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By David Bennett Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon in the United States
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/23208123/developing-a-high-efficiency-operating-room-for-total-joint-arthroplasty-in-an-academic-setting
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David E Attarian, Jennie E Wahl, Samuel S Wellman, Michael P Bolognesi
BACKGROUND: Developing a high-efficiency operating room (OR) for total joint arthroplasty (TJA) in an academic setting is challenging given the preexisting work cultures, bureaucratic road blocks, and departmental silo mentalities. Also, academic institutions and aligned surgeons must have strategies to become more efficient and productive in the rapidly changing healthcare marketplace to ensure future financial viability. QUESTIONS/PURPOSES: We identified specific resources and personnel dedicated to our OR for TJA, assessed the typical associated work process delays, and implemented changes and set goals to improve OR efficiencies, including more on-time starts and shorter turnover times, to perform more TJA cases per OR...
June 2013: Clinical Orthopaedics and related Research
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