The First Comprehensive Book on ASCs

In its 3rd Edition

A systematic approach for surgery center development and management. Written by professionals who have operated successful centers across the U.S. since the mid-1980s. Based on their knowledge, practices and systems, all proven in the field and continuously refined to meet the challenges of health care.

Insightful, practical, entertaining.

Expand your understanding of ASC operations—whether you’re new or a veteran in the game, a student or teacher.

Co-published by the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association. Used as a text by the University of Alabama School of Health Sciences Health Administration.

Focuses on the 4 Cornerstones of ASC Operations:
  • Patient care
  • Business office
  • Risk management
  • Payer contracting & revenue

By Joseph S. Zasa and Robert J. Zasa, founders and managing partners of ASD Management, and members of their team of experts. With contributions from revered experts in the field: Scott Becker JD, Amber Walsh JD, Ken Siep, Aaron Murski, Joe Baugh, Randy Bishop, Durr Boyles, Steven Dobias, Steve Sorey. Dr. TK Miller, Dr. John Fitz, Dr. Michael Latham and Dr. Alan Valadie.