We apologize for any inconvenience but we are rescheduling next week's event due to the inclement weather and power shortages that our ASCs have experienced.

A future date is TBD and will be announced when available.

 

Earn CAIP and CASC credit!

AgendaSubject to Change

 

Monday
February 22, 2021
1:30-2:30pm
COVID Infection Control Updates in Texas Speaker To Be Announced!  

Tuesday
February 23, 2021
1:30-2:30pm
Accrediting Organization 2021 Expectations  

Sylvia Garcia-Houchins is the Director, Infection Prevention and Control and an Ambulatory Surveyor for The Joint Commission. Ms. Garcia-Houchins has over 30 years of experience in infection control in both hospital, health clinics, ambulatory surgery, endoscopy, dialysis and long term care settings.  In addition to eight years of clinical microbiology experience, Sylvia is a registered nurse. 


Wednesday
February 24, 2021
1:30-2:30pm
What Else Is Going on With Infection Control OTHER Than COVID-19? Speaker To Be Announced!  

Thursday
February 25, 2021
1:30-2:30pm

CoVid In The Courtroom

This program will equip participants to identify causes of IC & CoVid lawsuits and implement measures to prevent these occurrences. Especially in light of the CoVid pandemic, ASC’s face litigation for violating infection control protocols in their daily practices. This program will equip participants to identify areas for improvement and demonstrate compliance with the appropriate standards of care.

Richard Bays, Firmen Group, LLC  Mr. Bays has served in numerous capacities in the healthcare industry ranging from clinical services and operations, healthcare bill & policy analysis, medical- legal consulting for healthcare attorney groups and oversight of accreditation, licensure and regulatory compliance programs.

Friday
February 26, 2021
1:30-2:30pm
Panel Discussion – What We Do Now in Our ASC Moderated by Adam Hornback  Speakers To Be Announced!