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Improving the Profitability of Your Spine, Orthopedic and Pain ManagementDriven ASC – Thrive Now and in the Future This exclusive spine, orthopedic and pain management-focused ASC conference brings together surgeons, physician leaders, administrators and ASC business and clinical leaders to discuss how to improve your ASC and its bottom line and how to manage challenging clinical, business and financial issues. Learn more in this three day event than anywhere else. • 132 Sessions • 168 Speakers • 28 CEOs as Speakers • 63 Physician Leaders as Speakers • areem Abdul-Jabbar, NBA Hall-ofK Famer • ouis Sauer, PGA Director of L Instruction The Becker's ASC Review/ Becker's Healthcare Difference: 1. mprove business practices I around your ASC 2. Improve your spine practice 3. earn from colleagues and from L industry leaders about the most interesting issues in ASCs and in spine 4. Network with colleagues 5. nderstand the changing U climate of healthcare and how it impacts your business Program Schedule Pre Conference – Thursday, June 13, 2014 11:00 - 5:00 pm 11:30 - 4:30 pm 12:30 - 5:45 pm 5:45 - 7:00 pm Registration Open Exhibitor Set Up Pre-Conference Sessions Reception, Cash Raffles and Exhibits Main Conference – Friday, June 14, 2014 7:00 - 8:00 am 8:00 - 5:00 pm 5:00 - 6:00 pm Continental Breakfast and Registration Main Conference, Including Lunch and Exhibit Hall Breaks Reception, Cash Raffles and Exhibits Conference – Saturday, June 15, 2014 7:00am – 8:00am 8:10am – 12:20pm Continental Breakfast and Registration Conference Thursday, June 12, 2014 11:00 – 4:30 PM Registration and Exhibitor Set up Concurrent Sessions: Track A - ASCs - Keynotes and Improving Profits Track B - ASCs - Business and Profitability Issues; Managed Care Contracting Track C - ASCs - Quality, Infection Control, Accreditation, Management Track D - Spine Track E - Spine Track F - Spine, Pain and Orthopedics Track G - Medical Devices, Orthopedics and Pain Management 12:30 PM – 1:10 PM A. ASC Roundtable: Outlook for Investment and Question and Answer Activity in the ASC Sector Michael Stroup, Senior Vice President of Acquisitions, United Surgical Partners International, Inc., Matt Searles, Managing Partner, Merritt Healthcare, Stuart Neiberg, MAcc, CPA, CFA, Manager, HealthCare Appraisers, Inc. and Christy Heald, Senior Vice President of Business Development, Surgery Partners, moderated by Scott Becker, JD, CPA, Healthcare Department Chairman, McGuireWoods LL and Publisher, Becker's Healthcare B. The Movement of Higher Acuity Cases to ASCs, Why? How? Who Drives It? Jeff Leland, Chief Executive Officer, and Chris Bishop, Partner and Senior Vice President, Acquisitions and Business Development, Blue Chip Surgical Center Partners C. The Partnership between Anesthesia and Orthopedics for the Best Regional Anesthetic Care in Orthopedic Procedures Michael R. Redler, MD, Founder, and Barry Stein, MD, Anesthesiologist, The Surgery Center of Fairfield County D. How Spine Surgeons Can Approach a Healthcare Saturated Market Rafe Sales, MD, Founder, Summit Spine E. Developing the Right Clinical Environment for Complex Spine Cases in an ASC Joyce Deno Thomas, Senior Vice President, Operations, Regent Surgical Health F. New Neuromodulation Techniques for Chronic Spine Base Pain Frank Sparadeo, PhD, Clinical Neuropsychologist, Sparadeo and Associates G. Motion Preserving MIS Stabilization for Stenosis Surgery; How to Expand your ASC Practice? Hallett Mathews, MD, MBA, Executive Vice President, Chief Medical Officer, Paradigm Spine, LLC 1:15 PM – 1:55 PM A. Key Trends in Valuing ASCs and Practices Aaron Murski, Senior Manager, VMG Health B. New Procedures and New Revenue Sources for ASCs Cindy Armistead, Administrator, Campbell Clinic Surgery Center and Julie Bell, Administrator, Hawthorn Surgery Center, moderated by Melissa Szabad, JD, Partner, McGuireWoods LLP C. The Outlook for Independent Specialists Fred N. Davis, MD, Co-founder and President, ProCare Systems D. New Entrepreneurial Ideas for Spine Surgeons - Ancillaries, New Ideas on Organizing, Politics, Real Estate and More John Caruso, MD, FACS, Neurosurgeon, Parkway Surgery Center, Douglas K. Smith, MD, President, Musculoskeletal Imaging Consultants, Rafe Sales, MD, Founder, Summit Spine and Michael A. Gleiber, MD, FAAOS, PA, Adult and Pediatric Spinal Surgery and Spinal Trauma, Board Certified, Fellowship Trained Spine Surgeon and Kiran Chekka, MD, Illinois Bone and Join Institute, LLC, moderated by Timothy Fry, JD, Associate, McGuireWoods LLP E. Key Thoughts on MIS Fusion Scott Hodges, DO, Cervical and Lumbar Specialist, Center for Sports Medicine and Orthopedics F. Motion Preserving Outpatient Spinal Surgery Without Implants Ara Deukmedjian, MD, Chief Executive Officer and Medical Director, Deuk Spine Institute G. Outpatient Total Joint Replacements – How to Prepare and Deliver High Quality of Care Mike Berend, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon, Indiana Specialty Surgery Center and Marcia Friesen, RN, BS, FAIHQ, FACHE, President, Orthopedic Advantage To Register, Call 800-417-2035 • Fax 866-678-5755 • Email Register Online at

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