Ambulatory Shift of Cardiovascular Procedures

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As payer support, technological advances and care redesign enable care to be delivered in lower-acuity and lower-cost settings, the opportunity to shift procedures to the ambulatory setting is now top of mind. This shift, however, is highly market dependent. A complex combination of forces, including federal and local regulations, workforce, patient population, and the current market landscape, must be assessed to understand if this shift aligns with and supports the broader goals of an organization’s cardiovascular program.