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Category: Ambulatory Facility

Plastic Surgeon and Surgery Facility

Posted On: January 13, 2016 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

As a Beverly Hills plastic surgeon and also a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), I must perform surgery in a facility that abides by the rigorous standards set for patient safety. As I have stated in the past few blog articles, there are many key questions to ask when determining the […]

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AMBULATORY FACILITY ACCREDITATION

Posted On: February 19, 2014 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

Brighton Surgical Center is the center that we use for plastic and reconstructive surgical procedures.  This center has both Medicare certification as well as JCOH, which is the Joint Commission of Accreditation of Hospitals.  Brighton Surgical Center completed both Medicare certification and recertification in 2013 and has recently become a JCOH-approved hospital facility.  These are […]

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Plastic Surgical Team Beverly Hills

Posted On: September 21, 2012 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

For any successful surgical outcome, it requires teamwork from several multi-talented physicians, nurses, and techs.  As you would expect, your plastic surgeon must be Board Certified with the American Board of Plastic Surgery and Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery and should also be members of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.  The […]

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Anesthesia and Quality Control

Posted On: August 24, 2012 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

Multiple factors are required to achieve a successful outcome in plastic surgery.  Not only must the surgeon be Board Certified with the American Board of Plastic Surgery, but the facility should be licensed as ours is with Medicare licensure and the anesthesiologist should be Board Certified with the American Board of Anesthesia. In my practice […]

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Plastic Surgery Center, Ambulatory Facility Qualifications

Posted On: June 27, 2012 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

Recently, all ambulatory Medicare licensed surgery centers were recertified in the United States.  This was a Federal Government Medicare requirement.  The recertification process allowed us to importantly review all the reasons why having Medicare licensure is so important.  The certification of Medicare in an ambulatory facility allows a similar standing to those hospitals that are […]

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