September 20, 2018

ASC leaders’ satisfaction dips as salaries increase slightly

By: Cynthia Saver, MS, RN

Leaders of ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) are less satisfied than they were a year ago, according to the OR Manager 2018 Salary/Career Survey. In 2017, 83% were satisfied with their current job or position, compared with 77% this year. Other areas where satisfaction dipped by five percentage points or more were benefits provided (69% in 2017 vs 63% in 2018), top leadership of the organization (64% vs 58%), and physician engagement (72% vs 63%).

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