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Aug 2015


Atlanta Marriott Marquis, 265 Peachtree Center Avenue,
Atlanta , Georgia,
Tel: (404) 521-0000

FIME 2015






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May 19   
6:45am - 7:15am 7:15am - 4:40pm CASC Review Course Registration and Breakfast Pre-Meeting: CASC Review Course* 8:00am - 12:00pm Pre-Meeting: Preparing for AAAHC Accreditation* Pre-Meeting: Preparing for a Joint Commission Survey* Pre-Meeting: Essential Social Media: Protecting Your Reputation and Building Your Business Online* 1:00pm - 4:30pm Pre-Meeting: The Role of Infection Prevention and Control in an ASC QAPI Program* Pre-Meeting: CMS's Physical Environment and the Life Safety Code* 5:00pm - 6:30pm General Session 6:30pm - 8:00pm Welcome Reception
May 20   
6:30am - 7:30am Yoga 7:00am - 8:00am Exhibit Hall Breakfast 8:00am - 10:00am General Session 10:00am - 11:00am Exhibit Hall Morning Break 11:00am - 12:00pm Update on Sterilization Standards Credentialing Trends: Improving Safety, Tracking Outcomes and Accreditation Compliance ICD-10 Updates: The Aftermath of Implementation Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia (SAMBA) Panel: Advances in Enhanced Recovery CMS Quality Reporting for ASCs 12:00pm - 2:00pm Exhibit Hall Lunch 2:00pm - 3:00pm Essential Steps to Building a Winning Culture Hiring and Firing Employees Steps for QAPI Success Raise the Bar of Your Governing Board Federal Update 3:00pm - 3:15pm Afternoon Break 3:15pm - 4:15pm Best Practices to Optimize Patient Collections Set, Define, and Reinforce a High Performance Culture Sterilization of Ophthalmic Instruments- Immediate Use Steam Sterilization (IUSS) Using Medicare Regulations and Interpretive Guidelines to Understand and Respond to Your Survey's Results Violence in the ASC Setting: A Case Study Based on Experience 4:30pm - 5:30pm A Risk Management Approach to Managing Patient Safety and "Never Events" in the Surgical Setting Attaining a Successful Competency Program Drug Diversion in the ASC: A Hidden Threat to Patient Safety The BSN Debate: How Does Nursing Education Impact Patient Outcomes Transforming a Culture 5:30pm - 6:30pm Networking Reception
May 21   
6:30am - 7:30am 5K Walk/Run 7:00am - 8:00am Breakfast 7:45am - 8:45am Ensuring IT Security and HIPAA Compliance in ASCs: Complex Rules, More Challenges, Higher Penalties Leadership 101 Medicare ASC Payment Changes: Opportunities and Risks Overview of Compounding Risk Management and QAPI: Making a Successful Relationship 9:00am - 10:00am Leadership 201 Payor Agreement Negotiations: The Tools You Need for Success Total Joint Replacements in the ASC Legal Liability and Protective Measures Regarding Product Defects/Failures Trends in State Regulations on Ambulatory Surgery Centers 10:00am - 11:00am Exhibit Hall Morning Break 11:00am - 12:00pm Bundled Payment 101 Cell Phone Usage in the ASC by Patients/Patient Representatives (a Dynamic Joint Clinical and Legal Analysis) Driving Clinical Improvements Through an Effective Benchmarking Program Spine Procedures in the ASC Managing Conflict in the ASC (Staff, Physicians, Patients) 12:10pm - 1:40pm Celebration Luncheon 2:00pm - 3:00pm Bringing Innovative Procedures to Your ASC Partnering with Banks Financial Benchmarking Peer Review Success Topical Antiseptics: Reducing the Risk of Surgical Site Infections 3:00pm - 3:15pm Afternoon Break 3:15pm - 4:15pm Recovery Care Options in the ASC Hysterectomy and Beyond: Is Gynecologic Surgery the Next Big Thing? Improving Patient Safety through Huddles and Handoffs Peer Review: A Legal Perspective Your Policy and Procedure Manual One Chapter at a Time 4:30pm - 5:30pm ASC Joint Ventures: The Rules for Success Novel Approaches to Supply Cost Containment/Reduction Design Concerns for ASCs Flexible Endoscope Reprocessing: Re-thinking the Risk for Endoscopy-Associated Infections Requirements for RN-Provided Sedation 6:00pm - 10:00pm Social Event
May 22   
6:45am - 7:45am Breakfast 8:00am - 9:30am Preparing for Electronic Health Records: What You Need to Know about Change Management, Physician Buy-In, Quality and Patient Safety Always be Prepared! CMS and Accreditation Survey Issues and Strategies Safe Medication Management and Compliance 9:30am - 9:40am Morning Break 9:40am - 11:10am Achieving and Sustaining a Culture of Patient-Centered Care OSHA: Truths & Myths Top Reimbursement Issues that Affect Your Bottom Line 11:10am ASCA 2016 adjourns

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