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Anesthesia Alert: Keeping Pace With Change
Stay current on new techniques and tools to ensure your facility thrives.
Are You Ready for the Shoulder Replacement Boom?
Outpatient procedures are a growing service line that can be performed safely on select patients.
Behind Closed Doors: Resolutions for a Better Year
Achieving my aims will seem easy after living through 2020.
Colon Cancer Doesn't Wait for COVID-19
Scheduling colonoscopies during the pandemic requires clear communication, strategic case scheduling and strict safety protocols.
Editor's Page: Checks and Balances
Fair salaries are found in the sweet spot between passion and pay.
Infection Prevention: Infection Preventionists Are Stepping Up
The pandemic has spotlighted the work of these dedicated professionals.
Make Malignant Hyperthermia Training Memorable
Participating in an MH escape room is a fun and effective way to learn emergency response protocols.
Positioned to Prevent Wrong-site Surgery
Reinforcing a culture of safety will ensure surgeries are performed as planned.
Regulatory Affairs: Inpatient-Only List Will Be Phased Out
CMS is putting site-of-surgery decisions into the hands of providers.
Safety: Create Your Own Count Board
The customized tool helps staff keep track of items used during surgery.
The Pillars of Post-Op Pain Control
Combining regional anesthesia with the right multimodal drug cocktail keeps patients' discomfort to a bare minimum.
The Skinny on Skin Prep Standardization
Consistency in tracking can prevent complacency and bad habits from sneaking into your processes.
Thinking of Buying... C-arms
The latest options combine top-notch imaging with user-friendly features.
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