Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Risk management is critical to the practice of anesthesia because of the latter’s inherent risks that can lead to medication errors. To understand and reduce risks, anesthesia specialists implement risk management, which refers to the systematic process of determining, analyzing, and controlling real or potential risks and their organizational implications.
Numerous models are used for managing said risks; however, bow-tie analysis appears to be one of the most advantageous for anesthesia. It includes diverse factors that shape risks. Furthermore, it’s widely adopted by industries demanding a high degree of reliability, such as engineering and aviation.
Bow-tie analysis in healthcare finds three critical uses for anesthesia specialists in Northern California. Read more on this article: http://bit.ly/2wIwO62
Wednesday, August 2, 2017
Monday, June 5, 2017
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
There are ways to enhance communication between the two. As an anesthesiologist, you need to learn these to boost your potential and take your career to the next level.
Team Huddle and Time-Out
It’s necessary to have a team huddle to prepare for the operation and a time-out just before the surgery actually starts. The huddle is for the surgical team to discuss the plan and the time-out is for holding a final check to ensure that everything and everyone is on the right track. Anesthesia physicians must know the duration and all the expectations for the procedure. This way, they can prepare and prevent problems from arising.
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Monday, April 17, 2017
Monday, March 13, 2017
It always comes as a surprise for ordinary people to know that the health industry is one of the largest waste producers in the country. Even those working for the health and medical industry see the irony of being a part of the greatest polluters while trying to save the very lives of some who have been inadvertently affected by medical wastes.
While the health sector continues to find ways to implement sustainable practices, anesthesia physicians in Northern California are demonstrating their dedication to tackle the ecological sustainability concerns plaguing their colleagues. Read more from this blog: http://bit.ly/2mCtbfg