Posts by Debbie Price

The August OASC Magazine

Whether you’re considering new options for drug delivery during cataract surgery, contemplating the possible sale of your facility, or adding a new subspecialty, you don’t want to miss the latest issue of The Ophthalmic ASC magazine, an official OOSS publication. This month’s cover story looks at the use of intracameral endophthalmitis prophylaxis, NSAID drops to…

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See May’s OASC Magazine

Adapting to reimbursement cuts for glaucoma procedures. Integrating retina into the ASC. Designing and building a top-quality ASC facility. Thoughtful discussions of entrepreneurship and innovation. It’s all in the May issue of The Ophthalmic ASC magazine.   To view the online version, CLICK HERE.      Ophthalmic surgery centers can subscribe online for delivery of…

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See February’s OASC

The latest issue of The Ophthalmic ASC, now an official publication of OOSS University, is packed with timely features and essential information. Inside February’s issue, you’ll find: A comprehensive checklist to prepare your ASC  for its next inspection. Best practices for combined cataract-glaucoma procedures. Advice for integrating a new subspecialty. Inspiration for embracing innovation–and much, much…

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Medical Consulting Group, LLC

OOSS is pleased to present Medical Consulting Group, LLC, a valued OOSS Resource Partner.  MCG has specialized in ophthalmology for more than 27 years. The group’s ambulatory surgery center and practice consultants have collaborated to develop 57 ASCs across the U.S and Canada and to manage several ASCs, practices, and urgent care centers, bringing the…

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Insight from Jim Hindman

Jim Hindman, founder of Jiffy Lube International and Macular Degeneration patient pioneer, shares his personal story and entrepreneurial insights in a compelling video interview with OOSS board member Maria Scott, M.D. From his candid comments about the insecurity and isolation he felt after losing his vision to his pragmatic and priceless business advice, Hindman, author…

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Opportunities in Change

Bruce Maller, President and CEO of BSM Consulting, and our talented OOSS Symposium panelists take on the most challenging issues of the day in our second audio capture from 2015 OOSS Symposium at AAO Las Vegas: “Positioning for the Opportunities of Change.” In his keynote address before the panel discussion, Maller explores what ophthalmic ASCs…

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Hear Romansky’s Top Ten in Symposium 2015 Audio Capture

OOSS Counsel Mike Romansky tackles the top ten regulatory issues facing the ophthalmic ASC in 2016 with insight and humor in his remarks at OOSS Symposium 2015.  The audio capture of Mike’s speech with accompanying PowerPoint slides is available now, here on the OOSS website. Listen as Mike, with his inimitable style, addresses everything from…

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OOSS and ASCA to Collaborate on Legislative Open Houses

As the 2016 election season gets underway, OOSS and OOSPAC will be working closely with the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association to assist OOSS members who may be interested in hosting open houses and receptions for their elected officials. OOSS and the ASCA also are developing an “Advocacy Tool Kit” with helpful information and strategies for…

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OOSS to Co-Host Legislative Open House

With the support of OOSPAC, OOSS will join the the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association as co-host for a reception for U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Fl., on Friday, Dec. 11, at the Gulf Coast Endoscopy and Surgery Center in Venice, FL. The event, from 5:30 to 7 p.m., offers an opportunity for OOSS to acknowledge Congressman…

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Cataract Surgery in a Practice Setting?

In its October 2015 issue, The Ophthalmic ASC explores the pros and cons of cataract surgery in an office setting with important input from from medical societies, ASC owners, surgeons, and ophthalmologists. A CMS request for information about non-facility cataract surgery earlier this year triggered an avalanche of responses. And while CMS deferred action on payment…

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