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Pennsylvania Enacts Major Update to Allowable Procedures in ASCs

Beginning September 9, ASCs in Pennsylvania will not be required to submit waivers to perform common procedures routinely performed in ASCs in other states, such as total joint procedures, laparoscopic procedures, laparoscopic cholecystectomy procedures, and dialysis and vascular access procedures.

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ASCQC Annual Meeting Returns In Person

The ASC Quality Collaboration (ASCQC) held its seventh annual ASC Quality Conference in the last week of July in Franklin, Tennessee. Kathy Wilson, RN, executive director of ASCQC, discussed the meeting with ASC Focus. Below are excerpts from an interview.

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Names in the News

AAAHC Calls for 2022-23 Bernard Kershner Award Submissions

The Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) of Skokie, Illinois, has opened submissions for the 2022-23 Bernard A. Kershner Innovations in Quality Improvement (QI) Awards, according to a release. The deadline to apply is November 11, 2022.

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2022 Eisenberg Awards Now Accepting Applications

The Joint Commission and the National Quality Forum (NQF) are now accepting applications for the 2022 John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Awards, according to a release. The deadline to apply is September 14.

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Business News

National Medical Billing Acquires Medi-Corp Inc.

National Medical Billing Services of Chesterfield, Missouri, has acquired Medi-Corp Inc. of Cranford, New Jersey, according to a release.

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