WEB CRAWL ASC RESOURCES Check out the web site links below.

ASCA’S 2017 WINTER SEMINARS HELP ASCs SUCCEED ASCA’s three Winter Coding Seminars, January 12–14, 2017, in San Antonio, Texas, will help ASCs minimize their legal and regulatory risk, update their coding practices and reimbursement strategies, and manage their finance and accounting functions more effectively. These programs will offer a more personalized experience than ASCA’s annual meetings and more opportunities to connect directly with the presenters. Register now to get the essential ASC management

information you and

your ASC need to ensure that you are providing the best in patient-safe/ patient-friendly service and receiving proper reimbursement for the services you provide.


SHARE YOUR NATIONAL ASC WEEK STORIES If your center participated in National ASC Week,

August 8–12, let

ASCA know. We want to recognize your efforts, share your story and continue

to grow this important

event. Descriptions of your events can be emailed to Danielle Kaster at


BROWSE ASCA’S AFFILIATES BUSINESS DIRECTORY Search ASCA’s online Affiliates Busi- ness Directory and learn about more than 300 companies and consultants that provide the products and services that your ASC needs. Advanced search capabilities and improved functionality make this directory easy to navigate.


FIND OUT HOW YOUR ASC MEASURES UP With ASCA’s clinical and operational benchmarking program, you can drive improvements by comparing valuable data about your ASC with national and specialty-specific performance statistics on clinical outcomes, staff indicators, billing performance and more. The data collection period for the third quarter (Q3) of 2016 opens on October 1. Register now to get a full year of data from other ASC subscribers and participate in the last two quarters of the year. ASCABenchmarking

Earn CE Credit Without Traveling

ASCA’s online Regulatory Training Series is a

convenient, low-cost way to earn CE credit. These 24 interactive online courses cover topics that are important to ASC professionals, including three that were added this year:

• Hand Hygiene • Latex Allergy • Prevention of Healthcare-Associate Influenza in Ambulatory Care

18 of the courses offer CE credit and the complete series can be ordered easily online for ASCs registering 50 users or less.

Learn more and sign up at ASC FOCUS SEPTEMBER 2016 25

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