OOSS Symposium 2021 Smart Strategies and Timely Topics

DATE: Saturday, November 13th

VENUE: New Orleans Marriott Warehouse Arts District Hotel

ADDRESS: 859 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70130

MEETING ROOMS: Gravier A/B/C Rooms


The ophthalmic ASC is more than a facility - it is an exceptional business and patient care model with a 40-year track record of success.  OOSS, its members and strategic partners are dedicated to leading, growing and innovating today and in the future.

The 2021 OOSS Symposium features ASC strategies that are great for patients, business, the environment, and your community.


    • 12:00 pm - OOSS Welcome by Cathleen McCabe MD, OOSS President
    • Alcon address by Jeannette Bankes, President & GM Global Surgical, Alcon
    • OOSS Strategic Initiatives:
        • OR Waste Reduction Initiatives by Alan Robin MD, Executive Vice President, American Glaucoma Society
        • ASCs vs OBS Patient Safety and Business Model considerations by Michael Patterson DO
    • Washington Update by Michael Romansky JD, OOSS Washington Counsel
    • ASC initiatives:
        • Save money and enhance your workflow with EyePro GPO, exclusively for OOSS members
        • Optimize your anesthesia model and secure resources- panel of experts including Ami Grube, CFO/COO, CPR Anesthesia, John Blanck, SVP Surgery Partners, Albert Castillo, CEO San Antonio Eye Center
        • Understand emerging trends and threats to protect your ASC by Skip Pleninger, President, Medical Insurance Division, Paris-Kirwan Associates, Inc.
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