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cheryl davis
Hello, I was wondering if anyone is using elapsed time clock in their OR's? I do not see a regulatory requirement for ...
cheryl davis Category Equipment 5d
Michele Pearce
Hello! I am looking for information regarding the best practice for lending surgical instrumentation to other ...
Michele Pearce Category Equipment 15d
Hello-
We use a multiple copy form when sharing pans with facilities outside our main campus. Instruments shared ...
Randy Middledorf
Hello. I'm a first time poster. I manage a small OR and we recently purchased (2 years ago) a new camera system. One of ...
Randy Middledorf Category Equipment Apr '21
I find Stryker to have the best service. Their reps are trained so well in customer service and problem solving. ...
Emily Hardin
Hello! We just created a preop protocol order set that nurses can initiate when a patient arrives in the preop area. ...
Emily Hardin Category Equipment Apr '21
We use an extension piece with a "dial-a-flow." You adjust the rate but turning the dial to the number related to the ...
Shannon Tatman
We are in the beginning process of purchasing and implementing a Davinci robot at our facility. I am looking for any ...
Shannon Tatman Category Equipment Apr '21
Sharon Hershey
Does anyone know what the recommendations are for patients who are scheduled for surgery and use a constant ...
Sharon Hershey Category Equipment Mar '21
I actually just worked on this issue last week. The CGMs do not interfere with cautery. The pumps do though. One ...
Grace Echavez
Do any of you uses OR traffic tracking device ? if so, can you share what device are you using? Is it effective? How do ...
Grace Echavez Category Equipment Mar '21
Interested in this as well
Daniel Rojek
How are other facilities handling the NFPA 99 requirement that states that power strips have to be monitored for ...
Daniel Rojek Category Equipment Mar '21
Our Facilities management labeled each power strip with the amount of allowed amps, they also labeled each piece ...
Teresa Pfefferkorn
I need to create a Malignant Hyperthermia drill for the OR. I’m looking for ideas on what other facilities do for ...
Teresa Pfefferkorn Category Equipment Mar '21
Our drills are multi-disciplinary- anesthesia, pharmacy, safety officer and surgeons. The nursing team and ...
Marsha King
Does anyone have a policy they would be willing to share that relates to Point of Use Cleaning in the OR. I've seen ...
Marsha King Category Equipment Feb '21
What do you mean point of use? Any item that is shared between patients should be disinfected after use. We have this ...
Leigh Bartlett
What is everyone doing regarding the peg tube shortages? Any suggestions?
Leigh Bartlett Category Equipment Feb '21
Katherine Dillman
Hello all! I am trying to find guidelines surrounding what equipment is required to legally be documented for ...
Katherine Dillman Category Equipment Feb '21
Amy,
We're in the same boat! We are asking these same questions and are finding no answers. AORN recommended ...
Magdalena Dudek
Hello, How do you transfer medications to the sterile field? Do you use a decanter device or scissors to pop the lids ...
Magdalena Dudek Category Equipment Feb '21
I prefer to use syringe and 18g needle to draw up medications in bottles and eject into a med cup near the edge of the ...
Elizabeth Gilbert
Hi, I am looking to see if anyone has thoughts on the shorter sponge buckets to the taller ones. I am concerned with ...
Elizabeth Gilbert Category Equipment Feb '21
I am definitely in favor of the taller bucket for several reasons, they are ergonomically correct reducing the ...
Claudia Gomez
Greetings, I'm looking for insights about safe and effective products utilized for bioburden removal. I would ...
Claudia Gomez Category Equipment Jan '21
Hi,

Wee are currently using Blu62 with success!
 

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