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Protect Your Patients: Understand the Risk for Endoscopy-Associated Infections
March 31, 2015
Explore new clinical findings about the risks of infection related to flexible endoscope reprocessing and what your ASC should be doing to reduce this risk during ASCA's next webinar.

Final Week to Take Advantage of Registration Discounts for ASCA 2015
March 30, 2015
Early registration discounts for ASCA 2015, May 13–16 in Orlando, end this Friday, April 3. Register today.

US House Passes Historic Legislation to Reform Medicare Physician Payment System
March 26, 2015
The US House of Representatives passed legislation to permanently repeal the sustainable growth rate (SGR) formula and replace it with a more stable, value-based payment system for Medicare physicians.

MedPAC Recommends 0% Update for ASCs in 2016
March 19, 2015
Last week, MedPAC released its March report and recommended a zero percent update on ASC 2016 Medicare payments.

Legislation to Promote Cost Savings, Patient Access to Outpatient Surgical Care Backed by ASCA
March 18, 2015
The ASC Quality and Access Act of 2015 was introduced today by US Representatives Devin Nunes (R-CA) and John Larson (D-CT).

Is Your Policy and Procedure Manual Up to Date?
March 17, 2015
Learn what your ASC needs to do to ensure that its policy and procedure manual is current and compliant during ASCA's next webinar.

Read the April Issue of ASC Focus Magazine
March 16, 2015
The latest issue of ASC Focus explains how to fine tune your IT investments, how to use IT to demonstrate quality, and more.

Join Us in Louisville for ASCA's 2015 Fall Seminar
March 16, 2015
Save the date for ASCA’s 2015 Fall Seminar, October 8 – 10, 2015, at the Louisville Marriott Downtown in Louisville, Kentucky.

Recording Now Available for Free Webinar on CMS’ Interpretive Guidelines
March 13, 2015
The recording of ASCA's recent webinar, "CMS’ Interpretive Guidelines: How to Comply with Recent Changes," is now available to download.

URGENT: Enroll in NHSN Today
March 12, 2015
According to the CDC, less than 50% of Medicare-certified ASCs have registered for NHSN to date. It is imperative that you enroll today—the registration process can take more than a month.

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