgeries are the common procedures migrating to the outpatient setting. 2. The minimally invasive instrumentation market is estimated to be worth $21.47 billion by …