Are staff stealing your supplies and selling them on the Internet?

August 2010
Same-Day Surgery;Aug2010, Vol. 34 Issue 8, p85
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the vulnerability of outpatient surgery clinics to employee theft and provides advice for theft prevention.


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