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Ohio ASC Jobs Available

An Ohio ASC has posted a job listing on the OAASC job board. The job board is a quick and easy way to get your job opening seen by Ohio health care professionals AND to see what other opportunities are available in state.

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OAASC NE Regional Meeting on Emergency Preparedness and Top ODH Citations

March 6 - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Join OAASC for our 2018 Regional Meeting in Lorain

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Exhibit at the OAASC 2018 Annual Conference

September 19-20

ASC Partners can now sign-up for exhibit opportunities for the OAASC's 2018 Annual Conference. This year's conference will be held at the Hilton Polaris in north Columbus, Oh and there will be several opportunities for exposure during OAASC's 15th Annual Conference.

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OAASC Benchmarking - Free Webinar How to Best Utilize the System

An Exclusive FREE Service to Members

The OAASC's web based benchmarking program has been identified as one of the best ASC benchmarking systems in the nation and is the only Ohio-specific system that allows you to compare your center to others in the state AND your region of the state! Join us for this free webinar on Feb. 13 at 2:30 p.m.

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OAASC Associate Memberships

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Ohio Medicaid's New Payment System

NEW Resources Available for ASC Members

Ohio Department of Medicaid (ODM) has moved forward with a new payment system for ASCs and Hospital Outpatient Services of August 1, 2017. As a reminder, this new payment system moves away from the current system to a new structure that seems to be somewhat similar to current Medicare APC. The new Enhanced Ambulatory Patient Grouping (EAPG) system is intended to modernize payments of all outpatient services and was developed by 3M Health Services.

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New Year Ohio ASC Resources

The OAASC Board of Trustees wishes each and every OAASC member and their staff a healthy, prosperous and successful New Year! In preparation for the New Year, here are some OAASC-specific resources available exclusively to OAASC members.

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House Votes to Override Numerous Budget Vetoes

Medicaid Freeze Not Included

The Ohio House of Representatives voted Thursday to override 11 of Kasich’s 47 line-item vetoes in the biennial budget (HB 49), but did not vote to override Kasich's veto of the budget bill's freeze on Medicaid expansion enrollment next year.

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Reserve Your Hotel Room for OAASC's Annual Conference

Conference Registration Opens July 7

The Polaris (Columbus) Hilton has opened hotel reservations for the OAASC's annual conference in September. Reservations fill up fast. If you plan to attend and will need overnight rooms, it is recommended that you book your hotel room sooner rather than later.

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OAASC Has an Answer for Your Patient Satisfaction Mandate Concerns

Fields Research, Endorsed Survey Provider for Ohio ASCs

The OAASC has officially endorsed Fields Research, Inc. as our preferred OAS-CAHPS survey vendor and are pleased to announce special pricing exclusively for our members.

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