In addition to the regulatory requirements, there are financial and logistical considerations at play when managing your ancillary service contracts. This webinar will provide the essential tools and best practices to effectively manage your service contracts, remain compliant, improve organization, and ensure you are only paying for what you need.

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Vanessa joined the Progressive Surgical Solutions team in 2018. In the past eight years, Ms. Sindell worked as the director of nursing for a busy ophthalmic surgery center. As director, she successfully completed three deemed-status surveys with no deficiencies. Ms. Sindell’s recent experience in running an ASC makes her an expert in clinical operations and management.

Overall, Ms. Sindell has 13 years of experience in nursing in different specialties, including critical care, Med-Surg, and outpatient surgery. Using her expansive experience and knowledge, she has presented on ambulatory surgery topics at several national industry meetings.

Ms. Sindell received her Bachelor of Science in nursing from California State University, Long Beach. She earned her master’s in nursing leadership from California State University, Fullerton.


Nancy Stephens is a Senior Consultant with Progressive Surgical Solutions and is based in Huntington Beach, CA. She has been in the ASC industry since 2007 and in the medical financial service industry since 2002. Nancy oversees the business and financial aspects of our business. She handles the financial projections for startup ASC clients, providing our clients with a 5-year financial business plan they can take to the bank to obtain financing. She also provides financial oversight to our existing ASC clients by evaluating the key performance indicators, financial statement analysis and price per share calculations.

Nancy is a resource for our clients that need assistance with corporate partner buyouts and due diligence work. She enjoys working with our clients to help them improve their bottom line. Nancy holds a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Massachusetts and is a member of the ASOA and CASA.