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Docs/Owners at Surgery Centers Operate More Often, Says Study
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Doctors invested in outpatient surgery centers perform about twice as many surgeries as doctors with no such financial stake, according to a new study in the April issue of Health Affairs.

“Our data suggest that physician behavior changes after investment in an outpatient facility,” said study author John Hollingsworth, MD, a Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar at the University of Michigan Medical School, in Ann Arbor, in a media release.