Specialized Coding for the ASC Professional

An ambulatory surgical center (ASC) furnishes outpatient surgical services to patients and is certified by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). An ASC can be independent, or operated by a hospital. If an ASC is operated by a hospital, it has the option to be covered under Medicare as a stand-alone ASC or as a hospital-affiliated ASC.

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