COVID-19 Resource Center: Information from ASCA

COVID-19 Resource Center
Updated: April 6, 2020

Information from ASCA

Additional Guidance on Affiliation Rules for Paycheck Protection Program Loans

Updated: April 6, 2020

Additional guidance from the federal government was issued on the affiliation rules for Paycheck Protection Program loans.

Expanding COVID-19 Response under Federal Emergency Rules: A Q&A from ASCA

Published: April 3, 2020

ASCA discusses the federal government announcement about the new emergency rules, some of the expanded ways ASCs can support the COVID-19 response and ways ASCs can access the federal assistance they need to continue to provide safe, high-quality care to patients during and after this crisis.

ASCA’s Federal Outreach Efforts

Updated: April 3, 2020

Webinar Recording: COVID-19 Update

Published: April 1, 2020

Listen to this webinar to learn more about how ASCs can participate in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' "Hospitals Without Walls" program announced March 30.

ASCA 2020 Postponed Due to COVID-19

Updated: April 1, 2020

CMS Expands ASCs’ Ability to Assist with COVID-19 Response

Updated: March 30, 2020

COVID-19: American Academy of Ophthalmology List of Urgent/Emergent Ophthalmology Procedures

Updated: March 30, 2020

Surge Capacity

Updated: March 25, 2020

Developed by ASCA to share with federal leaders, this document outlines scenarios in which ASCs could be activated to help handle surgical overflow from hospitals that are at treatment capacity due to COVID-19.

ASCA Tool Helps ASCs Support Community-Wide COVID-19 Response

Updated: March 23, 2020

COVID-19: American Society of Anesthesiologists Recommendations for Anesthesia Management

Updated: March 23, 2020

COVID-19: A Message to ASCs

Updated: March 20, 2020

ASC Focus Digital Debut: ASCs Implement COVID-19 Safety Measures

Published: March 19, 2020

Webinar Recording: COVID-19 Updates for ASCs

Updated: March 19, 2020

This webinar outlines the latest updates on the federal regulatory and clinical concerns ASCs are facing.

COVID-19: Guidance for ASCs on Necessary Surgeries

Updated: March 19, 2020

COVID-19: An Interview with ASCA CEO Bill Prentice

Updated: March 19, 2020

ASC Locations, Specialties and Available ORs

Updated: March 19, 2020

Learn more about the ASCs throughout the country, the specialties they serve and the number of ORs they maintain. Need more information? Contact Kara Newbury at

Statement from the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association Regarding Elective Surgery and COVID-19

Updated: March 16, 2020