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I have been reviewing the pt safety handling and movement guideline and powerpoint presentation. With the ...
Category Worker Safety 16d
Angela Hartwig
Hello! Would anyone be willing to share their practices/processes for how a Surgeon obtains Mitomycin on the ...

The Mobius mitomycin kit is the safest option. I work for a state organization and had trouble getting a contract ...

Amy Morris
Does any level I trauma center have guidelines on post call guidelines? ie: work for 20 hours schedule to work next ...
Amy Morris Category Worker Safety 24d
Elizabeth Yates
Our OR does not have an eye wash station. We only have small bottles of eye wash solution at our scrub sinks. Can you ...
Elizabeth Yates Category Worker Safety Aug '21

Elizabeth, the question could be answered in whether you and your staff are exposed to “injurious corrosive” ...

    Julia McKinney
    Hello, At your facility is it standard practice to have two scrubs at the field during “before wound closure” count ...
    Julia McKinney Category Worker Safety Jul '21
    Aimee Muchie
    Hello! Our hospital recently implemented smokeless bovie use in all of our operating rooms. We chose the Stryker ...
    Aimee Muchie Category Worker Safety Jul '21

    Altering such a device is never a good idea for many reasons, but the most important one is that if you compromise the ...

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    Category Worker Safety May '21
    Amanda Devlin
    Our administers have asked RNs to learn about how to position and operate the C arm in the case that an X-ray tech is ...
    Amanda Devlin Category Worker Safety May '21
    This is somewhat a double-edged sword. Most Surgeons do NOT want to wait for you to call the Rad Tech back from one of ...
    Stefanie Scott
    Hello all - I'm trying to gauge what facilities are using to lateral transfer patients in the OR setting and their ...
    Stefanie Scott Category Worker Safety May '21
    Georgia Papoutsakis
    My facility is considering a process change for the filling of the anesthetic gases on the anesthesia machine. ...
    Our anesthesia technicians are filling. This is part of their orientation and requires completion of a procedure ...
    Mary Luberda
    I'm interested in opinions/help on using a Neutral zone for sharps. We have never designated one and recently a ...
    Mary Luberda Category Worker Safety Mar '21
    Stacey Fisher
    Hello All, We are having a difficult time getting 3X gowns needed for one of our employees to wear since allocations ...
    Stacey Fisher Category Worker Safety Feb '21
    Kaylene Henderson
    Hi , I have just started in a quality control position for CSU's in New Zealand. A CSU manager has advised me that one ...
    Kaylene Henderson Category Worker Safety Jan '21
    Hi Kaylene,

    Cooling vests that are designed for use in surgery may be an option to look into, provided they do not ...
    Louise Reyes
    Hello! I work at a ASC in Alaska, assigned as Laser safety officer.  I was not formally trained to be one, but was ...
    Louise Reyes Category Worker Safety Jan '21

    Hi ! wondering if anything came about for this?? having a similar situation

    thanks!

    Melanie Graber
    As we are all dealing with staffing changes during COVID surges in hospitals I am looking to see what others do with ...
    Melanie Graber Category Worker Safety Jan '21

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