The health care field is evolving at light speed, adapting to changing patient, physician and payer expectations. This is particularly evident in the physician practice management (PPM) and ambulatory surgery center (ASC) industries. We gathered recently in Nashville, Tennessee for the 2018 Physician Practice Management & ASC Symposium to explore and discuss these changes – from what’s improved in the PPM industry since the bubble-burst of the late 1990s to the challenges that lie ahead. View Full Post
A PPM Preview: Q&A with Leaders on What’s Driving the Industry Physician practice management (PPM) and ambulatory surgery center (ASC) companies continue to attract tremendous attention of private equity investors and continue to play a key and growing role in the healthcare services sector. In advance of our 2018 Physician Practice Management & ASC Symposium, I wanted to get a better sense of where the industry stands and how best to navigate it in 2018, so I reached out to four recognized experts on the matter: Andrew Kaplan, Principal, Bain Capital Private Equity Investment: Surgery Partners Barry Tanner, CEO, Physicians Endoscopy Wayne DeVeydt, CEO, Surgery Partners Marc Cabrera, Managing Director and Co-Head of Healthcare, Oppenheimer & Co. View Full Post