Table of Contents
25 Creative Ways to Cut Costs
Small, smart choices can add up to big savings if you think outside the box.
Are You Ready for the Tournament of Champions?
Test your knowledge of all things surgical in our fun, informative game-show format.
Ethical Decision-Making During a Disaster
Do you agree with the life-and-death choice made by the medical staff of one New Orleans hospital in the desperate days after Hurricane Katrina?
Every 1/2 Second Counts: A Victim's Perspective On Patient Safety
He lost his wife in a car accident and his toddler son days later to a medication error.
Fear: The Hidden Killer
Being afraid to speak up cripples communication, prevents teamwork and leads to tragic results.
How to Perfect Your Central Sterile Department
This session is for you if you think a good autoclave can cover up a bad reprocessing department.
Join the Price Transparency Revolution
Are you ready to post your prices online? Your patients are watching and waiting.
Make Your Facility a High Reliability Organization
Implement standardized, evidence-based practices to boost efficiency and patient safety.
Making of a Healthcare Leader
Providing patient care and managing surgical services are very different worlds.
Nominate Your Facility for a 2016 OR Excellence Award
Seven winners will be our guests at this year's conference, where they'll be recognized and celebrated.
Patient Safety: 54 Years Of Progress ... or Stasis?
Leadership and culture change are needed to turn the tide.
Resuscitating a Dying Surgical Center
You'll learn many do's and don'ts from this amazing turnaround story.
So, You Want to Add Outpatient Total Joints?
Learn the ins and outs of building a world-class program from the team that's already done it.
Substance Abuse in Surgery
Providers with alcohol and drug problems put themselves, and their patients, at risk.
Uncovering the Real Root Cause of Mistakes
It takes good detective work to get to the bottom of adverse events.
What If a Killer Walked Into Your Facility?
Prepare for the worst to keep your patients, staff and surgeons safe.
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