In the midst of an ever-shifting regulatory environment, the leaders of today’s healthcare organizations are responsible for serving their local markets while ensuring long-term financial sustainability. At Surgical Directions, we want them to be as informed as possible.
If you are tasked with guiding the strategy of a healthcare organization, we hope you find these white papers to be useful reference guides as you make the critical decisions that influence future success.
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The Physician Leader’s Role in Navigating the Anesthesia Provider Shortage
Complete the form to the right to receive a printable version of The Physician Leader's Role in…
Mitigating the Nursing Shortage in Perioperative Services: Causes, Impact, and Retention Strategies
Nursing staffing shortages are being caused by an aging workforce, decreasing student entries in…
Plan and Execute an “OR Reset” in 2022
Hospital executives can lead a post-pandemic financial recovery by reinvigorating OR performance and…
Decrease uncertainty to combat burnout, boost retention.
While Covid-19 has certainly put more of a strain on employee morale, one thing is for sure,…
Strong new tactics to support COVID-19 financial recovery.
The end of the COVID-19 pandemic is in sight, but hospital surgery departments will not likely see a…
Using Advanced Analytics to Maximize OR Utilization
Wasted room capacity is a major problem in hospital surgery departments. In most facilities, OR…
Overcoming Common Obstacles to Implementing a Perioperative Surgical Home
This team-based, patient-centered approach coordinates all phases of surgical care, from…
L&D Overhaul May Produce Greater Efficiency, Satisfaction
Labor and delivery department improvement
Hospitals Executive’s Guide to ASC Expansion Strategy
Can your hospital survive the growing dominance of ASCs?
Superior Patient-Centered Care Crucial for Complex Outpatient Procedures
Ambulatory Surgery Centers
Three Keys to Optimizing Efficiency and Productivity in the Operating Room
Are numerous challenges threatening your margin?
Does Your OR Offer Sufficient Access to Surgeons Practicing in Your Facility?
Is your OR offering sufficient access to surgeons?
8 Surprising Reasons Why Most Hospitals’ ORs are Inefficient
Find out why case times are too long in most surgery departments–and learn effective strategies…
Taking OR Performance from Unacceptable to Unbeatable in Less Than 12 Months
Most hospital ORs struggle with a range of efficiency, cost and physician satisfaction problems.
How Hospitals Can Increase OR Profitability
Every dollar counts in the post-COVID era. You can reduce OR costs and increase revenue to transform…
Ensuring Your OR is Successful in an ACO, Bundled Payment and Value-Based Purchasing Environment
Learn how to improve quality and decrease costs as you navigate the new environment.