Schedule

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Thursday, Jan 12
1:00pm - 2:45pm

Faculty:
John Park, JD
Waller

Location: Coming Soon

Content Area: Human Resources

Description: Investigate the employment law and human resources (HR) issues most likely to arise in your ASC and the ways that these concerns affect the work that you do each day. Get insights into managing the problem employee, getting buy-in from your supervisors, untangling the Americans with Disabilities Act/Family and Medical Leave Act/workers’ compensation web, using social media safely and effectively, conducting effective workplace investigations, dealing with co-worker or supervisor harassment, avoiding common wage and hour pitfalls and more. Bring your most pressing HR questions and get the answers you need.

2:45pm - 3:45pm

Faculty:
Lee Eaves
Agape Tactical

Location: Coming Soon

Content Area: Patient Care

Description: This presentation will review how to prepare ASCs for emergency situations and how to identify threats and risks. Guidance on developing procedures to protect the center from security threats and risks will also be provided.

3:45pm - 4:00pm
4:00pm - 5:30pm

Faculty:
Angela Burnette, JD
Alston & Bird LLP

Location: Coming Soon

Content Area: Regulatory/Legal

Description: The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act’s (HIPAA) Privacy Rule affects how ASCs use and disclose health information each day. Noncompliance can have significant consequences, including patient complaints, government audits and monetary sanctions. Learn the practical side of HIPAA, in plain English, including suggested tips and best practices. Review high priority concerns involving HIPAA authorizations, court orders, search warrants, state-law privileged information and social media.

5:30pm - 7:30pm

Description: Kick off the Winter Seminars by attending the Welcome Reception. Enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, get to know other ASC professionals, and Winter Seminar Exhibitors. Be sure to attend!

Friday, Jan 13
6:45am - 7:25am

Location: Coming Soon

Description: Coming Soon

7:25am - 8:40am

Faculty:
John Goehle, MBA, CPA, CASC
Title, Company

Location: Coming Soon

Content Area: Financial

Description: Make certain that you are prepared to meet the challenges of running a successful ASC in this age of growing costs, declining reimbursements and increased competition for market share with this series of finance and accounting sessions that targets the special needs of ASCs. These sessions are designed for the new financial manager, ASC staffers who need an introduction or refresher course on ASC financial management and anyone preparing for the CASC exam.

John Goehle, MBA, CPA, CASC, of Ambulatory Healthcare Strategies, LLC, will present all of the Finance and Accounting sessions. He has more than 25 years of experience in ASC administration and is a nationally recognized speaker, author and financial management consultant.

8:45am - 10:00am

Faculty:
John Goehle, MBA, CPA, CASC
Title, Company

Location: Coming Soon

Content Area: Financial

Description: Make certain that you are prepared to meet the challenges of running a successful ASC in this age of growing costs, declining reimbursements and increased competition for market share with this series of finance and accounting sessions that targets the special needs of ASCs. These sessions are designed for the new financial manager, ASC staffers who need an introduction or refresher course on ASC financial management and anyone preparing for the CASC exam.

John Goehle, MBA, CPA, CASC, of Ambulatory Healthcare Strategies, LLC, will present all of the Finance and Accounting sessions. He has more than 25 years of experience in ASC administration and is a nationally recognized speaker, author and financial management consultant.

10:00am - 10:15am

Location: Coming Soon

Description: Coming Soon

10:15am - 12:00pm

Faculty:
John Goehle, MBA, CPA, CASC
Title, Company

Location: Coming soon

Content Area: Financial

Description: Make certain that you are prepared to meet the challenges of running a successful ASC in this age of growing costs, declining reimbursements and increased competition for market share with this series of finance and accounting sessions that targets the special needs of ASCs. These sessions are designed for the new financial manager, ASC staffers who need an introduction or refresher course on ASC financial management and anyone preparing for the CASC exam.

John Goehle, MBA, CPA, CASC, of Ambulatory Healthcare Strategies, LLC, will present all of the Finance and Accounting sessions. He has more than 25 years of experience in ASC administration and is a nationally recognized speaker, author and financial management consultant.

12:00pm - 12:45pm

Location: Coming Soon

Description: Coming Soon

12:45pm - 1:45pm

Faculty:
John Goehle, MBA, CPA, CASC
Vice President & General Manager, AAAHC

Location: Coming Soon

Content Area: Financial

Description: Make certain that you are prepared to meet the challenges of running a successful ASC in this age of growing costs, declining reimbursements and increased competition for market share with this series of finance and accounting sessions that targets the special needs of ASCs. These sessions are designed for the new financial manager, ASC staffers who need an introduction or refresher course on ASC financial management and anyone preparing for the CASC exam.

John Goehle, MBA, CPA, CASC, of Ambulatory Healthcare Strategies, LLC, will present all of the Finance and Accounting sessions. He has more than 25 years of experience in ASC administration and is a nationally recognized speaker, author and financial management consultant.

1:50pm - 2:50pm

Faculty:
John Goehle, MBA, CPA, CASC
President, Coding Compliance Management, LLC

Location: Coming Soon

Content Area: Financial

Description: Make certain that you are prepared to meet the challenges of running a successful ASC in this age of growing costs, declining reimbursements and increased competition for market share with this series of finance and accounting sessions that targets the special needs of ASCs. These sessions are designed for the new financial manager, ASC staffers who need an introduction or refresher course on ASC financial management and anyone preparing for the CASC exam.

John Goehle, MBA, CPA, CASC, of Ambulatory Healthcare Strategies, LLC, will present all of the Finance and Accounting sessions. He has more than 25 years of experience in ASC administration and is a nationally recognized speaker, author and financial management consultant.

2:50pm - 3:05pm

Location: Coming Soon

Description: Coming Soon

3:05pm - 4:05pm

Faculty:
John Goehle, MBA, CPA, CASC
President, Coding Compliance Management, LLC

Location: Coming Soon

Content Area: Financial

Description: Make certain that you are prepared to meet the challenges of running a successful ASC in this age of growing costs, declining reimbursements and increased competition for market share with this series of finance and accounting sessions that targets the special needs of ASCs. These sessions are designed for the new financial manager, ASC staffers who need an introduction or refresher course on ASC financial management and anyone preparing for the CASC exam.

John Goehle, MBA, CPA, CASC, of Ambulatory Healthcare Strategies, LLC, will present all of the Finance and Accounting sessions. He has more than 25 years of experience in ASC administration and is a nationally recognized speaker, author and financial management consultant.

4:10pm - 5:10pm

Faculty:
John Goehle, MBA, CPA, CASC
Title, Company

Location: Coming Soon

Content Area: Financial

Description: Make certain that you are prepared to meet the challenges of running a successful ASC in this age of growing costs, declining reimbursements and increased competition for market share with this series of finance and accounting sessions that targets the special needs of ASCs. These sessions are designed for the new financial manager, ASC staffers who need an introduction or refresher course on ASC financial management and anyone preparing for the CASC exam.

John Goehle, MBA, CPA, CASC, of Ambulatory Healthcare Strategies, LLC, will present all of the Finance and Accounting sessions. He has more than 25 years of experience in ASC administration and is a nationally recognized speaker, author and financial management consultant.

Saturday, Jan 14
6:45am - 7:30am

Location: Coming Soon

Description: Coming Soon

7:30am - 9:00pm

Faculty:
John Goehle, MBA, CPA, CASC
Consultant, Ambulatory Healthcare Strategies, LLC

Location: Coming Soon

Content Area: Quality

Description: Focus on what your ASC needs to know and do to develop, implement and sustain a meaningful outcomes-oriented Quality Assurance Performance Improvement (QAPI) program. Review essential design elements and how to document your processes and outcomes to demonstrate compliance with Medicare’s regulations and accreditation requirements.

9:05am - 10:20am

Faculty:
Bill Phillips, PhD, CGC, CIAQP, CLSS-HC, CSITMS
RITEway Building Services

Location: Coming Soon

Content Area: Regulatory/Legal

Description: Explore best practices for meeting the standards for Life Safety Surveys based upon requirements from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) and most accreditation agencies. Explore strategies to meet major and minor components of the standards. Find out what is important and what is new. Also learn how to set your compliance goals and objectives based on an understanding of which items offer flexibility and which are mandatory.

10:20am - 10:30am

Location: Coming Soon

Description: Coming Soon

10:30am - 12:00pm

Faculty:
Sue Klacik, BS in Business, CRCST, CIS, FCS
President of Klacik Consulting, LLC, Klacik Consulting & St. Elizabeth Health Center

Location: Coming Soon

Content Area: Patient Care

Description: Sterilization and disinfection standards are under scrutiny. Each year, your ASC needs to adapt to changes in the existing standards and new regulatory policies that apply to your ASC. Find out what the latest updates in the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation standards mean for your ASC, review the Food and Drug Administration and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention alerts on endoscope processing and more.