PSS Attends CASCA ASC Conference and Trade Show in Denver, CO

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I attended the Colorado Ambulatory Surgery Center Association (CASCA) ASC Conference and Trade Show for the first time this year. Progressive Surgical Solutions joined CASCA this year as a Corporate Member, and I am looking to get more involved.…

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…

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,…

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…

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…