Orthopaedics firms merging
Columbia’s Midlands Orthopaedics and Charleston’s Lowcountry Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine announced today that they have merged to form Arcis Healthcare, LLC. The move is designed to help the companies pool their resources to meet increasing regulatory demands and compete in a rapidly evolving health care marketplace, the companies said in a release. The merger also allows the new entity to position itself as a provider of choice as new networks, care delivery and payment models develop. Each company will continue to serve patients under the same practice names with the same doctors. Billing will be done under the Arcis name.
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