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Surgical Waste Management

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Thinking of Buying...Floor-Based Fluid Management Products

These simple solutions keep your floors drier and safer.

Posted 04/09/12 | Greg DeConciliis, PA-C, CASC | Post a comment

Thinking of Buying...Automated Fluid Waste Disposal Systems

They take the fuss and muss out of one of surgery's dirtiest jobs.

Posted 01/04/12 | Mary Wilson, BSN, RN, CNOR | 1 comment

Getting a Handle on Fluid Waste Disposal

Pearls to do the job more safely and efficiently.

Posted 12/11/11 | Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief | Post a comment

Make Direct-to-Drain Fluid Waste Disposal Work for You

Advice from facilities that successfully upgraded to the systems that shield surgeons and staff from exposure to infectious waste.

Posted 08/30/11 | Stephanie Wasek, Features Editor | 3 comments

How Do You Keep OR Floors Dry?

See if your approach matches the fluid disposal methods revealed in our reader survey.

Posted 06/12/11 | Daniel Cook, Editor-in-Chief | 1 comment

Managing Fluid Waste the Right Way

Here's how to limit exposure risks while collecting and disposing of infectious overflow.

Posted 05/08/11 | Barbara Hersh | Post a comment

How We Reduced Red Bag Waste

Many of the surgical supplies you automatically assume belong in red bag waste don

Posted 03/11/11 | Lara Jordan, RN, CNOR, CASC; Shelley Penchick, RN, BSN, CNOR | Post a comment

Your Eco-Friendly Fluid Disposal Options

How you can reduce red bag waste, save money and prevent falls in your ORs.

Posted 02/06/11 | Kent Steinriede, Associate Editor | Post a comment

Thinking of Buying...Floor-Based Fluid Disposal Products

Buy smart and you'll have no more puddles on your OR floor.

Posted 12/05/10 | Cheryl Lusson, RN | 1 comment

Making the Direct-to-Drain Decision

Analyzing the costs and benefits of closed suction systems.

Posted 09/09/10 | David Bernard, Senior Associate Editor | Post a comment

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