TITLE

19 practices ID'd that reduce cataract times

PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Same-Day Surgery;Oct2009 Supplement, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the identification of 19 new practices that will reduce facility times in ambulatory centers that performs cataract extraction with lens insertion. These practices are reported in the "Cataract Extraction with Lens Insertion 2008 Report: Performance Measurement and Benchmarking in Ambulatory Organizations." Included in the practices is calling the patient a day prior to surgery to remind them of the pre-operative preparations.
ACCESSION #
44158087

 

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