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Death Panel

A fictional political term that refers to a supposed committee of doctors and/or bureaucrats who would decide which critically ill patients receive treatment, allegedly leaving the rest to die. Sometimes conflated with, and likely derived from, the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB) established by the Affordable Care Act.

Ambulatory Surgical Centers (ASCs)

Healthcare facilities that provide treatment without admitting the patient into a hospital, also known as same-day surgery centers and outpatient surgery centers.