2018 OR Manager Conference Online Library


The session recordings were compiled from breakout and general sessions at the 2018 OR Manager Conference. Complete a brief quiz and evaluation after viewing to earn 39.0 CEs.

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The session recordings were compiled from breakout and general sessions at the 2018 OR Manager Conference. Complete a brief quiz and evaluation after viewing to earn 39.0 CEs.

Presentations include:

  • Trending Topics Recordings
  • Hybrid Operating Rooms: Experience is the Ultimate Teacher
  • ERAS – Enhancing the Journey of the Perioperative Patient
  • Can You Hear Me Breathe? Investigating Suspect Obstructive Sleep Apnea in the Pre-Operative Population
  • Building Better Business Relationships: Vendor Partnership and Communication
  • Being in Two Places at Once: How to Manage One Surgeon in Two Operating Rooms

OR Business Management Recordings

  • Fact or Fiction? Offsite Sterile Processing Works
  • The ‘What,’ ‘Why,’ and ‘How’ of Dashboards and Data Quality
  • Value-Based Education: More than Just the New “Buzz Word”
  • Invest in Your Team: Methods for Skill Set Tracking and Development
  • Analyzing Key Performance Indicators to Keep Up with Perioperative Transformation

New OR Manager Recordings

AMA (Ask Me Anything): I Don’t Know What I Don’t Know

  • The Reality We Face: The Evolving Nurse Role: Addressing Social Determinants in the Surgical Suite
  • The Cornerstone of Shared Governance is a Unit-Based Council
  • Know Your Hand: Winning the Poker Game of Leadership
  • Overcoming Leadership Vertigo to Promote a Positive Work Environment

Leadership/Administration Recordings

  • Confronting the Opioid Crisis Head-On: New TJC and CMS Pain Standards
  • Write Your Legacy: Succession Planning is a Must
  • Fishing for Good Catches: Drive Culture Change & Reduce Wrong Site Surgery Cases
  • Setting Our Moral Compass: Abating Abuse of Power in the OR

General Interest Recordings

  • 7 Years of Wisdom: Managing Physician and Staff Clinical Relationships in the OR presented by SpecialtyCare
  • Leading Change in the OR: Improving Patient Safety through Collaboration presented by Xodus Medical
  • Improving Patient Care, Protecting Performance, Optimizing Your Budget presented by Richard Wolf Medical Instruments Corp.
  • Determining if an Orthopedic Robot Program is Right for Your Surgical Suite
  • To Have or To Have Not: Inventory Management Best Practices for a More Efficient OR presented by Owens & Minor

Clinical Recordings

  • AAMI Sterilization Standards Update: 2018 Edition
  • Change Your Perspective: Are You Doing Everything You Can to Become a High Reliability Organization?
  • OAS CAHPS: What it Means to Your Facility
  • The “Pause”: Hardwiring Peer Support Across Departments Post-Incident
  • Don’t Just Push the Piles, Make Sweeping Changes in Your Sterile Processing Department

Ambulatory Surgery Centers/Outpatient Recordings

  • Our New Reality: The Importance of Ensuring Good Reporting in Your ASC
  • What You Need to Know for 2018: Regulatory and Quality Measure Reporting Update for ASCs • PLAN-DO-STUDY-ACT: Improving Your ASC’s Staffing Model in a Lean Environment
  • Physician and Nurse Collaboration
  • Open the Information Sharing Channels for the Betterment of Your ASC
  • Clearing the Air: Strategies for Creating a Smoke-Free Environment


  • Breakfast and Presentation: It’s the 21st Century: Making Marijuana Usage a Component of Your Patient Assessment
  • Opening Keynote: Reality Based Rules of the Workplace: Boosting Employee Value and Happiness at Work
  • Breakfast and Presentation: Achieving Improved Surgical Outcomes by Increasing Accuracy in Fluid Management presented by Ecolab
  • Breakfast and General Session: Grace Under Fire: The Resilient Nurse Leader
  • Luncheon and Presentation: Patient Positioning Safety: What Happens When Things Go Wrong? Presented by D.A. Surgical

Access Intelligence is approved as a provider of continuing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider #15831. CEs: 39.0 contact hours