Trends in ASC Robotics

The market appears primed to experience rapid growth

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Elizabeth Munnich Discusses Her Research on ASCs

Beth Munnich

As part of ASCA's new Asked & Answered online series, Elizabeth Munnich, assistant professor of economics at the University of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky, talks about her research into ASC quality.

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Protect Your ASC From Embezzlement

Scrubs. Gloves. Scalpels. Drapes. A rowboat. Which of these is not like the others?

Margaret Acker, RN, CASC, wishes she did not need to answer this question. She was the chief executive officer (CEO) of an ASC when she saw an unauthorized purchase of a rowboat on her ASC's credit card statement.

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Focus on Members

How do you deal with a patient who checks in unaccompanied?

Marla Noseworthy

"Our entire process starts with making sure that the surgical schedulers educate the patient during time of scheduling about the procedure while the patient is still in the surgeon's office. . ..."

—Marla Noseworthy, RN, CASC, Jackson Surgical Center

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Names in the News

Slosburg Receives Nap Gary Award for Lifetime Achievement

Donna Slosburg

ASCA awarded its Nap Gary Legacy Award for Lifetime Achievement in the ASC Community to Donna Slosburg, RN, CASC, executive director of ASC Quality Collaboration (ASC QC).

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