• Educational / Industry
http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Tue Jul 06 16:21:49 2021
Jul 6, 2021
Ambulatory Surgery Centers have long been considered safer than hospitals by most that work at an ASC and probably by the general public. In part that is because the types of procedures performed at ASCs tend to have a lower risk [...]
  • Educational / Industry
http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Fri Apr 16 16:31:54 2021
Apr 14, 2021
Back in May of 2020 during the height of a global pandemic, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) published the 21st Century Cures Act: [...]
  • Educational / Industry
http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Tue Aug 13 14:10:14 2019
Aug 13, 2019
Simplify's own Marta Shultz and Doug Marrs sat down at ASCA 2019 with John Goehle of The ASC Podcast. Listen in for a deep discussion of why ASC software should be based around the real-world problems ASC Administrators are facing [...]
  • Lifestyle Content
http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Thu Jul 15 19:35:56 2021
Aug 7, 2019
Quick — what saves $38 billion in commercial claims alone (according to Healthcare Bluebook and HealthSmart), boasts high patient satisfaction rates, and is a preferred workplace for thousands of highly-skilled healthcare professi [...]
  • Instructional
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 [...]
  • Lifestyle Content
http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Mon Jul 22 19:01:09 2019
Apr 25, 2019
Healthcare’s never met an acronym it couldn’t use. For starters, you might work for an ASC that has certifications from CMS and AAAHC. Patients head to the PACU after surgery in the OR, and you hope they don’t acquire a SSI. Here’ [...]
  • Lifestyle Content
http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Thu Apr 11 14:30:03 2019
Apr 11, 2019
Physician and clinician burnout has been a hot topic for some time, but for those who helm executive level responsibilities, the reality of burnout is just as acute. The relentless focus on bottom line results, rising expectations [...]
  • Lifestyle Content
http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Tue Apr 09 14:32:35 2019
Apr 9, 2019
The headlines proclaim it from trade media to news magazines, and from research university to family medical clinic: physician burnout is a thing. Harvard’s School of Public Health, in a recent report, has declared it a public hea [...]
  • Educational / Industry
http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Thu Sep 26 17:58:38 2019
Mar 21, 2019
The year is well underway, and 2019 already promises to be pivotal for Ambulatory Surgery Centers. Since their inception 40 years ago, ASCs have successfully worked to provide high-quality, cost-effective surgical care to millions [...]
  • Instructional
http://www.simplifyasc.com Simplify ASC Wed Mar 27 18:04:22 2019
Mar 18, 2019
The average ASC racks up $1.5 million annually in operating expenses. Of that, $464,000 is spent on drugs and medical supplies. With ASCs under spending limits to maintain their Medicaid certification, not to mention their own pro [...]
Twitter Feed