Becker's ASC Review--Why Compass ASCs are Thriving after Shutdowns

Stacy DanahyJuly 8, 2020 -- The key was strong partnerships with physicians, staff, patients, community members and vendors. 

Becker's ASC Review interviewed Compass Regional Director of Operations, Stacy Danahy, RN, to talk about the partnerships and how their strength enabled the ASCs to thrive post-shutdown. 

Seven of Compass Surgical Partners' nine active ASCs met or exceeded volume expectations as of June 23, a feat following weekslong closures due to COVID-19, according to Stacy Danahy, RN, regional director of operations for the Raleigh, N.C.-based management company.

She explained that these relationships were the foundation for success in five key areas. READ MORE HERE. 

Dave Ewing Joins Compass as Vice President of Business Development

dave ewingJuly 1, 2020 - Raleigh, N.C. – Compass Surgical Partners selected Dave Ewing as its new Vice President of Business Development (western territory).

Having excelled in companies such as Pfizer, McKesson, TeamHealth, and North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA), Ewing’s 20-years of experience and depth of knowledge in the healthcare industry make him a great addition to the Compass team and an asset in the business.

“Our company is deeply rooted in our mission and our core principles, and Ewing gets that,” said Darin Hill, co-founder and CEO of Compass Surgical Partners. “We look forward to the ways in which Dave will bring fresh, new ideas to our business development team to help our surgeon partners succeed in their ASCs.”

Most recently at NAPA, Ewing was responsible for developing anesthesia service contracts with hospitals and surgical centers. He also developed anesthesia practice acquisition partnerships throughout the United States.

Read more: Dave Ewing Joins Compass as Vice President of Business Development

Compass ASCs with Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Skyway Surgery Center in St. Petersburg, FLJune 30, 2020 - Did you know all spine surgery done in an ASC is minimally invasive?

Because of the dedication of our partners and their staff, Skyway Surgery Center is St. Petersburg's safe alternative to a hospital when you need surgery, including minimally invasive spine surgery.

Check out this list from Becker's ASC Review, including our other surgery centers that perform minimally invasive spine surgery. OR find all of our partners with spine surgery HERE.

All Compass Center Case Volumes Back to Pre-COVID Levels

graphJune 18, 2020 - Thanks to partners, center staff, and patients, all Compass center case volumes have returned to pre-COVID levels.

Compass centers reopened in May at reduced capacity for the first couple weeks to make sure the community, patients, and staff were safe as centers implemented new safety policies.

As patients felt comfortable, centers started scheduling surgeries for them. We're proud of our center staff and honored to have great partners. 

Community Mask Makers are COMPASSion Award Recipients

cap city COMPASSionJune 10, 2020 – We want to recognize some of our friends for making masks for their communities during the pandemic! 

Susan, Glorimar, Fran, Debbie, are Shari (at right) are making this world better everyday.

The COMPASSion Program recognizes those who give back to their community in a significant way.

These women responded to the needs of others during a critical time of hardship. Thank you for caring for others. We salute you. 

Our mission is to create high-value partnerships that provide exceptional surgical services to the local communities and provide a positive return on investment to each partner.

Compass Surgical Partners