a
At the 11th Annual Spine, Orthopedic & Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference on June 13, Robin Fowler, MD, and Stephen Rosenbaum discussed strategies for a successful pain management-driven ambulatory surgery center.
Published in Pain Management
At the 11th Annual Orthopedic, Spine and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference on June 13, Richard Kube, MD, chief of executive officer, founder and owner of Prairie Spine & Pain Institute; and David Rothbart, MD, medical director of Spine Team Texas, discussed core business and clinical issues involved in moving spine procedures to the ambulatory surgery center setting. Jeff Leland, chief executive officer of Blue Chip Surgical Center Partners, moderated the presentation, "Moving Spine Procedures to ASCs – Key Business and Clinical Issues."
Published in Spine
At the 11th Annual Spine, Orthopedic & Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference on June 13, Scott Glaser, MD, DABIPP, of Pain Specialists of Chicago discussed how pain management practices can approach improving care and increasing efficiency.
Published in Pain Management
At the 11th Annual Orthopedic, Spine and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference in Chicago, Amy Gagliardi will give a presentation titled "How to Achieve Significant Savings With a GPO: Q&A."
Published in News and Analysis
Dr. Richard Wohns on outpatient spine surgeryThis article is written by Richard Wohns, M.D., JD, MBA.

Over the past 20 years, an increasing number of spinal surgeries have transitioned from inpatient to outpatient. This is due to multiple factors including the evolution of minimally invasive spine surgery (MIS), improved anesthetic regimens, lower rates of infection and higher patient satisfaction when having surgery in outpatient facilities, and market forces — mainly the rising cost of healthcare.
Published in Spine
At the 11th Annual Orthopedic, Spine and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference in Chicago, Dotty Bollinger, RN, JD, CASC, LHRM, will give a presentation titled "Developing a Patient-Centric Business Model: Why Your ASC Needs to Put Patients First to Thrive in 2013."
Published in News and Analysis
Here are seven female spine surgeons who are investors in ambulatory surgery centers, or perform cases at outpatient ASCs.
Published in Lists
At the 11th Annual Orthopedic, Spine and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference in Chicago, Charles Militana, MD, will give a presentation titled "Changing Anesthesia Providers - The Playbook for a Simple and Sustainable Transition."
Published in News and Analysis
Southpoint Surgery Center in Jacksonville, Fla., has selected ProVation MD software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding, as well as the ProVation MultiCaregiver for its electronic health record and patient charting solution.
AmkaiSolutions has passed a recent Office of the National Coordinator mandated random audit of Stage 1 Meaningful Use criteria.
Page 3 of 31