|October Special Issue of Becker's ASC Review|
Oct. 5, 2010
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1. Future of ASCs in Five Years: 10 Predictions on the Most Common Ownership Model. 2. 10 Top Concerns for ASC Administrators. 3. ASC Physicians Identify 14 Stories Which Will Impact the Immediate Future of the Industry. 4. Publisher's Letter: 2010: A Better Year Than Expected; 8 Key Issues. 5. Conference Sold Out! Nearly 800 Attendees Registered for the 17th Annual Improving Profitability, Business and Legal Issues for ASCs Conference (Oct. 21-23, Chicago). View the conference schedule.
6. Healthcare Fraud Investigations Increase; Greater Caution Urged in ASC Share Sales to Physicians; 22 Dos and Don'ts on Selling ASC Shares
. 7. Should Your ASC Outsource Coding And Billing? 8. Subscribe to the new, free Becker's ASC Quality, Safety & Infection Control E-weekly, focusing on news and analysis about ASC quality, safety, infection control and accreditation.
9. Tom Jacobs of MedHQ on Impact of ACOs, Value of Outsourcing. 10. Understanding Outsourced Anesthesia: Q&A With Dr. Marc Koch of Somnia Anesthesia Services
. 11. 221 People to Know in the ASC Industry
. 12. CMS Issues Proposed Rule on Changes to Stark In-Office Ancillary Services Exception
. 13. 3 Common Problems in Underperforming ASCs
. 14. 5 Best Practices for Compensating ASC Administrators
. 15. Spine and Sports Medicine Surgeons Top List of Highest Paid Orthopedic Specialties
16. 3 Critical ASC Benchmarks Not Routinely Tracked
. 17. 10 Statistics About ASC Administrator Compensation. 18. 8 New Taxes Coming From ObamaCare. 19. Appeals Court Rules Health Plan Administrator Abused Discretion in Determining Discounted Rate was "Unreasonable," Case May Have Implications for OON Providers. 20. 3 Factors That Can Increase the Value of ASCs to a Potential Corporate or Hospital Partner. 21. Setting Share Price for Prospective Physician-Investors. 22. Study: Dramatic Shortage of Anesthesiologists, Surplus of Nurse Anesthetists Projected by 2020. 23. Critical Guidance for Complying With Anesthesia Infection Control Rules
. 24. 5 Trends for GI ASCs From Barry Tanner of Physicians Endoscopy
. 25. 5 Financial Statistics About GI in ASCs
. 26. 6 Things Your ASC May Not Know About Billing and Coding. 27. Fight These Third-Party Payor Contract Clauses. 28. Implant Costs: Why ASC-Physician Collaboration Makes Sense
. 29. New Jersey DHSS Outlines 3 Key Steps to Comply With Use of Single-Dose Medication Vials Rules
. 30. Guidance for Proper Peer Review: Insight From Dr. Jack Egnatinsky of AAAHC. View these stories and download the entire issue.
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