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Videos: Perspective 2014

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Videos: OOSS 2013 Symposium

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OOSS Perspective Symposium  Audio w/ Powerpoint Available Now!

THE ENTREPRENEURIAL ROAD AHEAD: Prospects, Positioning and Policy

APRIL 21, 2013

The best journeys begin with a good map. Join us to explore what lies on the road ahead for the ophthalmic-centric ASC. From projections and trends to the latest in legislative agendas, our experts have their fingers on the pulse of the industry. Economic uncertainties, Accountable Care Organizations, Medicare ASC Conditions for Coverage, quality reporting, new architectural guidelines for surgery centers and reimbursement rules all promise big changes and challenges. Set the stage for planning with an early look at results from the 2013 OOSS Industry Perspective Survey. And learn how you can steer your business to greater profitability. OOSS Perspective 2013 @ ASCRS is made possible with the generous support of Allergan.

OOSS Symposium in Webinar Format Available NOW! 

Taped on November 10, 2012 at the OOSS Symposium @ AAO Chicago

The OOSS Symposium entitled, ENHANCING QUALITY, PRODUCTIVITY, AND PROFITS IN THE 21st CENTURY OPHTHALMIC ASC at AAO, brings together the leading experts in clinical ophthalmology, industry, and ASC business practices to discuss the contemporary issues of greatest concern to the owners, administrators, surgeons and clinical staff associated with the nation’s 900-plus ophthalmic ambulatory surgery centers.  Topics in the 2012 conference will include: trends in health care, ophthalmology, and ambulatory surgery that will impact our ASC business;  federal legislative and regulatory developments; enhancing efficiencies in the operating room; optimizing reimbursement in the ASC, legally; compliance with the ever-changing Medicare Conditions for Coverage; and, strategies for creative financing in the ASC.

Congratulations to Kevin Corcoran

Mr. Kevin Corcoran, CPC, COE, President, Corcoran Consulting Group was presented with the Jerome H. Levy Award for Leadership and Innovation in Outpatient Ophthalmic Surgery at the OOSS Symposium @ AAO Chicago on Saturday, November 10, 2012. 

Named in honor of Dr. Jerome Levy’s pioneering leadership of the Outpatient Ophthalmic Surgery Society for over two decades, this award is presented to individuals or organizations who have made invaluable contributions to the ophthalmic ambulatory surgery center community in the areas of ASC business management, education, or technology — enabling surgeons and facilities to better deliver the highest quality care at the most reasonable cost to our patients.

  • Quality Reporting in the Ophthalmic ASC: Countdown to October 1st.(click here

This is an extremely challenging time for all ASCs and especially ophthalmic oriented Facilities that may never have participated in formal quality reporting activities. Focus is on the key elements of the new Quality Reporting Program including critical advice to ensure facility compliance with the program.

  NEW! Announcing OOSSMark Topics (Blog)

Each month a new topic will be introduced for moderated discussion by Dr. Kent Jackson, Vice President of Member Research and Development.  Representatives from ophthalmic oriented ASCs are welcome to participate in these timely discussions on subjects related to clinical and business benchmarking.  

 As an ASC ophthalmic surgeon/owner your profession will shape your future and your profession will be shaped by the Outpatient Ophthalmic Surgery Society.

Belong to OOSS and gain the benefit of rigorous benchmarking, best practices, robust educational programs and advocacy in our nation’s capital. OOSS is focused on significant trends impacting today and tomorrow for surgeon/owners and their senior staff. Gain access to the information and insights that can only come from the most knowledgeable people in the field. OOSS… supporting your profession and shaping your tomorrow.

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