ASC Medical Directors & Leaders Summit

This in-person meeting is tailored to physicians, AHPs, Medical Directors, and Administrative staff who practice in Ambulatory Surgery Centers. Please reach out to the SAMBA Executive Office at info@sambahq.org with any questions.

January 13-14, 2023

Caesars Palace Resort, Las Vegas, Nevada

Registration Fees
Members: $400.00
Non-Members: $500.00

Agenda

Thursday, January 12

Reception with ASCA

Friday, January 13

8:00am to 9:15am – General Leadership (Moderator: Simon Lee, MD)

  • Change Management – Michael Guertin, MD, MBA, CPE, FASA
  • Conflict Resolution – Kathy Williams Beydler, RN, MBA, CNOR, CASC
  • Culture/Engagement – Steven Butz, MD, SAMBA-F

9:15am – 9:45am – Break

9:45am to 11:00am – Financial (Moderator: Arnaldo Valedon, MD, FASA, SAMBA-F, MBA Candidate 2023)

  • Blending Medicine & Finance / Ethics – William Prentice
  • Maximizing ASC Billing – John J. Goehle, MBA, CPA, CASC
  • Value-Based Care – Kara Newberry, JD

11:00am to 1:00pm – Lunch on Own
11:30am to 12:30pm – Optional Lunch Symposium Hosted by Pacira

1:00pm to 2:15pm – Management (Moderator: Arnaldo Valedon, MD, FASA, SAMBA-F, MBA Candidate 2023)

  • Challenges of Running Multiple Sites – Arnaldo Valedon, MD, FASA, SAMBA-F, MBA Candidate 2023

2:15pm – 2:45pm – Break

2:45pm – 4:00pm – Quality (Moderator: Simon Lee, MD)

  • Outcomes and Performance Measures – Michael Guertin, MD, MBA, CPE, FASA
  • Credentialing and Effective Peer Review – Steven Butz. MD, SAMBA-F
Saturday, January 14

8:00am – 9:15am – Legal (Moderator: Simon Lee, MD)

  • Future of Independent Anesthesia Practice – Judith Jurin Semo, JD

9:15am – 9:45am – Break

9:45am to 11:00am – Legal (Continued) and Expanding Services

  • Safer Harbor Law / Stark Law – Judith Jurin Semo, JD
  • Employment Law / Termination / HR – Judith Jurin Semo, JD

Housing

The meeting will be held at the Caesars Palace Las Vegas. Please check back soon for the discounted housing link.

The SAMBA ASC Medical Directors and Leaders Summit is being held concurrently with ASCA’s 2023 Winter Seminar. For more information on the ASCA 2023 Winter Seminar, visit https://www.ascassociation.org/winterseminar.

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