March 6, 2017

12:30 p.m.
Registration and lunch

1:00
Developing an Emergency Preparedness Plan: Meeting the Intent of the Final Rule
Philip Neimer, MBA, MS, HEM
Children’s Hospital Colorado

2:00—3:30
Exhibitor Set-Up

2:30
Safety and Regulations
Rikki Waller
Idaho Bureau of Laboratories
Radiation Physicist

3:30
Break with Exhibitors

4:00
Advocacy for ASC’s & phy. owners ASCA — Federal Report
Kara Marshall Newbury, J.D .
Regulatory Counsel
Ambulatory Surgery Center Association

IASCA— State Update
Kris Ellis, Government Relationship
Eiguren & Ellis Public Policy

5:30—7:00
Legislative Reception

Opening Remarks
Erin Brown, RN, President

Federal Legislative Update
Kara Marshall Newbury, J.D.
Regulatory Counsel
Ambulatory Surgery Center Assoc.

State Legislative Update
Kris Ellis
Government Relationship
Eiguren & Ellis Public Policy

March 7, 2017

Morning Sessions

8:00
Breakfast & IASCA Annual Business Meeting All members welcome (membership is based on Center membership so if your ASC is a member so is the staff)

9:00
Opening Remarks
Erin Brown, RN, President

9:10
Infection Prevention
Mary Sibulsky, RN, Manager, Nurse Manager
North Idaho Cataract & Laser Center
Surveyor for AAAHC

10:10
Break with Exhibitors

11:00
Round Table discussion on Idaho ASC Hot Topics

12:00
Lunch w/exhibitors & Door Prize Drawing

Afternoon Sessions

12:45
2017 Regulation Updates:
Improve tracking of workplace injuries and illnesses
David Kearns, MPA, CIH Area Director
Bureau of Facility and Standards

1:45
Material Management
Michael Moore, CMRP

2:20
Restroom break

2:30
Workplace Violence
Ed Fritz
Boise Police Officer

3:30
Conference Wrap-Up
Erin Brown, R.N., President