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News & Analysis

July 11, 2011


1. The Effect of Healthcare Reform on Hospital CEO Leadership. Click Here      


2. Hospitals Must Focus Beyond Clinical Outcomes: Cleveland Clinic's Chief Experience Officer Dr. James Merlino.  Click Here     


3. Study Finds Hospitals Run by Physicians Have Higher Quality Scores. Click Here


4. Register Today for the 18th Annual Ambulatory Surgery Centers Conference - Improving Profitability and Business and Legal Issues featuring keynote speakers Sam Donaldson, Adrian Gostick and Bill Walton (October 27-29; Chicago). To register or learn more, Click Here.   

5. 14 Hospital and Health System Executive Moves.Click Here


6. AHA: Hospitals Support 1 in 9 U.S. Jobs. Click Here    


7. Study: Hospitals' Response to Medicare Cuts Vary by Market Concentration. Click Here  


8. Upcoming Webinar: Future of Hospital/Physician ASC Joint Ventures (Thurs., July 28, 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM CDT).To register for this free Webinar, Click Here .     

9 National Health IT Coordinator Dr. Farzad Mostashari Supports Stage 2 Delay of Meaningful Use. Click Here 

10. Court Grants FTC Injunction to Block Phoebe Putney Purchase. Click Here


11. Mayo Clinic Launches Social Network. Click Here      


12. 9 Transactions Between Hospitals and Physician Groups. Click Here      


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18th Annual Ambulatory Surgery Centers Conference: Improving Profitability & Business and Legal Issues

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Oct. 27-29, 2011

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This exclusive conference brings together surgeons, administrators and ASC business and clinical leaders to discuss how to improve your ASC and its bottom line in these challenging but opportunity-filled times.


The best minds in the ASC field will discuss opportunities for ASCs plus provide practical and immediately useful guidance on how to bring in more cases; improve reimbursement; manage, reduce and benchmark costs; introduce new specialties; engineer a turnaround; work on joint-ventures with hospitals and much, much more.


Highlights include:

- 90 Sessions, 132 Speakers

- Great Keynote Speakers Including Bill Walton, Hall of Fame NBA Basketball  Player; Sam Donaldson, ABC News Veteran and former Chief White House Correspondent for ABC News; and Adrian Gostick, Author and Global Thought Leader on Workplace Strategy  

- Earn CME, CASC, CEU Credits


Here are just five of the outstanding presentations at the conference:  


1. The 5 Best and Worst Specialties for ASCs - An Outlook for the Next Five Years - Larry Taylor, CEO, Practice Partners in Healthcare 


2. 10 Statistics Your ASC Should Review Each Day, Week and Month and What to Do About Them - Reginal Robinson, Director, Peninsula Surgery Center


3. Physician-Hospital Joint Ventures: How to Resolve Conflict and Keep the Venture Thriving - Dawn McLane, Regional VP, Health Inventures, Tom Yerden, CEO, TRY Healthcare Solutions   


4. Advanced Benchmarking of Financial and Clinical Results - John Goehle, CPA, Ambulatory Healthcare Strategies   


5. Anti Kickback and Stark Act Compliance: Common Issues for ASCs - Scott Becker, JD, CPA, Partner, McGuireWoods, and Lainey Gilmer, JD, McGuireWoods 



Register online by clicking here. You can also call (703) 836-5904 or e-mail .



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1. Physician-Hospital Relationships  & ACOs - sponsored by Regent Surgical Health
2. Compensation Issues
Stark Act/Antikickback Statute/False Claims
4. Hospital Leadership & Executive Moves
5. Hospital Transactions & Valuation Issues- sponsored by VMG Health
6. Hospital Finance & Business News

8. Healthcare IT
9. OR Effeciency - sponsored by NAPA
10. Hospital Key Specialties - sponsored by Paragon Health
11. RACs/ICD-9/ICD-10
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12. Quality & Patient Safety
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