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OR Manager Conference (formerly Managing Today’s OR Suite), brings together more than 1, 400 managers and directors involved in leading the surgical suite for 3 days of continuing education and networking opportunities. The conference builds on the content developed in each issue of OR Manager, providing you with a live learning experience. Earn CEs, AEUs, and explore new technologies with solution providers.

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Updates from OR Manager

Statewide safety program sharply reduces colorectal SSIs

Editor’s Note A Hawaii statewide collaborative for surgical patient safety successfully reduced colorectal surgical site infections (SSIs) and improved patient safety culture, finds this study. Between January 2013 and June 2015, Hawaii’s 15 hospitals implemented the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality’s (AHRQ’s) Comprehensive Unit-based Safety Program (CUSP) in addition to their own customized interventions. […] The post Statewide safety program sharply reduces colorectal SSIs appeared first on OR Manager.
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ECRI Institute: Boston Medical Center wins 2018 Health Devices Achievement Award

Editor’s Note The ECRI Institute on May 17 announced that Boston Medical Center had won the 2018 Health Devices Achievement Award for its patient-centric mobile pulmonary care app. The ICOUGH Recovery app guides patients through the hospitals postoperative pulmonary care protocol, which focuses on: Incentive spirometry Coughing and deep breathing Oral hygiene Understanding the value […] The post ECRI Institute: Boston Medical Center wins 2018 Health Devices Achievement Award appeared first on OR Manager.
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Cost-benefit analysis of maintaining a fully stocked MH cart in maternity units

Editor’s Note This study found no cost benefit to maintaining a fully stocked malignant hyperthermia (MH) cart with a full supply of dantrolene in maternity units, where triggering agents are rarely used. Maintaining an MH cart in every maternity unit in the US would reduce morbidity and mortality costs by $3,304,641 per year, but it […] The post Cost-benefit analysis of maintaining a fully stocked MH cart in maternity units appeared first on OR Manager.
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Joint Commission reduces requirements applicable to telehealth services in ambulatory care

Editor’s Note The Joint Commission on May 16 announced that approximately 25% of applicable elements of performance (EPs) in its ambulatory care program will no longer apply to organizations that primarily provide surgical and nonsurgical services via a telehealth platform. Among the reductions: 12 EPs in the Environment of Care chapter addressing medical equipment. 31 […] The post Joint Commission reduces requirements applicable to telehealth services in ambulatory care appeared first on OR Manager.
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