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COVID-19 to impact general surgery procedures in U.S. in 2020, says GlobalData

Most of the hernia procedures to be performed in the U.S. will be delayed due to the COVID-19 crisis, with the exception of a minority of symptomatic cases, but will start to resume towards the end of the second quarter (Q2) of 2020, according to data and analytics...

3NT Medical Announces FDA Clearance for Colibri Endoscopy System

3NT Medical, a privately held corporation dedicated to developing single-use specialized endoscopes for the diagnosis and treatment of ear, nose and throat (ENT) disorders, has announced the FDA 510(k) clearance for the Colibri Micro ENT Scope, the world's first...

ASCA Supports ASC Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

By Bill Prentice As I write this message, COVID-19 cases in the U.S. are continuing to rise and health care providers, federal and state officials and private citizens across the country are beginning to come to grips with the magnitude of the response needed to...

Challenging Assumptions, Evaluating Routines Can Aid Quality

By Nicholas Schmitz, PMP, LSSBB Across our personal and professional lives, we all fall into many routines; it’s part of how we’re able to perform so many different tasks every day. Have you ever arrived at work (or home), only to realize you don’t even really...

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Adverse Incident Reporting

Adverse Incident Reporting

Among the many responsibilities expected of the governing body of a health care organization, few are as important as establishing a system for the identification, reporting, analysis and prevention of adverse incidents or events. Having this system in place as an...

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Clean Spaces, Healthy Patients

Clean Spaces, Healthy Patients

APIC believes that collaboration is essential to achieving its vision of a world without infection. That’s why APIC launched the Building Bridges initiative, which aims to improve patient outcomes by building bridges between infection preventionists (IPs) and...

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ASC Quality Takes Another Step Forward

ASC Quality Takes Another Step Forward

As Election Day 2012 continues to draw nearer, questions about the best ways to ensure affordable, accessible health care for all Americans are making headline news and consuming much of the national political debate. As concepts like “value-based purchasing” and...

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