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Episode 101 - ASC Podcast with John Goehle - Live Podcast on April 8, 2020 Coronavirus Update, PPP, Life Safety Issues During Crisis, Listener Questions - April 8, 2020

April 9th, 2020

On this episode, recorded live on April 8, 2020, The Staff of AHS and invited guests discussed Life Safety Oversight during the Coronavirus, PPP (SBA) Issues, CMS Hospital without Walls and take listener questions.

Note you can also see a video on Youtube by searching for the "ASC Podcast with John Goehle" on Youtube and clicking on the link for the podcast.

Please note that all podcasts are dated and are current as of the podcast date.  This is a constantly changing situation and you must maintain on-going vigilance for the most up to date information.  The podcast is free to listen to on your phone, please search for “ASC Podcast with John Goehle” on your phone’s podcast app.  

Sign up for “It’s a New World Conference 2020” A-  Virtual Conference for Ambulatory Surgery Centers on April 14 and 17, 2020

Purchase the Infection Control Coordinator Training Program 2020

Get a copy of John’s newest book - the 2020 Edition of The Survey Guide - A Guide to the CMS Conditions for Coverage & Interpretive Guidelines for Ambulatory Surgery Centers 

Visit the ASC Podcast with John Goehle Website

Benefits of Becoming a Patron Member

Support the ASC Podcast with John Goehle by becoming a patron member.

Get AEU Credits for Listening to the Podcast!

Purchase John’s Books

Go to the ASC Podcast Store

Patron Members of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle have access to ASC Central - an exclusive membership website that provides a one-stop  ASC Regulatory and Accreditation Compliance, Operations and Financial Management resource for busy Administrators, nurse managers and business office managers.  

 

Become a member today!

ASC Infection Prevention Coordinator Training (Recorded Live April 7, 2020)

April 8th, 2020

A training program to prepare nurses for the role as an infection control infection prevention coordinator or to improve the skills of infection prevention coordinators in the ambulatory surgery setting. This full-day course will focus both on the basic skills necessary to become an infection control coordinator and to build on skills that current coordinators already have. Particular emphasis will be placed on the infection control challenges of our current environment and preparing for more rigorous surveys in the near future.

The conference was recorded live on April 7, 2020.

Agenda:

  • Part 1: The Role and Responsibilities of the Infection Preventionist

    • Explain CMS’s required key components of an infection prevention program
    • Review the role of the Governing Body
    • Discuss the Integration of infection control (IC) and quality assurance and improvement (QAPI)
    • Define the Infection Preventionist (IP)
    • List the role and responsibilities of the Infection Preventionist
  • Part 2: Developing An Effective Infection Control Plan
    • Review CMS’s requirements of an infection prevention program
    • Define the role of key members of the infection control committee
    • Explain factors to consider when creating an infection control plan
    • List components to consider when customizing your infection control plan
  • Part 3: Performing an Infection Control Risk Assessment
    • Define an infection control risk assessment
    • Discuss elements to include in an infection risk assessment
    • Propose ways of customizing the risk assessment performed
    • Review a sample risk assessment
  • Part 4: Performing an Infection Investigation
    • Define Surgical Site Infections (SSI)
    • Discuss the incidence of SSI
    • Explain the purpose of an investigation
    • Develop an infection investigation tool
    • Review how to use the tool
  • Questions and Answers
    • Live attendees can ask questions both during the presentations and at the end.

After you Purchase the Episode:

Email John Goehle at jgoehle.ascpodcast@gmail.com to be provided with:

  • All the slides from the presentation
  • Tools to assist you in your duties as an infection control preventionist
    • Risk Assessment
    • Surveillance Tools
  • A Test to Demonstrate Comprehension and to get a certificate of participation.

Presenters:

Laurie T. Roderiques RN, BSN, CNOR, CASC, CAIP, LNC (Presenter)

John J. Goehle, MBA, CASC, CPA (Moderator)

Episode 100 - ASC Podcast with John Goehle - Live Podcast on April 3, 2020 Celebrating the 100th Episode, COVID-19, PPP Loan, Equipment and N95 Issues - April 3, 2020

April 4th, 2020

On this episode, recorded live on April 3, 2020, the The Podcast celebrates its 100th Episode.  The Staff of AHS and invited guests discussed the current issues related to COVID-19, the Urgent need to apply for the Paycheck Protection Program, equipment during a shutdown, issues with N95 masks, and a discussion about the past and future of the podcast.  Note you can also see a video on Youtube by searching for the "ASC Podcast with John Goehle" on Youtube and clicking on the link for the podcast.

Please note that all podcasts are dated and are current as of the podcast date.  This is a constantly changing situation and you must maintain on-going vigilance for the most up to date information.  The podcast is free to listen to on your phone, please search for “ASC Podcast with John Goehle” on your phone’s podcast app.  

Sign up for the Virtual ASC Infection Control Conference on April 7, 2020

Sign up for “It’s a New World Conference 2020” A-  Virtual Conference for Ambulatory Surgery Centers on April 14 and 17, 2020

Get a copy of John’s newest book - the 2020 Edition of The Survey Guide - A Guide to the CMS Conditions for Coverage & Interpretive Guidelines for Ambulatory Surgery Centers 

Visit the ASC Podcast with John Goehle Website

Benefits of Becoming a Patron Member

Support the ASC Podcast with John Goehle by becoming a patron member.

Get AEU Credits for Listening to the Podcast!

Purchase John’s Books

Go to the ASC Podcast Store

Patron Members of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle have access to ASC Central - an exclusive membership website that provides a one-stop  ASC Regulatory and Accreditation Compliance, Operations and Financial Management resource for busy Administrators, nurse managers and business office managers.  

 

Become a member today!

Episode 099 - ASC Podcast with John Goehle - Live Podcast on March 31, 2020 CoronaVirus Update, Hospital without Walls, IT, Billing and Coding Issues - March 31, 2020

March 31st, 2020

On this episode, recorded live on March 31, 2020, the AHS COVID-19 Crisis Response team discussed the latest COVID-19 Issues, including the "Hospital Without Walls" program, Coding, Billing and IT issues during the Pandemic and more. Special Guests, Nelson Gomes with Medicus IT, Cristina Bentin with Coding Compliance Management and Ann Geier with SIS.   Note you can also see a video on Youtube by searching for the "ASC Podcast with John Goehle" on Youtube and clicking on the link for the podcast.

Please note that all podcasts are dated and are current as of the podcast date.  This is a constantly changing situation and you must maintain on-going vigilance for the most up to date information.  The podcast is free to listen to on your phone, please search for “ASC Podcast with John Goehle” on your phone’s podcast app.  

Get a copy of John’s newest book - the 2020 Edition of The Survey Guide - A Guide to the CMS Conditions for Coverage & Interpretive Guidelines for Ambulatory Surgery Centers 

Visit the ASC Podcast with John Goehle Website

Benefits of Becoming a Patron Member

Support the ASC Podcast with John Goehle by becoming a patron member.

Get AEU Credits for Listening to the Podcast!

Purchase John’s Books

Go to the ASC Podcast Store

Patron Members of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle have access to ASC Central - an exclusive membership website that provides a one-stop  ASC Regulatory and Accreditation Compliance, Operations and Financial Management resource for busy Administrators, nurse managers and business office managers.  

 

Become a member today!

Episode 098 - ASC Podcast with John Goehle - Live Podcast on March 27, 2020 Reporting Under COVID-19, SBA Funding, Surviving the Coronavirus - March 27, 2020

March 27th, 2020

On this episode, recorded live on March 27, 2020, the AHS COVID-19 Crisis Response team discussed reporting requirements under COVID-19, SBA funding availability, what to do if you are still operating (in conjunction with AORN recommendations), and preparing for reopening.    Note you can also see a video on Youtube by searching for the "ASC Podcast with John Goehle" on Youtube and clicking on the link for the podcast.

Please note that all podcasts are dated and are current as of the podcast date.  This is a constantly changing situation and you must maintain on-going vigilance for the most up to date information.  The podcast is free to listen to on your phone, please search for “ASC Podcast with John Goehle” on your phone’s podcast app.  

Get a copy of John’s newest book - the 2020 Edition of The Survey Guide - A Guide to the CMS Conditions for Coverage & Interpretive Guidelines for Ambulatory Surgery Centers 

Visit the ASC Podcast with John Goehle Website

Benefits of Becoming a Patron Member

Support the ASC Podcast with John Goehle by becoming a patron member.

Get AEU Credits for Listening to the Podcast!

Purchase John’s Books

Go to the ASC Podcast Store

Patron Members of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle have access to ASC Central - an exclusive membership website that provides a one-stop  ASC Regulatory and Accreditation Compliance, Operations and Financial Management resource for busy Administrators, nurse managers and business office managers.  

 

Become a member today!

Episode 097 - ASC Podcast with John Goehle - Live Podcast on March 23, 2020 with a Discussion of the Decision to Close, Furlough Issues, Listener Questions - March 23, 2020

March 23rd, 2020

On this episode, record live on March 23, 2020, the staff of AHS, and special Guest Laura Spring, Esq. with Cohen Compagni Beckman Appler & Knoll provided an update for ASCs about the response to the Coronavirus, reviewed the decision making process about closing or staying open, reviewed the difference between a furlough and a layoff, and discussed possible legal consequences of not closing if you are under an order to curtail services and took listener questions.  Note you can also see a video on Youtube by searching for the "ASC Podcast with John Goehle" on Youtube and clicking on the link for the podcast.

Please note that all podcasts are dated and are current as of the podcast date.  This is a constantly changing situation and you must maintain on-going vigilance for the most up to date information.  The podcast is free to listen to on your phone, please search for “ASC Podcast with John Goehle” on your phone’s podcast app.  

Get a copy of John’s newest book - the 2020 Edition of The Survey Guide - A Guide to the CMS Conditions for Coverage & Interpretive Guidelines for Ambulatory Surgery Centers 

Visit the ASC Podcast with John Goehle Website

Benefits of Becoming a Patron Member

Support the ASC Podcast with John Goehle by becoming a patron member.

Get AEU Credits for Listening to the Podcast!

Purchase John’s Books

Go to the ASC Podcast Store

Patron Members of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle have access to ASC Central - an exclusive membership website that provides a one-stop  ASC Regulatory and Accreditation Compliance, Operations and Financial Management resource for busy Administrators, nurse managers and business office managers.  

 

Become a member today!

Episode 096 - ASC Podcast with John Goehle - Live Podcast on March 20, 2020 for NYS Centers to Discuss the Governor’s Executive Order Regarding the Coronavirus - March 20, 2020

March 20th, 2020

On this episode, recorded live on March 20, 2020, the hosts, the staff o AHS and Lisa Alteri from Capital Health Consulting discuss the ramifications of the Governor of New York’s Executive Order to allow only essential businesses to remain open.  While this is focused on New York ASCs, the discussion about what to do if you are forced to shut down could be applicable to other ASCs as well. 

 

Please note that all podcasts are dated and are current as of the podcast date.  This is a constantly changing situation and you must maintain on-going vigilance for the most up to date information.  The podcast is free to listen to on your phone, please search for “ASC Podcast with John Goehle” on your phone’s podcast app.  

Get a copy of John’s newest book - the 2020 Edition of The Survey Guide - A Guide to the CMS Conditions for Coverage & Interpretive Guidelines for Ambulatory Surgery Centers 

Visit the ASC Podcast with John Goehle Website

Benefits of Becoming a Patron Member

Support the ASC Podcast with John Goehle by becoming a patron member.

Get AEU Credits for Listening to the Podcast!

Purchase John’s Books

Go to the ASC Podcast Store

Patron Members of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle have access to ASC Central - an exclusive membership website that provides a one-stop  ASC Regulatory and Accreditation Compliance, Operations and Financial Management resource for busy Administrators, nurse managers and business office managers.  

Become a member today!

Episode 095 - ASC Podcast with John Goehle - Live Podcast with AHS Staff and Guest Ann Geier bout Emerging Issues with the Coronavirus - March 19, 2020

March 19th, 2020

On this episode, recorded live on March 19, 2020, the hosts, the staff of AHS and special guest Ann Geier discussed the latest updates on the Coronavirus and its effect on ASCs, PALS, ACLS, BLS recertification extensions, how to properly shut down and work from home, patient followup, becoming a screening site, and upcoming on-line events. 

Please note that all podcasts are dated and are current as of the podcast date.  This is a constantly changing situation and you must maintain on-going vigilance for the most up to date information.  The podcast is free to listen to on your phone, please search for “ASC Podcast with John Goehle” on your phone’s podcast app.  

Get a copy of John’s newest book - the 2020 Edition of The Survey Guide - A Guide to the CMS Conditions for Coverage & Interpretive Guidelines for Ambulatory Surgery Centers 

Visit the ASC Podcast with John Goehle Website

Benefits of Becoming a Patron Member

Support the ASC Podcast with John Goehle by becoming a patron member.

Get AEU Credits for Listening to the Podcast!

Purchase John’s Books

Go to the ASC Podcast Store

 

Patron Members of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle have access to ASC Central - an exclusive membership website that provides a one-stop  ASC Regulatory and Accreditation Compliance, Operations and Financial Management resource for busy Administrators, nurse managers and business office managers.  

 

Become a member today!

Episode 094 - ASC Podcast with John Goehle - Live Podcast with AHS Staff About Emerging Issues with the Coronavirus - NYS Specific Issues - March 17, 2020

March 17th, 2020

On this episode, recorded live on March 17, 2020, the hosts, the staff of AHS and some invited guests discussed the latest updates on the Coronavirus, Governmental Mandates and the possibility of mandated shutdowns. We also took audience questions.

For more information and resources discussed during the episode, visit ascpodcast.com. 

Please note that all podcasts are dated and are current as of the podcast date.  This is a constantly changing situation and you must maintain on-going vigilance for the most up to date information.  The podcast is free to listen to on your phone, please search for “ASC Podcast with John Goehle” on your phone’s podcast app.  

Get a copy of John’s newest book - the 2020 Edition of The Survey Guide - A Guide to the CMS Conditions for Coverage & Interpretive Guidelines for Ambulatory Surgery Centers 

 

Visit the ASC Podcast with John Goehle Website

Benefits of Becoming a Patron Member

Support the ASC Podcast with John Goehle by becoming a patron member.

Get AEU Credits for Listening to the Podcast!

Purchase John’s Books

Go to the ASC Podcast Store

 

Patron Members of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle have access to ASC Central - an exclusive membership website that provides a one-stop  ASC Regulatory and Accreditation Compliance, Operations and Financial Management resource for busy Administrators, nurse managers and business office managers.  

 

Become a member today!

Episode 093 - ASC Podcast with John Goehle - Live Podcast with AHS Staff About Emerging Issues with the Coronavirus - March 16, 2020

March 16th, 2020

On this episode, recorded live on March 16, 2020, the hosts, the staff of AHS and some invited guests discussed the latest updates on the Coronavirus, latest non-Coronavirus news, possibility of mandated shutdowns, how to monitor patients and staff on arrival, the 1135 Waiver and what the ramifications of staff layoffs will be. We also took audience questions.  Visit ascpodcast.com for more information and past episodes.

Please note that all podcasts are dated and are current as of the podcast date.  This is a constantly changing situation and you must maintain on-going vigilance for the most up to date information.  The podcast is free, to listen on your phone, please search for “ASC Podcast with John Goehle” on your phone’s podcast app.  

 

Get a copy of John’s newest book - the 2020 Edition of The Survey Guide - A Guide to the CMS Conditions for Coverage & Interpretive Guidelines for Ambulatory Surgery Centers 

Visit the ASC Podcast with John Goehle Website

Benefits of Becoming a Patron Member

Support the ASC Podcast with John Goehle by becoming a patron member.

Get AEU Credits for Listening to the Podcast!

Purchase John’s Books

Go to the ASC Podcast Store

Patron Members of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle have access to ASC Central - an exclusive membership website that provides a one-stop  ASC Regulatory and Accreditation Compliance, Operations and Financial Management resource for busy Administrators, nurse managers and business office managers.  

Become a member today!