Holiday Office Closure

Our business will be observing Juneteenth this month, so we will be out of the office on Monday, June 20th. While the staff will not be available Monday to respond to any…

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Messaging Safety as a Value in Patient Choice

For many years physicians have focused on healthcare safety in conversations among colleagues, but unfortunately, many patients take their safety for granted. This is a…

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Update – COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements

New Standards - COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements

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New & Revised Standards

New & Revised Standards – COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements & Director Role Clarification New Standards - COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements  Medicare mandate: Facility staff…

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Another Reason to Smile at The Smile Lodge

Dr. Eric McMahon, an owner at The Smile Lodge, reflected on his facility's decision to pursue accreditation and the survey process.

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Advisory on Shortening Isolation Period for Certain Fully Vaccinated Healthcare Workers

December 24, 2021, the NY Department of Health shared this updated guidance with the OBS Practices in the state.

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Assessing Your Clinic’s Risk

AAAASF Executive Director, Thomas S. Terranova, JD MBA MA, contributed to the September issue of Aesthetics, Monthly Journal for Medical Aesthetic Professionals. In the…

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Automatic Fire Sprinkler Systems

Not all Ambulatory Surgical Centers are required to be equipped with an automatic fire sprinkler system, but when installed, they are effective at mitigating the severity of…

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Biden Administration COVID-19 Action Plan will Require Vaccination for Many ASCs

On Thursday, September 9, the Biden administration released a six-pronged comprehensive COVID-19 Action Plan which contains a national strategy to combat the spread of the…

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