Surgical Care Affiliates Partners With Raritan Valley Surgery Center

DEERFIELD, Ill., July 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Surgical Care Affiliates, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCAI) (“SCA”), a leader in the outpatient surgery industry, has partnered with Raritan Valley Surgery Center (“RVSC”). This investment brings SCA's presence in New Jersey to 13 locations and aligns SCA with an additional 19 high-quality physicians.

“We are extremely excited to partner with the physicians of RVSC to continue to serve the local community’s outpatient surgical needs,” said Christian Ellison, group president for SCA. “This investment is part of a continued effort to identify and develop relationships with top tier physicians throughout New Jersey, who share SCA’s commitment to providing high-quality, low-cost surgeries.”

“Our organization is proud to partner with SCA to enhance the successful partnership we have developed,” said Dr. Marco Ucciferri, physician partner at RVSC. “We chose to partner with SCA due to their demonstrated commitment to be a strategic, forward thinking partner who provides infrastructure and expertise that will position our partnership for long-term success, and who is first and foremost committed to providing a high-quality surgical venue that is focused on our patients.”

About Raritan Valley Surgery Center

Raritan Valley Surgery Center is a patient focused and physician-led outpatient surgery center in Somerset, New Jersey. RVSC provides a comprehensive suite of surgical services, including Podiatry, Orthopedics, Spine, Gastroenterology, Otorhinolaryngology (ENT), and Pain Management. It is jointly owned by SCA and physician investors

About Surgical Care Affiliates

SCA (NASDAQ:SCAI), a leader in the outpatient surgery industry, strategically partners with health plans, medical groups and health systems across the country to develop and optimize surgical facilities. As of March 31, 2016, SCA operated 194 surgical facilities, including ambulatory surgery centers and surgical hospitals, in partnership with approximately 2,800 physicians. For more information, visit

Press Contact: Alison Donnelly Director, External Communications Surgical Care Affiliates (847) 420-3822

Source:Surgical Care Affiliates, LLC