Surgical care

BC Summit brings experts together for surgical improvements
The BC health care system has many valuable and sometimes competing priorities – so it’s always a good sign when one priority – in this case surgical improvement - gets the focused attention of many diverse health care providers. The BC Summit on Surgical Improvement... Read more

 Jun 19, 2018 Article   Improving Access   Surgical care    

Improve efficiency in the surgical daycare and operating rooms
St. Paul’s Hospital initiated a project to improve efficiency in the surgical daycare and operating rooms. The goals were to improve access, patient flow, patient and provider satisfaction and communication. A team at St. Paul’s Hospital involving surgeons, anesthesia,... Read more

 Dec 12, 2017 Article   Improving Access   Surgical care    

Early Recovery after Surgical Procedures
A group of physicians, nurses, administrators, and allied health care providers have formed a collaborative aiming to build the enhanced recovery capacity in BC’s surgical programs. Enhanced recovery protocols are pathways to deliver care designed to achieve early recovery... Read more

 Dec 12, 2017 Article   Improving Access   Surgical care