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The August 2018 Ophthalmic ASC

The latest issue of OASC features articles on the nuances of providing top-tier refractive cataract surgery, staffing your ASC for maximum efficiency, and the science behind new guidelines to address instrument sterilization and cleaning.

Cathleen McCabe, MD, Selected for Leadership Development Program Class of 2019

OOSS Vice President Cathleen McCabe has been selected for the AAO's Leadership Development Program class of 2019. This one-year learning program is dedicated to developing tomorrow's ophthalmic leaders.

Proposed CY 2019 ASC Payment Regulations & Rates

On July 23, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued its proposed CY 2019 payment rate regulation for hospital outpatient departments (HOPD) and ambulatory surgery centers (ASC).

Symposium 2018 RSVP

Join OOSS for Symposium 2018. The meeting will explore essential drivers for success that set the stage for effective and adaptive succession planning and implementation in these times of economic and social turbulence and opportunity.

Watch Perspective 2018 Highlight Video

Watch the Perspective 2018 Highlight video and review the conversations your colleagues and ophthalmic industry leaders are holding to shape the future of the ophthalmic ASC.

Watch George F. Will’s Keynote Video – No longer available

In his compelling OOSS Perspective 2018 keynote speech in Washington D.C, America’s foremost political commentator and columnist George F. Will conceptualized a future for outpatient ophthalmic surgery.
Review Your OOSS Benefits

Review Your OOSS Benefits

At OOSS, we work to ensure that your list of member benefits never remains static. With an active leadership team and so many collaborating members and partners, OOSS is constantly brainstorming news ways to bring even more value to your membership. Among this ever growing list of benefits are a few constant staples, listed below. Read through them to determine whether you are taking full advantage of these crucial OOSS perks.

OOSS Symposium 2017 Video Library

Presented in chapters for convenient consumption, the complete video collection and workshop summary from OOSS 2017 Symposium & Workshop @ AAO/AAOE New Orleans is now available for your review. Highlights from OOSS 2017 Symposium & Workshop “Envisioning the future of the ophthalmic ASC” This November 11 meeting spotlighted some high-impact topics affecting ophthalmic ASCs, and…

Mastering Cataract Surgery: Updated Textbook

Phacoemulsification, while the gold standard for cataract surgery, is, as every surgeon knows, not without risks and complications.  With the updated, second edition of Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation: Mastering Techniques and Complications in Cataract Surgery, editor and OOSS President Emeritus William J. Fishkind, M.D., and some of the finest cataract experts at work today…

Now Playing: Perspective 2017 Videos

The complete video series from OOSS Perspective 2017 @ASCRS/ASOA Los Angeles is available now on OOSS.org.  Join us as we attempt to divine the future and delve into the here and now with the latest information about ophthalmic-specific accreditation, certification and training programs. Enjoy the highlights or pull out your pen and pad to for…