Hawaiian Eye Meeting 2018

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The Hawaiian Eye meeting is always a nice excuse to visit Hawaii in January, especially for Crissy, who lives in Denver. This year the meeting was held in Wailea, on the island of Maui. The weather was perfect; no rain and an ideal temperature…

PSS Attends Becker’s 24th Annual Business Operations of ASC Conference in Chicago, IL

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Who doesn’t love a reason to visit the windy city in the fall? Chicago offers so many things to do, places to and great food all within walking distance. Beautiful architecture, friendly folks and fall foliage make getting 10,000 steps in…

Making Sense of ASC Infection Control at the VASA Meeting

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I recently had the privilege of attending the Virginia Ambulatory Surgery Association (VASA) meeting that was held just outside of Richmond. I went from about 5 inches of snow in Denver to stepping off the plane into intense humidity in Virginia!…

AASA Quarterly Meeting

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The Arkansas Ambulatory Surgery Association (AASA) quarterly meeting was held today in Little Rock. Deb is President during the 2017-2018 term. Following an update of ASCA (including a report of congressional visits), Dana Williams, the Privacy…

ASCRS/ASOA 2017

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Well I don’t think Los Angeles is a magnet location for a national meeting. Fortunately for me, I did not have to get on a plane to get there. Many exhibitors expressed disappointment about the lack of activity in the exhibit hall. I was honored…

ASCA 2017 in Washington DC

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Day 1 Woke up to a beautiful view of National Harbor at ASCA 2017. All of the pre-conferences were held today. I was happy to moderate and present two workshops at the CASC Review Course. In addition, I was able to attend the ASCA State Association…

Regent Surgical Health DON Conference, Boulder, CO

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Deb and I had the privilege of being invited to speak at the annual Regent Surgical Health Director of Nursing Conference, in Boulder, CO. Because the meeting was in Colorado, it was an easy drive for me. Deb flew in the night before the conference…

Aloha from Hawaiian Eye 2017

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The Hawaiian Eye meeting was on Kauai this year. Getting there turned into a bit of a fiasco for me. I had a 1015am departure scheduled for Friday. Finally at 230pm, they cancelled the flight after multiple delays. It took 1 ½ hours to get…

ASCA Winter Conference 2017

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Debra Stinchcomb presented “Cell Phone Usage by Patients/Patients Representatives” in San Antonio at the ASCA Winter 2017 conference. This presentation was part of the Minimizing your Regulatory and Legal Risk Seminar. Deb had the pleasure…

Maryland Ambulatory Surgery Association Meeting 2016

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PSS was a proud sponsor at the annual meeting of MASA, the Maryland Ambulatory Surgery Association. They had a record attendance of 70+ attendees. Many thanks to Andrea Hyatt, Marjorie Blouin, and the rest of their team for organizing a great…