Table of Contents
A Better Way to Treat BPH
Men with enlarged prostates are seeking out surgeons who offer a minimally invasive solution to their symptoms.
Counts Aren't Always Correct
Barcode scanning and RFID detection help to make sure no sponge is left behind.
Don't Sweat Accreditation Surveys
Planning and practice will have you prepared instead of panicked when surveyors come calling.
Going Green for the Greater Good
Surgical tech Veronica Marella's idea to turn blue wrap into sleep mats for the homeless inspired a nationwide movement.
Healthier Eating Is Within Reach
Patients who optimize their pre-op nutrition are rewarded with better outcomes.
Help Patients Pay for Surgery
Understanding how healthcare credit cards work will help you select the one that's best for your facility and those who come to you for care.
High-tech Options In Endoscope Reprocessing
Automated leak testers, enhanced drying technology and smart storage solutions enhance the care of these intricate instruments.
Infection Prevention: Playing Zone Defense Against Superbugs
Contain contamination to stop the spread of multi-drug resistant bacteria.
Making the Case for Rigid Containers
Better instrument protection and environmental benefits are just a few of the reasons facilities are deciding to do away with blue wrap.
Staffing: Happy Workers Stick Together
It takes commitment and hard work to form lasting bonds with your team.
Standardize Your Patient Warming Protocols
Preventing inadvertent perioperative hypothermia demands placing a premium on active prewarming.
Tackling Cataract Surgery's Biggest Issue
Surgeons want to reduce or eliminate the number of post-op medications patients are required to self-administer.
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