Surgical Facility Administration

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Study: C. Diff Transmission "Might Be More Likely to Occur" in Surgical Centers

Researchers call for improved antibiotic stewardship in outpatient facilities of all kinds to help stem the tide.

Posted 11/17/17 | Post a comment

Chicago Hospital Sues Leapfrog for Defamation Over Low Patient Safety Grade

Saint Anthony Hospital of Chicago claims the ratings group incorrectly assessed the hospital, which lowered its patient safety grade from an A to a C.

Posted 11/13/17 | Post a comment

Recall: Midazolam Syringes in Blister Packs Contain Syringes of Ondansetron

Fresenius Kabi USA is recalling a lot of mislabeled prefilled syringes that were distributed nationwide.

Posted 11/10/17 | Post a comment

Thinking of Buying ... Non-Latex Gloves

How to get your team to switch to the safer alternative.

Posted 11/02/17 | Joe Madsen, Associate Editor | Post a comment

Safety: Quiet, Please: Noise Distractions in the OR

Silence is golden during the critical stages of surgery.

Posted 11/02/17 | Erin Lawler | Post a comment

Medical Malpractice: Pa. Court: Docs Can't Delegate Informed Consent

Pennsylvania case may have broad implications nationwide.

Posted 11/02/17 | Rafael M. Villalobos Jr, JD | Post a comment

Anesthesia Alert: Who's Unsafe for Outpatient Surgery?

Certain patients shouldn't get past your anesthesia gatekeepers.

Posted 11/02/17 | Perry V. Ruspantine, CRNA, APRN | Post a comment

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