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Ambulatory Surgery Center Association 2014 Meeting – Nashville, TN – May 14-17


Planning to attend the 2014 ASCA Ambulatory Surgery Center Association Annual Meeting in Nashville, TN (May 14-17)? Schedule a time to meet with a MedSpark representative to discuss your new medical device idea. Please contact us as soon as possible to arrange your meeting:

1-888-MedSpark (888-633-7727)

or use the contact form located on each of the sub-pages of our website.


Important Links:
ASCA Annual Meeting Page 2014 Conference & Exposition Webpage

ASCA Annual Meeting Program

ASCA Exhibition Hall Map


Surgery_MedSparkAlong with global insights into the marketplace trends and regulatory developments that are redefining the ways ASCs do business, ASCA 2014 will provide practical, hands-on information and advice that can help you navigate the challenges you face every day. Come to ASCA 2014 for the latest on:
• common procedures moving from hospitals into ASCs, including spine procedures, gynecologic laparoscopy, sleeve surgery and total joints;
• business management systems, including recent developments in electronic health records;
• compliance with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s standards, HIPAA HITECH, ICD-10, Medicare’s new quality reporting requirements, Medicare’s Conditions for Coverage and accreditation standards;
• benchmarking, quality assessment, credentialing and peer review;
• sterile processing and infection prevention;
• protecting patient safety;
• managing anesthesia;
• implementing a meaningful, sustainable Quality Assessment & Performance Improvement program;
• improving your contracts and collections;
• resolving human resources challenges; and
• supporting the ASC advocacy agenda in Washington, DC, and your state in 2014 and beyond.


In the face of the dramatic changes taking place in the health care marketplace and the ever-escalating costs involved in providing top-quality ambulatory surgical care, you can’t afford not to be at ASCA 2014!


7:00am – 7:00pm on Wednesday, May 14
7:00am – 6:30pm on Thursday, May 15
7:00am – 5:00pm on Friday, May 16
7:30am – 12:00pm on Saturday, May 17


Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center
2800 Opryland Dr
Nashville, TN 37214
(800) 429-5673