New Developments Affecting Compounding Pharmacies and What They Mean for Your ASC (Free of Charge)
Nursing contact hours and AEUs not available
Date/Time: Thursday, May 30, 1:00 pm ET
Speaker: David Miller, RPh, Chief Executive Officer, International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists (IACP) and Sarah Dodge, Vice President of Government Affairs, IACP
Overview: Recent developments affecting compounding pharmacies are affecting the ways they can do business with your physicians and your ASC. Can your ASC work safely with a compounding pharmacy? Are there changes in the state and federal rules that apply? What do recent changes in the compounding pharmacy specialty mean to the patients that your ASC serves? Get these answers and more.
Maximizing the Use of Information Technology in Your ASC
Date/Time: Tuesday, June 11, 1:00 pm ET
Speaker: Marion Jenkins, PhD, FHIMSS, Chief Executive Officer, QSE Technologies, Inc
Overview: Learn how information technology (IT) and automation can give your ASC an edge over other providers, lower your administrative costs, improve outcomes and attract potential patients and partners. Understand the dos and don’ts of IT, including the security provisions of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and how spending too little can be as costly as spending too much. Find out more about new services, such as cloud and mobile devices, and how to recognize and avoid the risks associated with “BYOD” (bring your own devices).
ASCA is offering three seminars and the CASC Review Course, alongside the CASC Exam, October 9-12, 2013 at the Mirage hotel in Las Vegas.
The program includes full-day seminars on quality and purchasing & inventory management, a two-day seminar on finance & accounting, the CASC Review Course and the CASC Exam.
Each seminar is offered individually and continuing education credit for nurses (CEU) and administrators (AEU) will be available.
Click here for registration information, the agenda of each seminar and more.
Mark your calendar for ASCA 2014, which will take place May 14–17, 2014, at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee.
Also known as Music City, Nashville offers an incomparable mix of American music and Southern hospitality.
You can visit the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, the historic RCA Studio B (“The Home of 1,000 Hits”) and the world’s only full-scale reproduction of the ancient Parthenon in Athens, Greece.
And the Gaylord Opryland has teamed with the creative minds at DreamWorks Animation to offer family-friendly experiences and special events centered on characters from Shrek, Madagascar and Kung Fu Panda.
Plan now to extend your stay in Music City, and take advantage of the many music venues throughout the city that offer world-class live performances seven days a week.
Future Annual Meetings
May 13 – 16, 2015
Orlando World Center Marriott Resort & Convention Center
May 18 – 21, 2016
Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
May 3 – May 7, 2017
Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center
Click here for a comprehensive list of all industry-wide events.