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<br /> <br /> Canadian Anesthesiologists’ Society www.cas.ca<br /> ST. JOHN'S<br /> NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR<br /> JUNE 13 – 16, 2014<br /> CAS ANNUAL MEETING<br /> JUNE 13 – 16, 2014<br /> SPECIAL DISCOUNT AVAILABLE TO ASA MEMBERS WHO ATTENDED<br /> THE ANESTHESIOLOGY™ 2013 ANNUAL MEETING IN SAN FRANCISCO<br /> <br /> Volume 78, Number 5<br /> May 2014<br /> Editor<br /> N. Martin Giesecke, M.D., Chair<br /> Assistant Editors<br /> Doris K. Cope, M.D., M.A.<br /> Susan G. Curling, M.D.<br /> Kenneth Elmassian, D.O.<br /> Uday Jain, M.D., Ph.D.<br /> Girish P. Joshi, M.B.,B.S.,M.D.<br /> Sadeq A. Quraishi, M.D.<br /> Vernon H. Ross, M.D.<br /> Karen S. Sibert, M.D.<br /> Mary Ann Vann, M.D.<br /> Anna M. Weyand, M.D.<br /> (Senior Residents’ Review Co-Editor)<br /> Kristina L. Goff, M.D.<br /> (Junior Residents’ Review Co-Editor)<br /> Editorial Staff<br /> Terri Navarrete<br /> Jamie Reid<br /> R<a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=1"> </a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=2"> Canadian Anesthesiologists’ Society </a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=3"> </a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=4"> Volume 78, Number 5 May 2014 Editor</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=5"> STRENGTH TRAINING Continuing your education sho</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=6"> observations EAnesthesiologists and Patient Safe</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=7"> operating room? Such planning enables everyone to</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=8"> administrative update Scientific and Educational</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=9"> ASA is the leader in providing education </a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=10"> CEO report The Foundation of Patient Safety IPau</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=11"> than five years. We continue a close, collaborativ</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=12"> Situational Awareness, Multitasking, Sara E. Neve</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=13"> nd Distraction in the O.R. who don’t multi</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=14"> Ambulatory Surgery and Anesthesia: Creating a Cul</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=15"> Outcomes in Ambulatory Anesthesia and Surgery Ou</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=16"> Continued from page 13 3. Patient Satisfaction S</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=17"> Conclusion The six domains that define the NQS goa</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=18"> Cognitive Aids: Trending, Transformative Marjori</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=19"> or Just Too Much? s se d, lve dge and call</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=20"> Continued from page 17 patterns differ from trai</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=21"> Be the Owner of the Perioperative Home in Your Fa</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=22"> Checklists: Make Them Part of Your Emergency Plan</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=23"> How effective are checklists? A study led by At</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=24"> Physician Fatigue Brett L. Arron, M.D. Committee </a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=25"> a post-call Colorado anesthesiologist working</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=26"> Anesthesia Handovers: Why Are They So Complicated</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=27"> The Joint Commission’s 2006 National Patie</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=28"> Continued from page 25 information will fail to </a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=29"> measures the effectiveness of handoffs within an </a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=30"> PRACTICE MANAGEMENT 2014: Current Challenges, Fut</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=31"> redesign perioperative care. Dr. Opelka described</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=32"> PRACTICE MANAGEMENT 2014: Pre-Conference on Chron</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=33"> discussion on how to market your pain practice to</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=34"> Legal Issues Related to Technology Use in Anesthe</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=35"> TABLE 1 Culpability Amounts by Tier (per violat</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=36"> Continued from page 33 hard drives.3 OCR’s in</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=37"> The OIG discusses its findings that CMS has pro</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=38"> Continued from page 35 B. System Failures/Syste</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=39"> PRE-ORDER 2015 ANESTHESIA CODING RESOURCES </a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=40"> Self-Education and Evaluation SEE Question A r</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=41"> COULD YOUR PRACTICE OPERATE MORE EFFICIENTLY? A</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=42"> Interim BOD Meeting Focuses on Strategies for the</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=43"> Additionally, there was approval of the recomm</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=44"> committee news Even more impressive than the</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=45"> humanitarianism (Nicole Weiss, M.D.) and ora</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=46"> Mentoring: Preparing for Our Future committee ne</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=47"> 2. A designation of the length of time, required </a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=48"> subspecialty news The Anesthesia Patient Safety </a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=49"> Executive Summary: Perioperative Visual Loss (POV</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 50" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=50"> De</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 51" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=51"> Some of these strategies include the Sentinel Eve</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=52"> Anesthesiology Continuing Education ACE Questio</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=53"> Answer: A T</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 54" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=54"> quality and regulatory affairs The quality of ho</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 55" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=55"> 1913: American College of Surgeons (ACS)</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 56" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=56"> Continued from page 53 international criteria pu</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 57" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=57"> Learn How to Make the Change From Practice to</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 58" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=58"> state beat A number of physician ane</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 59" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=59"> SEDATION AND ANALGESIA RESOURCES FOR NON-ANESTHES</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 60" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=60"> what’s new in ... Women have been part of ASA si</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 61" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=61"> </a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 62" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=62"> Continued from page 59 In contrast to mentors, s</a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 63" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=63"> WITH YOUR SUPPORT WE’RE SOARING TO NEW HEIGHTS </a> <a title="May 2014 ASA Newsletter page 64" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e09afab9?page=64"> residents’ review Is Obesity a Disease? 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