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Almost Left Behind - Outpatient Surgery Magazine - April 2018

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trators and OR managers are almost always surprised to learn they're not following. 1. Disaster prep If you're seeking CMS accreditation, you need to be aware of these new standards on disaster prepared- ness. I've performed many CMS surveys since it went into effect in November of last year and found early on that many of you aren't aware of these requirements. Most surgery center leaders are accus- tomed to thinking that we're not involved with disaster prep, but CMS has changed that. In the event of a large- scale emergency situa- tion, like the mass shooting in Las Vegas, Nev., hospitals might not have the resources or personnel to accom- 6 8 • O U T PA T I E N T S U R G E R Y M A G A Z I N E • A P R I L 2 0 1 8 1317 Ynez Place STE C&D, Coronado, CA 92118 Tel: (619)-202-4140 | info@surglogs.com | www.surglogs.com Visit us at www.surglogs.com JOIN THE MOVEMENT

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