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Efficiency Tips

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Going Green for the Greater Good

Surgical tech Veronica Marella's idea to turn blue wrap into sleep mats for the homeless inspired a nationwide movement.

Posted 03/19/20 | Joe Paone | 2 comments

4 Steps to Better Skin Prepping

Improve application practices in your ORs with advice and lessons learned from experts at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.

Posted 07/18/19 | Daniel Cook, Editor-in-Chief | 1 comment

A Turn for the Better

8 ways to cut your turnover times - without sacrificing patient care.

Posted 06/19/19 | Mike Morsch, Associate Editor | 4 comments

IV Tips & Tricks: Don't Let the Little Pinch Become a Big Ouch

Simple strategies to start IVs right the first time - every time.

Posted 04/15/19 | Mike Morsch, Associate Editor | 2 comments

Room Turnovers: Life in the Fast Lane

6 tips to maximize efficiency, ensure safety.

Posted 02/12/19 | Mike Morsch, Associate Editor | 7 comments

3 Tips for Total Hip Efficiency

Keys to success with same-day hip replacements.

Posted 02/09/18 | Christopher S. McClellan, DO | 1 comment

6 Things You Might Not Know About Patient Warming

A look at the not-so-obvious details of hypothermia prevention.

Posted 11/29/17 | Brielle Gregory, Associate Editor | 1 comment

Secrets to Speedy OR Turnover Times

How to turn rooms over safely and efficiently.

Posted 09/08/17 | Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief | 1 comment

Staffing: 5 Tips for Meaningful Meetings

You can get a lot done in a 15-minute weekly staff gathering.

Posted 08/02/17 | Leslie Mattson, RN, BSHM | 1 comment

28 Tips to Improve Arthroscopy Efficiency

Keep cases moving, surgeons happy and profits flowing.

Posted 11/30/16 | Jim Burger, Senior Editor | 1 comment

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