Entries by Courtney Leonis

Are You Primed for Premium?

  Are You Primed for Premium? The Ophthalmic ASC, August 2018 Featuring Vanessa Sindell, MSN, BSN, RN By setting up to provide state-ofthe-art refractive cataract surgery, an ASC can differentiate itself as a technologically advanced facility where leading surgeons want to bring their cases. “It increases your market reach,” says Vanessa Sindell, MSN, BSN, RN.

Emergency Preparedness Update

  Emergency Preparedness Update Administrative EyeCare Jan/Feb 2019 By: Crissy Benze, MSN, BSN, RN Blizzards, floods, wildfires, and hurricanes have killed thousands, cost billions of dollars, and stressed local healthcare systems, emergency responders, and utilities in recent years. In response, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed a new Emergency Preparedness (EP) rule to […]

Keeping Tabs: Stay Up to Date on Evolving ASC Infection Control Strategies

  Keeping Tabs: Stay Up to Date on Evolving ASC Infection Control Strategies Administrative EyeCare Nov/Dec 2018 By: Vanessa Sindell, MSN, BSN, RN In an environment of ever-increasing scrutiny of infection control practices, it is important that ambulatory surgery center (ASC) leaders stay up to date. Maintaining compliance with current infection control regulations allows ASCs to […]

Road Map for Integrating MIGS

Road Map for Integrating MIGS Logistical tips for bringing today’s glaucoma surgery to your ASC The Ophthalmic ASC, October 2018 Featuring Vanessa Sindell, MSN, BSN, RN In 2018, chances are good that minimally invasive glaucoma surgeries (MIGS) are either in your ophthalmic ASC or coming soon. New technologies that were exciting for glaucoma specialists from […]

Operation Patient Satisfaction

Operation Patient Satisfaction Focusing on the Fundamentals of Care from Pre-Op to Post-Op The Ophthalmic ASC, February 2018 Featuring Vanessa Sindell, MSN, BSN, RN As an owner or operator of an ASC, your goal is to keep a steady flow of patients coming through your doors. Whether you operate a small surgery center or a […]