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Audrey Nelson
How are other facilities draping the Spider Arm without the proprietary drape which is on backorder. We are having ...
Audrey Nelson Category Equipment 27d
Sierra Vasquez
Does anyone have a laser competency check-off for new hires?
Sierra Vasquez Category Equipment Apr '22
Jodi Schaumburg
Does anyone still use a Dummy Bundle? If so, what do you make your Dummy Bundle with? And do you have an IFU for ...
Jodi Schaumburg Category Equipment Mar '22
Andrea Putzier
What protocol/process do you follow for patients that will need EUS but have an implanted device like an AICD, ...
Andrea Putzier Category Equipment Mar '22

If possible we try to use bipolar forcep bovie. We also verify with company/manufacturer if we can turn it off ...

SHANNON MAREK
Can anyone tell me what type of chairs they have in their operating rooms? For example, what do the circulators use ...
SHANNON MAREK Category Equipment Mar '22
amy martin amy martin Mar '22
We have rolling sitting stools that the surgeons use also. Seats are padded and height is adjustable, no back on the ...
Kimberly McDonnell
We are having the air handlers shut down so a motor can be replaced in our OR. Once the air handler is up and running, ...
Kimberly McDonnell Category Equipment Feb '22
gyeong seo gyeong seo Mar '22

Have you found any answers to your question yet? I was thinking at least an hour to get the room exchange air that is ...

Rachel Kyle
Does anyone know if equipment stored in a room outside the OR needs to be covered? Right now my ASC is using unused ...
Rachel Kyle Category Equipment Feb '22

I'm curious to see other answers to this question. We have a specific room for equipment storage and do not cover ...

Leigh Bartlett
Hello everyone. Does anyone have a checklist they use to ensure that new equipment is implemented safely? Also, ...
Leigh Bartlett Category Equipment Feb '22

I can't really answer your question, but you have given me a good idea. We have a very small dept. in a CAH with half our ...

Stephanie Ayala
I am looking for suggestions on window coverings for my facility. How are you all covering your windows at your ...
Stephanie Ayala Category Equipment Jan '22
My facility applied a type of frost to the windows into the OR, leaving a tiny 3x3" or 4x4" "peekhole" in a corner so ...
Catherine Jennings
How are penetrating towel clips positioned in pans to prevent injury to the scrub person when setting up a case? In ...
Catherine Jennings Category Equipment Dec '21
Hi,

I checked with our SPD manager and this is what she stated:
Not all are placed on a stringer, usually only the ...
Amy Siegfried
We recently had a surveyor make a comment about extra supplies/consumables (i.e. suture) or additional sealed ...
Amy Siegfried Category Equipment Nov '21

Contaminated with what?? We wipe off unused items and put them back away until next time.

Michele Smith
Hello, Our Level One is reaching the end of it's life for our Open Fetal Surgery. The Surgeons don't like the Belmont ...
Michele Smith Category Equipment Oct '21
We don't do fetal surgery, but we use Thermacore for our MTP. you are able to do low flow (ml/hr), high flow (ml/min), ...
Monica Skeat
Has anyone experienced issues with nasal temp probe readings increasing 1-2 degrees during neuro endoscopic ...
Monica Skeat Category Equipment Oct '21
Kimberly Mitchell
I have a new surgeon to us and we are struggling to find the right positioning device for his ear microsurgery ...
Kimberly Mitchell Category Equipment Oct '21
Jennifer Eberle
Curious if anyone has ran across concerns with the use of electrocautery near hair with heavy product use or ...
Jennifer Eberle Category Equipment Sep '21

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