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Joanne Muyco
Hello All! I just wanted to get a feel for which organizations have a department solely dedicated to perioperative ...
Megan Nolan
Dear Colleagues, Please join the Leadership Specialty Assembly Meeting Sept 20th 2021 @7pm EST SA Leadership is ...

Thank you for the invitation. I would love to attend, unfortunately, tonight is my birthday. Will I be able to ...

Amy Brunson
Does anyone have ideas for how to retain surgical technologists?

Have you tried duct tape? Just kidding. I think that retaining surgical techs is very much the same for the ...

Joni Gutknecht
Does anyone have a support role in their OR to manage the technology (video equipment and integration, robots, ...

We have a biomedical equipment role that is primarily dedicated to the troubleshooting of the technology or ...

Suzanne Butler
I am looking for examples of quality measurements that will meet TJC Leadership 04.03.09 requirements. ...
Amber Depoy
What routine quality audits do you perform within your surgery department? Are you hospital based or ASC based? ...
Hilary Kocsisszucs
Does anyone know how many emergency exits are required for a PACU room (in GA)? We are looking to swap our pre-op and ...
Amber Lusk
We are reviewing how our hospital charges for OR time. Currently, we charge for pre-op care by levels of care. Then ...
Amber Depoy
Do any of your facilities create an exemption in having to take call for staff over a certain age or staff that have ...

We are looking at implementing something similar to this. We are thinking of using a certain age (e.g. 55) PLUS ...

Brandon Smith
How many PACU nurses does everyone have on call at a time? Current state, our circulator is required to stay over as ...
We are a small critical access hospital. We have one PACU RN, one OR RN and one Tech on call. The OR RN is the back up ...
Cheryl Norwood
Anyone have a JD for a Robotic Coordinator? If so, could you send a copy? cheryl.norwood@bhsi.com Thanks in ...
Yvette Tawfik
We are an outpatient surgery center attached to the hospital with the inpatient surgery center. Currently with ...
Lisa Riggs
Anyone a leader in a CV OR? I'm a new OR leader and would like to network. Currently looking at scheduling cases and ...
Lindsay Hawley
I am new to the education role. I recently became the educator for surgical services. I am trying to come up with ...

This is a great question. I have a work group in my department composed of 4 nurses and myself. As things continued to ...

Elizabeth Wood
Hello- I'm wondering if anyone has ever explored staff sharing between facilities. Our healthcare system has ...

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