OBVC Considerations

There are many things to consider when deciding to open your own Office Based Vascular Center. Learn about some of the many considerations from peers who have experienced opening an OBVC first-hand.

Hear from Your Peers

Should You Open an OBVC?

Hear from your peers who have already opened a lab.

ENDOVASCULAR TODAY COVER STORY:  Device Decisions for Office-Based Endovascular Labs          

Key considerations in selecting everything from imaging equipment to disposables.

The performance of minimally invasive endovascular treatments for peripheral arterial and venous disease in an office setting was, for me, the next logical step in the evolution of therapy for these widespread diseases... by Joseph Coatti, MD, FACS

Dr. Joseph Coatti set up Shoreline Surgical Associates Outpatient Vascular Center with the help of OEC 9900 Elite and NuBOOM. Here's how and why:





Hear how Dr. Sam Ahn uses the OEC 9900 Elite to complete procedures in his Dallas Outpatient Vascular Center, DFW Vascular Associates.

Established in 2007, Dr. Sam Ahn's practice has grown to include 7 doctors. See how they utilize a motorized OEC 9900 Elite in their outpatient setting.

Contact Us Today. If you are considering opening an Office Based Vascular Center, GE Healthcare can help.

Call (866) 281-7545 today.

Considerations

What Financial Impacts Can You Expect?

Reference materials regarding revenue potential, costs, leasing and reimbursement.

ENDOVASCULAR TODAY COVER STORY:  Financial Considerations for Office-Based Intervention Labs  

An introduction to the revenue potential and costs of setup and operation.

Vascular specialists have seen a steady decline in their professional fees year after year in the past decade. For example, in 2007, the CMS national payment rate for CPT code 35475 for an arterial angioplasty was $479... by Sam Ahn MD, FACS, MBA

 

CASE STUDY FORUM:  Shoreline Surgical Associates, Middleton, Connecticut         

Shoreline Surgical Associates gains more than $3.3M in net benefits by deploying GE Office-Based Endovascular Lab.

Shoreline Surgical Associates in Middleton, Connecticut are experts in the fields of bariatric surgery, endovascular surgery, cardiovascular surgery, and general surgery. In 2012, the practice noted that Medicare was in the process of reducing the hospital reimbursements it pays for endovascular surgery... 

Leasing Options: Finance your new OBVC with a plan to suit your needs.

If you've been waiting for the right time to make your plans a reality, it is here.

Make an Office Based Vascular Center part of your growth today!

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Reimbursement

GE Healthcare advocates for the timely patient access to medically appropriate, high-quality imaging services, provided by knowledgeable and skilled providers of care.

Visit our Reimbursement section to find a CodeMap Calculator, CMS Comment Letters, information on coverage policies and updates, and additional resources.

   

Contact Us Today. If you are considering opening an Office Based Vascular Center, GE Healthcare can help.

Call (866) 281-7545 today.