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Massachusetts Clamps Down on ASCs

State's surgery center leadership vows to fight regulations that could choke the life out of their facilities.

Posted 04/04/12 | Post a comment

CMS Clarifies Patient Notification Requirements

Letter to state surveyors confirms same-day scheduling, surgery.

Posted 04/03/12 | Post a comment

Medicare Issues ASC Quality Reporting Program Codes

Facilities can begin reporting measures next week.

Posted 03/30/12 | Post a comment

Illinois Surgery Center Fined for Nurses' Use of C-Arm

Facility shakes up scheduling and staffing to prevent future violations.

Posted 03/21/12 | Post a comment

When OSHA Comes Calling

How would your sharps safety and hazardous waste practices fare in an unannounced audit?

Posted 01/04/12 | Mark McGraw, Associate Editor | Post a comment

ASCs Have 1 Month to Begin Using Safe Surgery Checklist

Medicare's safe surgery checklist requirement begins January 1, 2012.

Posted 12/01/11 | Post a comment

CMS Lifts Advance Notification Requirement

Rule change opens door to unrestricted same-day surgeries.

Posted 10/18/11 | Post a comment

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