The eight OR Excellence Award winners profiled on the following pages are top-performing facilities that set the standard for high-quality, cost-effective care. They focus on the well-being of their staff and prioritize protecting patients. They continue to scrub surfaces during the continuing pandemic. They master multimodal methods to manage post-op pain and understand the secrets to improving patient satisfaction. They go green for the greater good and grasp the importance of providing inclusive care. The class of 2021 will be introduced and recognized at Virtual OR Excellence in October. Join us to honor and celebrate their accomplishments, which represent the amazing efforts of every hardworking surgical professional in every facility.
— Outpatient Surgery Editors