Apr 6, 2015

ASC Infection Control Consultant Phenelle Segal to Present at Florida Society of Ambulatory Surgical Centers Conference


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Phenelle Segal, founder of Infection Control Consulting Services (ICCS), will be presenting at the upcoming Florida Society of Ambulatory Surgical Centers (FSASC) Quality and Risk Management Conference.

The 2015 FSASC Quality and Risk Management Conference takes place April 9-10, 2015, at the Renaissance Orlando at Sea World.

Phenelle will be presenting on "Infection Prevention: A QAPI Approach" at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 9.

Her session is described as follows: Federal, state and accreditation agencies require a thorough Quality Assessment and Performance Improvement (QAPI) program in the ASC setting. A well designed QAPI program, adhering to specific standards including the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Conditions for Coverage provides assurance of the quality as well as safety of services provided by facilities. This  session will discuss how an infection prevention program ties into the QAPI program and will highlight and define terms that are common to both programs such as risk assessment, quality measures, data-processing and accountability.

To arrange a meeting with Phenelle at the FSASC conference, contact her by clicking here or emailing info@iccs-home.com.

View the conference brochure here (pdf).

Phenelle Segal, RN, CIC, FAPIC

Phenelle Segal, RN, CIC, FAPIC, is the founder and president of Infection Control Consulting Services LLC (ICCS), which is based in Delray Beach, Florida. Phenelle has more than 30 years experience providing customized comprehensive infection control and prevention services to healthcare facilities nationwide. Her services focus on assisting hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, dental office and oral surgery practices, doctor's offices, nursing homes to implement and maintain an infection control program that: complies with The Joint Commission (TJC), Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS) and other regulatory agencies, respond to situations of noncompliance, and improve the processes for reducing risk.

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