Category Archives: Blog

Becker’s Hospital Review 8th Annual Meeting Round-Up

Avanza Healthcare Strategies is pleased to have attended and been a sponsor of the Becker's Hospital Review 8th Annual Meeting in Chicago. We look forward to using what we learned at the conference to continue our work supporting clients with the delivery of high quality care in the low-cost outpatient setting.

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Avanza’s Maria Serafine Receives ACHE Regent Award

Maria Serafine, MHA, Senior Consultant, Community Health Centers, for Avanza Healthcare Strategies, has been named a Regent Award winner by the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE). Ms. Serafine is the recipient of the "Early Career Healthcare Executive Award." She was nominated for her work with the ACHE Central Texas Chapter.

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Avanza’s Dr. Andrew Lasser Named Review Editor for Frontiers

Avanza Executive Vice President Dr. Andrew Lasser has been named a Review Editor by Frontiers, a community-rooted, open-access academic publisher. Dr. Lasser will serve on the Editorial Board of Public Health Education and Promotion, a specialty of Frontiers in Education and Public Health.

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15 Must-Read Ambulatory Surgery and Outpatient Services Stories from December 2016

The final month of 2016 was full of significant ambulatory surgery center and outpatient services stories. Here are 15 of the top reports, selected by Avanza Healthcare Strategies. Topics covered include debate over outpatient knee replacement, 21st Century Cures, site neutrality, price concerns, bundled payments, coding,the Medicare Outpatient Observation Notice, construction and an FDA ban.

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