Congratulations to the centers listed below for achieving Cataract Innovator status for scheduling. Cataract Innovators is the gold standard for AMSURG ophthalmology centers; it is also a program designed to assist AMSURG ophthalmology centers in the process of achieving Cataract Innovators status.
To be considered a Cataract Innovator for scheduling, the following must be in place at the center:
- Someone at the practice or center is identified to “OWN” the schedule, centralized scheduler
- ASC and practice have online access to view/update the center’s surgery schedule
- There is a clear process for managing no shows and cancellations to reschedule patients using patient cancellation log
- Center has patient wait list to fill last minute cancellations
Cataract Innovator Centers for Scheduling:
Abilene Cataract and Refractive Surgery Center
Center Leader: Stephanie Howard
Center Leader: Janie Norman
Center Leader: Karen Cercy
EyeCare Consultants Surgery Center
Center Leader: Nancy Roby
McCannel Eye Surgery
Center Leader: Nikki Madison
Las Vegas, Nev.
Center Leader: Alesia Isquith
Center Leader: Lisa Chandler
Wallace Laser and Surgery Center
Center Leader: Martina Anders
AMSURG Ophthalmology centers have access to the Cataract Innovators training program.