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Focused Factories - November 2015 - Outpatient Surgery Magazine

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See even more photos from last month's OR Excellence Conference with these 2 slideshows, and sign up to join us next year in sunny Bonita Springs, Fla. osmag.net/VKxv9A and osmag.net/ekTC5N A new study suggests that medication errors or adverse drug events could be happening in up to half of all surgi- cal cases. osmag.net/zNkTW9 CMS responds to the start of ICD-10 with a host of new resources to answer any and all of your coding-related questions. osmag.net/kGYA7b Are EMRs dangerous? This doctor thinks so. He claims that electronic records are "without a doubt" killing and injur- ing patients. osmag.net/g9KZFe A team of researchers is currently designing the smarter, safer and infection-free OR of your dreams. osmag.net/2YzNEk Three duodenoscope makers will survey their scope users about their repro- cessing practices to help pinpoint errors that led to recent superbug outbreaks. osmag.net/QhkH8Q The rich get richer … A new study confirms that the cost of outpatient surgery is rising faster in hospitals than it is in ASCs. osmag.net/9opDJU Patients who are older than 55 and at a high risk for colorectal cancer may not need such aggressive colonoscopy schedules after all. osmag.net/J4TdTu Are your staff con- taminating their skin and clothing when removing PPE? Most likely, researchers say. osmag.net/jy4TXT Bad news in the fight against SSIs: A new study finds that nearly half of them may be unstoppable. osmag.net/3RfWDn Top 10 viewed features on outpatientsurgery.net IN CASE YOU MISSED IT … Sign up for our e-mail alerts and manage your subscription preferences at outpatientsurgery.net/news/in-case-you-missed-it.php. You'll be first to know when we post breaking news, weekly updates, reader polls, discussion boards and other online exclusives.

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