Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, the rise of consumerism and pressure to lower costs was fueling the shift of care to non-acute care settings. However, the COVID-19 pandemic is expected to accelerate the push, explained Darren Marani, senior vice president of U.S. non-acute and inside sales at Dublin, Ohio-based Cardinal Health. With the right strategic approach, ASCs may become the go-to sites for elective and semi-elective procedures after the pandemic, according to Mr. Marani. Here, Mr. Marani discusses with Becker’s ASC Review the changing healthcare landscape amid the pandemic, shares how ASCs can thrive in a post-pandemic world and explains how distributors can help support surgery center growth.
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