Episode 070 – ASC Podcast with John Goehle – Employee Appreciation, Joint Commission National Safety Goals, 2020 ASCA Winter Seminar and Focus on the Purchasing Cycle – October 21, 2019

On this episode of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle we discuss the upcoming ASCA 2020 Winter Seminar, review the 2020 Joint Commission National Safety Goals, talk about Employee Appreciation, and do a focus segment on the Purchasing Cycle in an ASC with a special interview with Brian James, Regional Director for  Intalare, a prominent […]

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Episode 069 – ASC Podcast with John Goehle – Interview with Bill Prentice, ASC Regulatory initiatives, Benchmarking with Leapfrog – October 14, 2019

On this very special episode of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle we have an interview with Bill Prentice,  Chief Executive Officer for the ASC Association. John and Bill talk about the issues facing the ASC industry at the national level and the impact of the proposed 2020 payment rules.  We also interview Missy Danforth […]

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Episode 068 – ASC Podcast with John Goehle – CMS Regulatory Changes, Pharmacy Security and Storage – October 7, 2019

On this information packed episode of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle we welcome our new sponsor, CareDirect, talk about the latest news in the ASC Industry, discuss CMS Regulatory changes with potentially major impacts on the industry and review pharmacy security with our Guest Nadder Sahar from Care Direct.  Please support our sponsor – […]

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Episode 065 – ASC Podcast with John Goehle – Live From the Annual CASA Conference – September 9, 2019

On this Episode of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle recorded live during the California association of surgery centers 2019 annual Conference in Monterey California, we talk about the various sessions during one of the nation’s largest conferences and also do a focus segment with our friend, Gregory Tertes, a registered pharmacist about drug shortages. […]

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Episode 064 – ASC Podcast with John Goehle – Prepare for CASA, Annual CMS Report on Accrediting Organizations and Review the Major Annual Risk Assessments – September 3, 2019

On this Episode of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle,  We prepare for the California ASC Association Meeting in Monterey, Discuss the 2018 Report to Congress on the Deemed Status Accreditation Organizations, and discuss three of the major Risk Assessments that ASC do must do each year.  Listen to Episode 064

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Episode 063 – ASC Podcast with John Goehle – CMS 2020 Proposed Regs, ASCQR, NYS Cost Reporting, Upper GI Infection Risk and USP 800 – August 18, 2019

On this Episode of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle, we continue our discussion of the 2020 Proposed regulations of HOPD and ASC Reimbursement, discuss the new procedures added, review changes to the Medicare Quality Reporting system, announce NYS’s Cost Reporting deadline in October, talk about infection risks with upper endoscopy lubricants,  and discuss USP […]

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Episode 062 – ASC Podcast with John Goehle – Release of 2020 ASC/HOPD Proposed Rates – August 6, 2019

On July 29, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released its 2020 proposed changes to the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) and the Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) Payment System. On this episode of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle, we discuss highlights of the proposed rule.  CPT codes and descriptions only are […]

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