Tag: Surgery Centers

COVID-19 Pandemic: Patient Safety Through Proper Preparedness & Continuous Compliance

  When a pandemic like COVID-19 strikes, there is a serious need for healthcare facilities and staff to be focused on infection control and patient safety.  Healthcare facilities should be diligent in raising awareness of proper practices and have their staff review regulatory and agency infectious control policies to ensure their internal policies and procedures are in line with such. This includes reviewing numerous guidelines that are provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) or other healthcare… Read more »

Becker’s ASC Review Validates Surgical Center Toolbox as a Key Tool

Compliance plays an integral role in accredited ambulatory surgical centers and must be continuously maintained and monitored to ensure that regulations are being met in time for a scheduled survey. Preparing for a survey is generally regarded as a tedious and timely task for ASC administrators, but by integrating technology, accreditation compliance can be streamlined… Read more »

Medline, HOTB Software Solutions to Streamline Ambulatory Surgery Centers’ Accreditation Process

Medline and HOTB Software Solutions announced an exclusive partnership to assist ambulatory surgery centers (ASC) in managing and navigating accreditation compliance processes using a new Surgical Center Toolbox. “ASCs face many compliance challenges in their daily operations, but gaining and maintaining accreditation are among the most critical,” says Zach Pocklington, senior vice president of ASC at Medline. “Managing… Read more »