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Apr 01 2016

Take over your makeover: Sweet suite renovation

Valerie J. Dimond

Integrated, hybrid, smart. Those are the buzz words used to describe today's most cutting edge operating rooms (ORs). As minimally invasive surgery and interventional procedures continue to emerge the surgical suite is evolving also with innovative features to support the clinicians performing them. To attract and retain the best surgeons and remain competitive today, facility leaders are increasingly cognizant of the value and necessity of renovating existing ORs and/or building brand new ones from the ground up.

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Mar 01 2016

Scheduling System Solutions

Rebecca Rudolph-Witt

Scheduling hybrid OR time is a common concern for surgical departments struggling to find a return on an investment for the #3-4 million space that typically took years to plan and build. Beyond education staff on how to use the room so they have confidence using the various technology available, therefore increasing room demand and use, another component is the sheer scheduling element....

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Feb 01 2016

Interoperability in the Perioperative Suite: Promise and Reality

Charlie Berg, BA, BSEE, Vice President Engineering, LiveData, Inc.

In recent years, hospitals have made great strides in the adoption of electronic health records (EHR).

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May 04 2015

OR Management Moves Mobile, is Becoming Comprehensive

Rebecca Rudolph, Editor

OR management software is working to be more user friendly and is striving towards big picture goals.

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