Activ Surgical Announces FDA Clearance for ActivSight Intraoperative Imaging Module

Activ Surgical announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance of the company’s ActivSight Intraoperative Imaging Module for enhanced surgical visualization.

Metrex Surface Disinfectant Portfolio Secures EPA Approval

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved all eight surface disinfectant products made by an infection prevention leader, Metrex, as effective against SARS-CoV-2, the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19.

Olympus Supports Safety Actions Regarding Surgical Smoke

Olympus has announced its support of The Joint Commission’s recommended safety actions for managing the hazards of exposure to surgical smoke for health care staff in operating rooms.

Exofin Fusion Redesign Receives FDA Approval

Chemence Medical, a leader in medical cyanoacrylate devices and products, announced the U.S. Federal Drug Administration’s (FDA) 510(k) approval of the company’s redesigned exofin fusion skin closure system.

Perioperative Nurses Week Contest Winners!

or-lunch-001The week-long celebration in November was enjoyed in so many different ways.  A HUGE thank you to all of you that submitted photos and team celebrations!

The winning entry was sent to us by Victoria Caillet.  Wooster Ambulatory Surgery Center in Wooster, Ohio, had lunch one day and an Ice Cream Social another for the whole team! Are you jealous?

We let Victoria, Tori, in on the good news. She was so excited for her staff and couldn’t wait to let them all know!

“This is completely AWESOME!!!  I will have a special meeting just to announce this!!

WASC has a great team of girls (one Boy!) who really work together well as a family, we are multispecialty ambulatory surgery center with 19 Docs and 29 staff members from front office to a 1 person CS department.

Thank you soooo much, I am so excited to present this stuff to our staff it will be a lot of fun to show them how awesome they are!! 


And BTW my t-shirt came today … I LOVE THE COLOR!! 

Thanks again!! Tori”


Thank you, Tori,  and everyone on your team at WASC in Ohio.

We hope all the girls … AND guy! …  enjoy the prize package with all of the OR Today goodies, including your Starbucks gift card!



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