Review 2017 articles from OR Exec, AORN's bi-weekly newsletter for perioperative nurse leaders.
- Perioperative directors hold the keys to instilling a safety culture where communication strategies are established, adopted, and make a difference. If you are struggling to move past the established phase into widespread adoption, consider making these healthy communication habits part of your daily leadership practice.
- If the first surgery of the day is not on time, perioperative team members spend the day racing the clock to catch up. This race can negatively impact productivity, costs, physicians, staff, patient satisfaction, and quality of care. Eliminate the barriers delaying your OR schedule and make 2017 your year for on-time first case starts.