• Tue. Nov 22nd, 2022

Southwest Medical Surgery Center Recognized by Newsweek

ByMadeleine J. Pierce

Nov 11, 2022

LAS VEGAS – Southwest Medical Surgical Center – West Charleston (2450 W. Charleston Blvd.) Recognized by Newsweek as one of America’s Best Ambulatory Surgical Centers for 2023, Number One in Nevada and the one of approximately 500 establishments across the country with this recognition.

Ambulatory surgery centers, also known as ambulatory surgery centers or day surgery centers, are healthcare facilities where surgeries that do not require hospitalization are performed.

There are more than 5,000 Medicare-certified day surgery centers across the country. To help their readers make informed choices when seeking surgical care, Newsweek has partnered for the third year with respected global research firm Statista to name America’s Best Ambulatory Surgery Centers. Their ranking is based on recommendations from healthcare professionals and careful analysis of facility performance data.

About Southwest Medical

Southwest Medical, part of Optum Care®, was founded in Las Vegas in 1972 and is Nevada’s largest multi-specialty medical group with more than 450 local healthcare providers through Southwest Medical, including six emergency care and two outpatient surgery centers.

Our full range of health care services includes the Southwest Medical Hospice, which improves the quality of life for people who are terminally ill. We also provide home care and comfort to our patients through Home Health Services. For half a century, we have provided experienced, compassionate, innovative, high-quality care to patients in Southern Nevada. From our 24-hour urgent care center to cutting-edge technologies like convenient e-visits and online options like NowClinic® 24/7 telemedicine and virtual appointments, Southwest Medical’s goal is to provide patients with the healthcare they want, the way they want it.

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