Originally published in the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association’s ASC Physician Focus, Summer/Fall 2018, Vol. 2, No. 2.

The health care sector is continually clouded by uncertainty from government regulation, reimbursement pressures and other outside forces. These uncertainties can place downward pressure on the valuation of a given entity. While ASCs are not immune from these pressures, positive tailwinds in recent years have resulted in an expanded interest in ASCs. Accordingly, investors have been purchasing ASCs at increased valuation multiples.

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