“How can I help?” A question so many are asking right now. With no one right answer, as a part of the health care community, we are inspired by the “Hearts for Healthcare workers and first responders” social initiative. How it works: Hang a heart in your window to show your support for anyone … Continued
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‘A paradigm shift’: Dr. William Balcom on establishing one of Massachusetts’ 1st total knee replacement programs Click here for the original Becker’s article William Balcom, MD, an orthopedic surgeon practicing at The Surgery Center in Shrewsbury, Mass., recently performed the first outpatient total knee replacement at an ASC in Worcester County. Dr. Balcom spoke with … Continued
Click Here for Original WBJ Article Natick surgery center slated to open next spring July 10, 2019 Reliant Medical Group and Shields Health Care Group are planning a jointly operated outpatient surgical center on Speen Street in Natick. A … Continued
Click Here for Original Becker’s Article Amazon & other ASC supply chain disruptors: 3 Qs with Shields Health Care’s Prashanth Bala Written by Rachel Popa June 27, 2019 Price transparency is a hot topic on the provider side, but it should also be touched on for supply chain, according to Prashanth Bala, director of ambulatory … Continued
Click Here for Original Becker’s Article The top growth opportunities for ASC leaders to know: Shields Health Care Group CEO Tom Shields weighs in Written by Rachel Popa May 16, 2019 To capitalize on new growth opportunities available to ASCs created by the shift to outpatient surgery, ASCs should look to adopt new technologies … Continued
CLICK: http://www.wcvb.com/article/manogram-the-new-test-for-prostate-cancer/12664879 WCVB news anchor Rhondella Richardson interviews Shields’ medical director, Dr. Steve Sweriduk and Shields’ patient Bill Whelan about the benefits of the “manogram” for prostate cancer detection. Bill is 76 years old and had a rising PSA. His physician told him “there was a 98% chance he did NOT have prostate cancer.” but … Continued