Rush Oak Park Hospital Adopts Surgical Workflow Technology, ExplORer Surgical, Increasing Team Confidence and Reducing OR Challenges

ExplORer Surgical, the only comprehensive intraoperative case support and workflow platform, has reinvented the way surgical support teams prepare and complete effective surgeries with two-way video for case support and remote proctoring to create a digitized playbook.

AORN Releases 2021 Guidelines for Perioperative Practice

The Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) has published the 2021 Guidelines for Perioperative Practice with six revised guidelines.

Masimo Announces iSirona Connectivity Hub

Masimo has announced the global launch of iSirona, a compact, versatile connectivity hub designed to maximize interoperability across the continuum of care.

DJO Acquires Trilliant Surgical

DJO LLC, a global provider of medical technologies to get and keep people moving, has announced the acquisition of Trilliant Surgical, a national provider of foot and ankle orthopedic implants.

Key Surgical Expands Team

Key Surgical has announced the addition of clinical educators and sales representatives to serve the sterile processing, operating room and endoscopy markets. The enhanced team supports the company’s long-standing focus on processes, procedures, and education in sterile processing while expanding into the markets of the operating room, and endoscopy.

The Key Surgical clinical education team is comprised of Brandon VanHee CRCST, CIS, CER, CHL, AGTS (Clinical Education Manager), Jamie Zarembinski, CCSVP (Clinical Educator – Sterile Processing), Michelle Lemmon, RN, BSN (Clinical Educator – Operating Room), and Natalie Reece, CCSVP (Clinical Educator – Endoscopy). The clinical education team will focus on creation of learning materials and providing in-person education, based on industry standards guidelines, needed for technicians to either attain or maintain certification in their field.

Additional sales representatives join the current team in January and February and will allow the company to continue to provide expert knowledge and individual support to hospitals, surgical centers, and GI centers in the U.S.

“One of our key motivators is ‘to be the easiest company with which do to business.’ The expansion of our teams is timely as we prepare to launch a wider portfolio to include products and solutions for the O.R. and endoscopy,” explains Alana Suomela, Director Corporate Marketing at Key Surgical. “We’re proud to say our additions aren’t tied to reduction in headcount but rather a mix of internal promotions and ability to place the right people in the right positions to best support our customers with the expertise and personal service they expect (and deserve) from Key Surgical.”

For more information, visit



Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *