Eye Surgeries at Hospital-Owned Facilities

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  • 2019: Lens and cataract surgeries ranked as the most common ambulatory surgeries performed in hospital-owned facilities.
    • o More than 1.2 million of the procedures were performed
    • Accounted for 8% of all ambulatory surgeries
Source: AHRQ, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project Statistical Brief #287: Overview of Major Ambulatory Surgeries Performed in Hospital-Owned Facilities, 2019. .

HCUP Data Partners can be found at: www.hcup-us.ahrq.gov/partners.jsp.

Internet Citation: Frequency of Cesarean Sections, 2018 Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP). March 2022. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. www.hcup-us.ahrq.gov/reports/infographics/287_eye-surgeries.jsp.
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Last modified 3/22/22