SCASCA Membership is available to facilities and to vendors of these facilities.

Download a membership application  or Join Online.

Benefits of Membership:

  • Advocacy on “Best Practices” including critical management factors, accreditation, risk management, center administrative procedures and patient care.
  • Statewide networking with center administrators in person and online forums to share ideas and learn best practices.
  • Quarterly lunch meetings held in Columbia that are a source of cutting edge information and excellent administrator to administrator networking.
  • Link to ASC suppliers who will help you run your operation smoothly and efficiently.
  • Regulatory and legislative alerts by email updating you on actions of critical importance to the ASC industry as they happen.
  • Full-time association headquarters to handle managerial functions and provide answers and referrals on questions relevant to ASC operations.
  • Semi-annual conference & trade show providing comprehensive coverage of legislation, regulation, accreditation, technology and current industry issues along with approved nursing contact hours.
  • Representation of the industry to the South Carolina
  • Department of Health & Environmental Control negotiating regulatory issues and assuring that the position of the ASC industry is recognized.
  • Liaison with allied state health care associations including the South Carolina Medical Association.
  • Liaison with other state and national ASC organizations to influence Medicare reimbursement and covered procedure regulations.
  • Liaison with Blue Cross Blue Shield and other payors to provide them with education on unique ASC operational concerns and to gain new policy information beneficial to SCASCA members.

SCASCA knows that you will find these benefits well worth joining and we look forward to welcoming you to the Association!