Another ASCA Annual Conference in the Books

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ASCA 2018 is in the books and rounded out as a great meeting for the industry. On day 2, I had the pleasure to visit with a new client, Orthopaedic and Spine Center of the Rockies. Karen Hardes, the COO and Karen Beaugh, the Director…

ASC Industry News

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Check out these articles for some of the latest hot topics in ASC Industry News: 10 Key Trends for ASCs and Outpatient Surgery in the Next 10 Years Here are 10 predictions and key trends for outpatient surgery and ASCs, including key specialties…

ASCA 2018 Kicks Off in Boston

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The ASCA 2018 national meeting is in the great city of Boston this year. As in previous years, I was invited to moderate the pre-meeting workshop for the CASC Review Course. This year, I was joined at the podium by John Goehle, MBA, CASC,…

La Peer Surgery Center Prepares for Another Survey

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The Progressive team had another great visit at La Peer Surgery Center! We have been working with Alison Galloway, Administrator/Director of Nursing at La Peer, since 2012. Our first visit to La Peer was a mock survey in January of 2012, which…

Progressive Surgical Solutions Becomes Corporate Member with CASCA

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The Progressive team is trying to have more communication and cooperation with industry individuals and organizations, which facilitates a closer working relationship. We are working on relationship building, regular direct communication, getting…

Oregon Legislature Passes Extended Stay Legislation

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After five years of development and discussions, the Oregon Legislative Assembly passed House Bill 4020 unanimously. This bill creates a license for extended stay recovery centers where patients can have 48 hours to recover from the time of…