CASA's 2023 Annual Conference 'Call for Speakers' will be live October 2022.

Please check back in October for the application.


2023 Annual Meeting | September 13-15, 2023
Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay | Monterey, CA

The California Ambulatory Surgery Association (CASA) is looking for presentations for our upcoming annual meeting to be held September 13-15, 2023. These presentations should address updates on regulations, information about new concepts and innovative technologies, strategic tools and solutions regarding issues that impact the clinical, business, staff, and physician segments of ambulatory surgery centers. 

We are looking for highly skilled speakers who can lead sessions that will address business management, clinical operations, regulations, compliance, quality improvement, benchmarking, patient safety, marketing, reimbursement, workforce and other topics of general interest.

CASA highly values Administrators, DONs and Physicians from ASCs as speakers and session participants.

Suggested topics from previous programs & meeting attendees:

Medicare Conditions of Coverage, Conflict Resolution, Nurse/MD Relationships, Clinical Issues, Medication Safety, Contracting, Health Insurance, Physician Credentials,  GI/Endoscopy, Pain Management, EHR,  Medicare Reimbursement, Regulatory Issues, Labor Law and Human Resources, Accreditation, Future Technology, Peer Review, Infection Control, Billing Issues, Benchmarking, Performance Improvement and Life Safety Code.

PRESENTATION OPPORTUNITIES

General & Breakout Sessions – Main Conference 

Presentations should focus on the interests of administrators, surgeons, anesthesiologists, medical directors, administrative professionals, nurse clinical and administrative professionals and other clinical and ASC management in the following formats:

Breakout Sessions: 60 minutes featuring one or two presenters
General Sessions: 60 to 110 minutes featuring one or two presenters or up to 3 panelists
Handout Materials
Handouts should be consistent with the presentation content and are an essential part of your commitment to speak.  You will be required to provide copies of your handouts in Microsoft Powerpoint® format, via e-mail, for ease of reproduction for inclusion in the meeting syllabus. These will be due at least 60 days prior to the meeting. The handout and audio-visual materials used during the presentation should not include company logos, addresses, phone or fax numbers, website or e-mail addresses for you or your organization. If you are selected to be a speaker, detailed information will be provided to you on required format and promotion restrictions.