Outpatient Surgery Magazine

Special Outpatient Surgery Edition - Surgical Construction - March 2019

Outpatient Surgery Magazine, providing current information on Surgical Services, Surgical Facility Administration, Outpatient Surgery News and Trends, OR Excellence and more.

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2 • O U T PA T I E N T S U R G E R Y M A G A Z I N E • M A R C H 2 0 1 9 Contents To Our Readers In this year's Manager's Guide to Surgical Construction, you'll read about state-of-the-art facilities built for some of same-day surgery's hottest specialties. You'll also hear from surgical professionals turned project managers about the big ideas and little details that enhance the look, feel and function of their new designs. We hope the following pages inspire you to prepare for surgery's minimally invasive, patient-focused future as you break ground on a new facility or reimagine your existing space Cover design by Ethan Anderson | Photo by Pamela Bevelhymer, RN, BSN, CNOR | Cover model: Jenniffer Stuart, CST o u t p a t i e n t s u r g e r y . n e t 27 4 On Point Modernize to Thrive Daniel Cook | Executive Editor 9 Dare to Dream Big Tap into your imagination and creativity to design the ideal facility. Andrew Caputo, MD 18 A Facility Fit for Orthopedics We're set to open a surgery center built to meet the growing demand for outpatient spine and same-day total joints. Michael E. Joyce, MD 27 Building the Perfect Eye Center A top-down look at constructing a new ophthalmology facility from the ground up. Robert B. Nelson, PA-C 34 Bring Your GI Suite Up to Speed Without Breaking the Bank Pay-per-use financing helped us fund our facility-wide makeover. Jimmy Henderson 39 Are You Set Up for Spine? Outfit your ORs for one of outpatient surgery's hottest specialties. Jared Bilski | Senior Associate Editor 45 All About ENT Our single-specialty surgery center serves as a model of efficient design and cutting-edge care. Brandi Cunningham, RN, BSN, BA, MHA, MBA 52 Make Your ORs Infection Proof There are plenty of ways to build bacteria-free zones when you're working with a clean slate. Joe Paone | Senior Associate Editor 59 7 Keys to Smart Sterile Processing Design Bright and spacious areas are becoming centerpieces of instrument care. Jim Burger | Contributing Editor 67 Cancer Scare Continues to Inspire Patient-Friendly Designs Q&A with Deborah Wingler, PhD, MSD-HHE, EDAC, patient advocate and creator of healing healthcare spaces. Surgical Construction M a r c h 2 0 1 9

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