FDA Updates Information on Respirator Decontamination Systems

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is reissuing the Emergency Use Authorizations for decontamination systems that are authorized to decontaminate compatible N95 respirators for use by healthcare personnel (HCP) to prevent exposure to pathogenic biological...

First Patient Treated in Clinical Trial of BCL System

CairnSurgical, Inc., an innovator striving to make breast cancer surgery more precise, announced that the first patient has been treated in its U.S. pivotal trial of the Breast Cancer Locator (BCL) System at Massachusetts General Hospital.

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.

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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