Aurora proposes $55.5 million surgery center in Greenfield

Aurora Health Care Inc. would operate a $55.5 million outpatient surgery center and medical office building at Greenfield`s 84 South mixed-use development under plans unveiled Thursday.

Aurora`s multistory, 135,000-square-foot facility would feature general surgery, orthopedics, pediatrics, gastrointestinal, pain management and urology services.

The facility also would include an outpatient imaging center, sports health and rehabilitation, a specialty physician clinic and a pharmacy, according to Aurora...   ...more

Ken Notes: I will raise a question here, Since outpatient surgery and office visits are very profitable and emergency care is often not profitable, when a company serves the profitable market and takes that profitable business from hospitals that serves both emergency and outpatient what does that do to healthcare costs??? Am I the only one that sees this?? Also if I show up at a facility like that proposed without insurance or cash can I get past the front desk?

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