Welcome to ASC Central

Membership Plans, Bootcamps, Virtual Conferences & Education Programs for Ambulatory Surgery Centers

What is ASC Central?

ASC Central provides a centralized resource for Ambulatory Surgery Center Administrators, Nursing Leaders, Medical Directors, Owners and anyone else who wants to be part of the ASC Industry.  

ASC Central provides access to a variety of programs  including a Patron Program for Listeners of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle, a Premium Access Program for ASCs, Virtual Conferences (Live and Recorded) and other Educational Programs, and our Industry-Leading Bootcamps.  

Membership Programs

We offer several different membership plans, virtual conferences, bootcamps and other educational programs.  

Patron Membership in the ASC Podcast with John Goehle

Patron Membership is the base membership level and is designed for individual listeners of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle to enhance their listening experience with access to regular group zoom sessions and a database of information to run their ASC.  This level also includes a few free conferences. 

ASC Central Premium Access Program

Premium membership includes a patron membership, access to all of our bootcamps and a wide range of additional resources, including access to comprehensive and relevant recorded and live conferences, private consultations, general and individualized training for you staff as on-going interaction with leading experts in the ASC Industry

Leadership Bootcamps

The ASC Administrator and Director of Nursing Bootcamps lead the industry in preparing administrators and nursing leaders for their positions.  With over 200 graduates, the programs provide relevant, comprehensive and entertaining education to the ASC leaders that wish to become the best in the industry.  

On-Demand Bootcamps

"Live" Virtual Bootcamps

Multi-State Conferences

The ASC Podcast with John Goehle and ASC Central partner with some of the State ASC Associations to present conferences that are free to their members if they watch them live.  The 2023 Multi-State Virtual ASC Conference is now available On-Demand for those that could not attend the live session in June 2023 and offers an incredible 16 AEUs and 4 IPCHs at the very reasonable rate of $299.99.  Don't miss this opportunity to fulfill your 2023 CASC and CAIP requirements!  

We are planning for the 2024 Conference and more details to follow

Other Upcoming Live (Virtual) Conferences

Introduction to Finance and Accounting in Ambulatory Surgery Centers (November 16, 2023)

  • An Introduction to Accounting, Financial Management, and Financial Statement Reporting in the Ambulatory Surgery Center Setting 

ASC Conditions for Coverage and Interpretive Guidelines Conference - (November 17, 2023)

  • A Full-Day Walkthrough of the Medicare Regulations for ASCs and the Guidelines that Surveyors Use to Evaluate Compliance

Other On-Demand Educational Programs

Also available on this website is the ability to purchase access to a growing list of previously recorded conferences that we have presented virtually over the past few years.  All of our programs are comprehensive and entertaining, certainly not your typical one-hour "webinar" that leaves you with more questions than were answered.  Discover the difference of our popular conferences!

The ASC Podcast with John Goehle

Don't Forget to listen to the free ASC Podcast with John Goehle on all major podcast applications, on our website at ascpodcast.com or by clicking below: