Women's Outpatient Health Services White Paper

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    "Hospital-based or owned and physician or private-owned Women's Outpatient Health Services have rapidly and significantly evolved from the early definitions of essentially pre-natal clinics and mammography centers. These reproductive and breast-focused centers with limited, basic services are considered the first generation of outpatient facilities dedicated to women. Many hospital-based clinics were initiated to assist those with limited access to care while outpatient surgery centers have only achieved their geometric growth trend since the early 1990's. Three incentives have been extremely successful in driving dedicated outpatient care and facilities for women beyond their initial narrow..."