"It's not how good you are now. It's how good you're going to be that really matters." — @Atul_Gawande during this inspiring @TEDTalks about truly understanding how to get better at what you do: https://t.co/Ll7j9YUF5j
.@LeapfrogGroup will now grade the quality of staffing, surgical outcomes and patient experiences at ASCs a...
The chronic complainers. You know who they are. You're probably thinking of a few names right now. Make sur...
Yes, you can please everyone with these 6 essentials of patient-centered care: https://t.co/ZzJdl90B9e https://t.co/LCIJzObstf
Nurse who take a stand against surgical plume exposure are leading a national movement to pass mandatory smoke evacuation laws: https://t.co/pHWeud0OJb https://t.co/KxnbqWLLKP
Join the staff at the Evangelical Ambulatory Surgical Center in Lewisburg, Pa., by wearing green to promote #MentalHealthAwareness. They pulled on green socks to show support for those who suffer in s
They perform one of your facility's most important jobs for very little pay and often out of sight and mind. It's time to recognize and appreciate instrument reprocessing techs — surgery's unsung hero
Todd Rosengart, MD, FACS, of @bcmhouston, believes adding another checklist to pre-op routines won't protect patients from harm during surgery. Instead, he says surgical teams need to focus more on im
What's the worst that can happen? Gathering a multidisciplinary team to discuss all that could possibly go wrong on a day of surgery will identify potential issues before they become major problems: h
Dirty flexible endoscopes used to be a potential issue at Baystate Medical Center. Now? Not so much. The facility's efforts to improve its high-level disinfection process earned this year's OR Excelle
Record turnout. Outstanding speakers. Plenty of fun. Great first day at @OR_Excellence. Let's do it again tomorrow! #ORX2019 https://t.co/8aNvIcokRY
Dr. John Keating is an orthopod with a heart for fixing stray pets so they can find forever homes. He created Surgeons for Strays (https://t.co/dWLOKkreJx) to operate on injured dogs and cats for free
RT @OR_Excellence: Conquer Those Persistent Staffing Problems! Ann Geier, MS, RN, CNOR, CASC, @AnnGeier understands your frustrations. Managing employees is one of the most time-consuming tasks you fa
Less than 6 weeks until #ORX2019 ! Have you registered yet? https://t.co/fxZ0loTXje https://t.co/MGcaamukK1
RT @OR_Excellence: @EIZO_Global will be one of the many wonderful companies showcasing their products in the #ORX2019 exhibit hall this October. Be sure to stop by booth 300 and ask about their new EX
.@KadlecMed's Eric Gonzales, CST, hangs a flag on the OR door to let the surgical team know that patients are combat veterans suffering from #PTSD who need a supportive, quiet environment. Eric, a @US
RT @OR_Excellence: Don’t miss out on hearing @MartyMakary, MD, MPH at #ORX2019! Marty is a New York Times best-selling author, surgeon & healthcare policy expert. Register now so you can attend hi
Apologizing to patients for a surgical error might seem like the right thing to do, but consider these 3 factors before saying "I'm sorry" to avoid ending up in legal trouble: https://t.co/eGZgS2CFuG
RT @BeaufortMem: The kindness of our surgical staff made it all the way to Good Morning America! Our amazing staff is #WhyBMH is such a great place to work!
In a novel twist on medical tourism, it made financial sense for both a highly trained orthopedist from Milwaukee and a patient from Mississippi to meet at an upscale Mexican hospital for total knee r
Music is as good as Versed in calming nerves before surgery, say @PennMedicine researchers. During the study, patients listening to @MarconiUnion's Weightless, dubbed "the world's most relaxing song."
.@NorthwellHealth's Dr. Benjamin Schwartz reads emails sent by members of the patient's family about what makes the patient tick. The personal messages remind Dr. Schwartz of his true calling help him
This is an amazing story. 👏🙏❤️ https://t.co/YEJzY1z61m