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Terror in Tulsa
Last month’s deadly mass shooting on the campus of the Saint Francis Health System was a troubling reminder of the dangers vulnerable healthcare professionals face in the workplace.
Innovations in Shoulder Replacement Surgery
Augmented reality and new implant technologies are helping surgeons place implants more precisely and effectively.
Ortho ASC Growth Continues to Accelerate
Surgery centers are managing skyrocketing demand for joint repairs and replacements that shows no signs of slowing down.
Trend to Watch: Cardiology Cases on the Move to ASCs
The shift of procedures to the outpatient setting is increasing access to cost-effective and high-quality care.
Trust the Reprocessing Process
Make sure a committed team of dedicated professionals follow best practices in microsurgical instrument care.
The Keys to Pressure Injury Prevention
Surgical teams must work in concert and master proper techniques to protect patients from harm.
Taking the Pain Out of Total Joints
Regional anesthesia is improving outcomes in facilities where providers are placing advanced blocks to help patients recover.
New Standards in Endoscope Reprocessing
The latest recommendations highlight the importance of meticulous manual cleaning, inspection of internal channels and investing in specialty storage cabinets.
Learning How to Lead
Perioperative nurses should be proactive in seeking out opportunities to advance their careers and strengthen the nursing profession.
Getting Into Going Green
Small initial steps lead to significant progress toward more sustainable surgery.
Maintaining the Momentum
Nimble facilities continue to implement lessons learned during the pandemic.
Be Prepared for an Active Shooter
Response training increases the chance of survival during attacks.
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