On this episode of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle we discuss the latest news and continue our discussion of the 2019 Proposed Changes to ASC Payment Systems and Quality Reporting Programs. Note that throughout this episode we will be discussing various CPT-4 Codes. CPT, better known as the Current Procedural Terminology is a copyright of the American Medical Association and all rights are reserved by the AMA.
On this special episode of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle we discuss the 2019 Proposed Changes to ASC Payment Systems and Quality Reporting Programs. CMS published the proposed rule this last week and there are SIGNIFICANT ramifications for the ASC industry as well as some good and bad news about payment rates, depending on your specialties. With this episode, we will begin the discussion of the new regulations, and their impact on the ASC Industry. Note that throughout this episode we...
This week on the ASC Podcast with John Goehle, we discuss the latest news in the ASC world, we await the 2019 proposed CMS ASC and HOPD rates, discuss the registration function and advance directives and interview a media consultant about how to handle bad news coverage.
This week on the ASC Podcast with John Goehle, we have a special one hour episode that is eligible for 1 AEU for CASC certified administrators. Eden Group Development, the Producer of The ASC Podcast with John Goehle is an approved AEU provider through the Board of Ambulatory Surgery Certification - which oversees the CASC and CAIP credentials. To get AEU credit, visit ascpodcast.com and follow the links for AEU. This week we discuss the latest news and information about the ASC industry and...
This week at the ASC Podcast with John Goehle, we record from the AHS Annual Retreat in the Poconos and discuss a “Culture of Safety”, designing Drills that work and interview Betsy McCaughey from the website “Reduce Infection Deaths - RID: a non-profit organization dedicated to preventing hospital-acquired infections.
This week on the ASC Podcast with John Goehle we discuss the latest ASC Industry News, Computer systems in an ASC and how you can start to digitize your manuals, We also have an interview with Nelson Gomes from Priority One Group who discusses Cybersecurity, the current state of IT and other IT Issues. This week’s episode is sponsored by Priority One Group.
Welcome to a special episode of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle – a Weekly Podcast for anyone interested in the Freestanding Ambulatory Surgery Industry. This episode, recorded during the Annual 2018 New Jersey Ambulatory Surgery Association meeting is sponsored by the Priority One Group.
This week on the ASC Podcast with John Goehle we discuss the latest ASC Industry News, National Safety Month, Drug Shortages, Normo-thermia and Unplanned Anterior Vitrectomy. We also have an interview with Gina Throneberry, Director of Education and Clinical Affairs for Ambulatory Surgery Center Association regarding Medicare Quality Reporting.
This week on the ASC Podcast with John Goehle, we have a special hour long episode. We discuss a range of clinical topics, including how to comply with CMS and accreditation requirements in the pharmacy area. How to decrease Opioid use in your center, improve patient outcomes, and reduce costs. And we will discuss an anesthesiologist’s perspective on appropriate patient selection. We also update you on the latest news and keep you informed of upcoming ASC-related Events. This weeks episode...
This week on the ASC Podcast with John Goehle, we discuss the latest news, the importance of good customer service, review the requirements for your medical record department, discuss chart audits and discuss provider peer review.
This week on the ASC Podcast with John Goehle we are at the NYS Association of ASCs Meeting in Albany New York and discuss the activities in NYS as well as the various presentations during the meeting, including a discussion about EMR implementation and how to avoid legal issues with Electronic Medical Records. We also update our listeners on the status of OAS CAHPS and discuss the challenges in opening an ASC in New York State and its unique licensing requirements.
This week on the ASC Podcast with John Goehle the hosts prepare for the New York Assocation meeting in Albany, Discuss Fire, Disaster and Emergency Drills and talk about the latest news about the ASC Industry.
This week on the ASC Podcast with John Goehle, we discuss the AORN Statement from a major meeting regarding ear and hair covering, The ECRI top 10 patient safety concerns for healthcare organizations, we discuss How to be ready for an unexpected Survey visit and how to talk to surveyors.
This week on the ASC Podcast with John Goehle, we continue our discussion about ASCA 2018 in Boston and discuss our biggest takeaways and favorite moments We also discuss the latest news in the ASC industry.
This week on the ASC Podcast with John Goehle, John is joined by the staff of Ambulatory Healthcare Strategies to discuss their thoughts about ASCA 2018, including their favorite sessions, biggest takeaways, and funny moments. We also have news of the week, including an update on the required Medicare Quality Reporting deadlines and news about Florida’s risk management requirements.
This week on the ASC Podcast with John Goehle, we prepare for ASCA 2018 in Boston, discuss the latest news in the ASC industry and focus on Patient Satisfaction Surveys, complaints and the Grievance process.
This week on the ASC Podcast with John Goehle. John and his team review the requirements for Infection Control programs and infection control coordinators, training and certification and present the latest news and a list of upcoming conferences. Don’t forget to take advantage of the special offer for listeners of the podcast.
This week on the ASC Podcast with John Goehle, we discuss the new Infection Prevention Credential – CAIP, we discuss how to deal with ASC Leadership Changes and what it takes to find a great ASC Leader or become a great leader. We also discuss the increasing use of outsourcing to control costs and increase the quality of services you are getting. As always, we will also discuss the latest news in the ASC Industry and upcoming industry events. Don’t miss this week’s episode and tell your...