PCIHIPAA helps coordinate important webinar for OMS practices . . .

Have you enrolled in the live Webinar titled: Protecting Your Practice: Is Your Office Technology Putting You At Risk? This 90 minute webinar focuses on HIPAA’s Omnibus Rule, which requires all healthcare practices to implement proper safeguards to protect patient health information. For more information go to the Practice Management page on the AAOMS website. The webinar is scheduled for Wednesday, September 9, 2015.

2015 Honorees of ASI Member Award

Congratulations to the AAOMS members who are honorees of the 2015 ASI Member Award. Members enrolled in six or more ASI approved programs are honored every year at the Awards Program at the Annual Meeting. To view a list of this year’s honorees, please click here.

Southern Anesthesia & Surgical (SAS) Helps AAOMS Member Comply to New DQSA Requirements

The Drug Quality and Security Act (DQSA) came into effect for manufacturers, distributors and repackagers on January 1st, 2015.  For dispensers (those administering drugs), the DQSA is effective as of July 1st, 2015. Title II of DQSA, the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) outlines critical steps to build an electronic system to identify and trace certain prescription drugs as they are distributed in the United States.

Through TraceLink SAS provides—FREE OF CHARGE—a portal granting access to the required information, relating to drugs purchased through SAS, in the event your practice receives a request for information from the FDA or Board of Pharmacy.

Call an SAS customer service representative at 800/624-5926 to learn more.