This public report of ambulatory surgical center (ASC) quality data has been made possible through the voluntary efforts of participants in the ASC Quality Collaboration. The following organizations agreed to collect and submit clinical quality data reflecting patient admissions from October 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018: Ambulatory Surgery Center Association; Ambulatory Surgical Centers of America (ASCOA); AmSurg; California Ambulatory Surgery Association; Covenant Surgical Partners; HCA Ambulatory Surgery Division; Practice Partners in Healthcare, Inc; Regent Surgical Health, Surgical Care Affiliates (SCA); Surgery Partners; United Surgical Partners International (USPI) and Visionary Enterprises, Inc. This quarter’s data has been collected from 1,609 ASCs — including 999 multispecialty ASCs and 610 single specialty ASCs — representing every state except Vermont.
This report presents aggregated performance data for ASC facility-level quality measures developed by the ASC Quality Collaboration:
- Patient Fall in the ASC; Patient Burn; All Cause Hospital Transfer/Admission; Wrong Site, Side, Patient, Procedure, Implant; Prophylactic IV Antibiotic Timing; Appropriate Surgical Site Hair Removal; Normothermia; Unplanned Anterior Vitrectomy; Toxic Anterior Segment Syndrome (TASS); All Cause Emergency Department Visit Within One Day of Discharge; and All Cause Unplanned Hospital Admission Within One Day of Discharge.