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http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Tue Oct 01 13:30:02 2019
Oct 1, 2019
Before the shift towards most outpatient surgeries being performed in ASCs, Medicare and Medicaid surgical patients were primarily cared for in hospital settings. But as reimbursement models shifted, and surgical and anesthesia in [...]
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http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Mon Sep 23 22:03:40 2019
Sep 13, 2019
A Reference Guide to the Essentials of Nursing Leadership and Management When Ronald Dys was born in Berkeley, California in 1947, the total charge for his birth at Alta Bates Hospital was $108.36.
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http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Wed Sep 25 21:10:00 2019
Aug 15, 2019
A Reference Guide to the Essentials of Nursing Leadership and Management Earlier this year, the home makeover series “Tidying Up” became a bingeworthy TV sensation. The benefit of an organized home, according to inventor Marie Kon [...]
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http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Wed Sep 25 21:15:06 2019
Aug 9, 2019
A Reference Guide to the Essentials of Nursing Leadership and Management Whether you’ve worked your way up from scrub tech, or joined directly from a hospital or health system Operating Room team, starting out as an ASC administra [...]
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http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Mon Jul 22 18:49:09 2019
Jul 16, 2019
The founders of industrial engineering, Frank and Lillian Gilbreth, pioneered the use of time motion studies to create more efficient methods that powered the businesses of the early 20th century. They even consulted on creating m [...]
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http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Thu Sep 26 18:22:47 2019
Jun 20, 2019
Keeping patients safe is every ASC’s top priority. Yet tracking the quality and patient satisfaction measures necessary to support a safe environment can be a difficult task for many ASC administrators. Despite having a lighter re [...]
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http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Wed Sep 25 21:04:14 2019
Jun 13, 2019
As hospital systems pursue more ASC deals and joint ventures, and private equity jumps into the ASC market with both feet, surgery centers are seeing a rising tide of ownership changes. The centers who have their data house in ord [...]
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http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Tue Jul 09 21:02:20 2019
Jun 11, 2019
Higher nurse satisfaction with EHRs, as uncovered in a recent KLAS survey, is good news for ASCs at the beginning or midpoint of their paper-to-digital journey. Nurses, who have the most daily interaction with digital patient char [...]
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http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Wed May 29 14:00:13 2019
May 29, 2019
ASCA 2019 was a whirlwind, but the good kind of whirlwind. We made a lot of new friends, renewed ties with old ones, and learned a thing or two. While those are perhaps the best kind of takeaways from a trade show, the buzz coming [...]
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http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Tue Jul 09 21:08:07 2019
May 23, 2019
If you’re like most ASCs, reporting is a fact of life. From case costing reports to credentialing, reports set the agenda for most board meetings and provide center staff with valuable performance benchmarks. When it comes to boar [...]
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