Continuing Education Information

This program is approved for up to 17 units of AEU credit by BASC Provider #3272.

AEUs by Content Area: Click here to view the breakdown of sessions and their content areas.

CEUs: This program is approved for up to 21:30 contact hours by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #6949.

CMEs: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of Cine-Med and the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association. Cine-Med is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Cine-Med designates this educational activity for a maximum of 21.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Activity Goal for CMEs: This activity is designed to address the following ABMS/IOM competencies: Patient Care and Medical Knowledge.

Submit Continuing Education Hours

Submit a Topic for ASCA 2014

Planning has begun for ASCA 2014 to be held in Nashville on May 14-17. Click here to submit your ideas for topics and speakers. Submissions are due on July 31, 2013. All suggestions for annual meeting topics and speakers received after July 31, 2013 will be considered for future speaking opportunities. Proposals for topics for other ASCA events will be accepted throughout the year.

Program Objectives

Upon completion of this program, the participant will be able to describe emerging trends and best practices in managing the clinical, financial, and operational aspects of an ambulatory surgery center.


April 20, 2013 (1:30pm-5:30pm)

Applications must be postmarked by March 9, 2013. Click here for more information.