Growth in the ambulatory surgery market is continuing at a rapid pace in 2018, with the sector generating more than $25 billion in combined annual revenue. Hospitals and health systems, physicians, and insurers are continuing to pursue ambulatory surgery center (ASC) investments, leading to an increasingly consolidated and competitive market in some regions.

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