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OSHA challenges for ambulatory surgery centers

Ambulatory surgery centers (ASC) encounter distinct OSHA compliance challenges compared to other healthcare facilities, says Troy Lair, PhD, principal consultant of Elite Accreditation Consultants. Limited resources, dynamic environments, and the use of specialized equipment demand tailored approaches. To address these challenges, ASCs must prioritize staff training, conduct regular risk assessments, and adapt protocols for different procedures, according to Lair.

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