Office-Based Lab (OBL) Handbook

Publication Date: January 1, 2019

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Society for Vascular Surgery Office-Based Lab (OBL) Handbook Introduction

...ascular Surgery Office-Based Lab (OBL) Handbook...

...oreward - Anil Hingorani, MD, DFSV...


...nts - Kenneth M Slaw, PhDI would like t...


...tents and Chapter Authors Chapter 1. Backg...


Chapter 1. Background and History

...hapter 1. Background and Hi...

...-based laboratory (OBL) represents a site of s...


...roductionThe 2008 CMS coverage dec...


...encesThe following references provide insigh...


Chapter 2. ASC vs. OBL vs. Hybrid

...pter 2. ASC vs. OBL vs. Hybrid...

...re three different types of outpatient sur...


...Surgery Center (ASC)...


...ased Laboratory (OBL)...


...odel Th...


...ulatory Surgery Centers – Advancing S...


Chapter 3. Building A Business Plan and Why?

...lding A Business Plan and Why?...

...e market size of U.S OBLs is estimated at a...


...siness Plan?...


...ness Plan Necessary?...


...nancial Aspects Of A Business Plan...


...A Business Plan...


...clusion...


...ial Parts Of Developing A Business Plan...


...ocess Of Developing A Business Plan...


...ces Overview of the U.S OBL market. gran...


Chapter 4. Creating the Team: Consultants and Checklists

Chapter 4. Creating the Team: Consultants...

...al of the OBL is to provide patient pro...


...Requirements...


.... Vascular Surgery: Criteria for Patient...


...e Period...


...Period The P...


...t-Procedure Period...


...sion In concl...


...erences Lin PH, Chandra FA, Urman R...


Chapter 5. Protocols, Manuals and Certifications

...ocols, Manuals and Certifications

...outpatient vascular center presents...


...Regardless of...


...anuals...


...ble 2. Accreditations...


...f Anesthesia...


...tification...


...Medicare ASC Standards ecfr.gov/current/tit...


Chapter 6. OBL Design

...6. OBL Design...

...a space within your ambulatory offi...


...ign Overview...


...age...


...esign Safety...