A new stress intervention program aims to help surgeons reduce stress and burnout, which, left unchecked, can affect quality of care and professional lives. Coping techniques are especially useful in the era of the COVID-19 pandemic.
There are several ways to improve the education-to-workforce nursing pipeline, including creating perioperative electives and perioperative preceptorships. These efforts might prevent anticipated shortages caused by an aging workforce on the brink of retirement.
While educational programs can work in the online space, accreditation surveys would be more challenging to conduct online. There are different ways to leverage a virtual survey, but groups would prefer virtual visits not replace onsite visits.
Revised guide includes details about how COVID-19 could derail existing programs
April 28, 2021
A good antibiotic stewardship program will improve patient care by giving patients the right medications at the right time. A proper program also will prevent staff from prescribing too much medication, which will reduce spending.