NJAASC 7th Annual Ambulatory Surgery Conference

Wednesday, June 14, 2017, 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM ET

7:00AM- Registration Opens, Breakfast, Visit the Exhibits

7:45 AM Welcome, Andrew Weiss, CASC, President, NJAASC; Bonnie Lavoie, RN, CNOR, CASC, Program Chair

8:00 AM ASC National Update: Keynote, William M. Prentice, Chief Executive, Officer, Ambulatory Surgery Center Association

9: 15 AM Session Title: Emergency Management for the Healthcare and Public Health Continuum, Brendan McCluskey, JD, MPA, CEM, CBCP, Director,Emergency Preparedness and Operations, NJ Department of Health

10:15 AM Break; Visit the Exhibits

11:00 AM Updates from NJ Department of Health, Speaker: Stefanie Mozgai, BA, RN, CPM, Assistant Commissioner, Division of Health Facilities Survey and Field, Operations, NJ Department of Health

12:00 PM Lunch; Visit the Exhibits, Invited Guest Speaker: Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno

1:15 PM Politics, Legislation and Regulations that Affect the ASC Industry, John Fanburg, Esq., Brach Eichler, Roseland, NJ; Mark Manigan, Esq., Brach Eichler, Roseland, NJ; Jeff Shanton, Board Member, NJAASC

2:30 PM NJAASC Business Meeting, Announcement of the NJAASC Newly Elected Board


2:45 PM Afternoon Breakout Sessions

Session 1: Healthcare Cyber Security Update: Current Threats, Effective Solutions, Speaker: Nelson Gomes, President & CEO, PriorityOne Group

Session 2: So You Want to be a Seal: The Importance of Teamwork, Speaker: Barbara Ann Harmer, MHA, BSN, RN, Director of Clinical Services, Innovative Sterilization Technologies, LLC

3:45 PM Break; Visit the Exhibits

4:00 PM Afternoon Breakout Sessions

Session 3: Infection Control & Healthcare Associated Infections in New Jersey, Speaker: Jason Mehr, MPH, CIC, Healthcare Associated Infections (HAI) Coordinator, NJ Department of Health

Session 4: FAIR Health: Origins, Database, Activities and Special Resources for ASCs, Speaker: Robin Gelburd, JD, President & CEO, FAIR, Health Inc.

5:00 PM Cocktail Reception with the Vendors



$125 Member Center

$175 Non-Member

$25 additional onsite registration fee


Please address inquiries to: Joanne Lombardi, CMP, Event Coordinator, jlombardi@njpsi.com  or Patrick Stewart, Executive Director, pstewart@njpsi.com

Phone: 609-503-7696

Website: ww.njaasc.org


The Wilshire Grand Hotel
350 Pleasant Valley Way
West Orange, 07052