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Special Edition: Surgical Construction - February 2020 - Subscribe to Outpatient Surgery Magazine

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F E B R U A R Y 2 0 2 0 • O U T PA T I E N T S U R G E R Y. N E T • 3 To Our Readers It might be time to reinvent how your facility looks and operates as complex cases continually move to outpatient ORs, patient-centered care becomes more important and leading surgeons expect to work with surgery's hottest technologies. Whether you're pouring a founda- tion for a new build or stripping current spaces down to the studs to begin anew, the insights in this year's Manager's Guide to Surgical Construction will help you develop a facility that looks great and operates even better. Cover design by Ethan Anderson | Photo by Pamela Bevelhymer, RN, BSN, CNOR o u t p a t i e n t s u r g e r y . n e t 10 4 On Point A One-Stop Shop for Surgical Care Daniel Cook | Editor-in-Chief 10 Facility Spotlight The brand new Lighthouse Surgery Center is a shining example of design innovation. Daniel Cook | Editor-in-Chief 16 See What's New in Surgical Video When outfitting ORs, focus on installing state-of-the-art imaging systems. Jared Bilski | Senior Associate Editor 24 Laying the Foundation for Total Joints Increased demand for hip and knee replacements is the driving force behind the building of new ortho-only facilities. Daniel Cook | Editor-in-Chief 32 Set Up for Success in Sterile Processing Upgrades can lead to more efficient and effective instrument care. William DeLuca, CRCST, CHL, CIS 42 The Ritz Carlton of Spine DISC Surgery Center in Newport Beach, Calif., combines perfect form with plenty of function. Karen Reiter, RN, CNOR, RNFA, CASC 48 Putting Plans in Place for ENT An inside look at the development of central Virginia's only dedicated ear, nose and throat surgery center. Susan Hickey, MSHA, and Jacki Voltz, BSN, RN, CNOR 55 Building Infection-Free ORs Consider the impact architecture and design can have on SSI rates. Joe Paone | Senior Associate Editor 61 Gearing Up for GI Build your program on the essential elements found in leading endoscopy centers. Suraj S. Soudagar, MS, MBA, LEED AP, and Keith W. Mignault, BS, MS 67 It Takes a Total Team Effort Lean on the advice of trusted professionals while planning and building a new facility. Amanda Mewborn 73 Equipped for Efficiency Invest in technologies that keep your facility operating at full speed. Daniel Cook | Editor-in-Chief 80 A Manhattan Masterpiece of Modern Design Q&A with Suzen Heeley, IIDA, LEED, AP, healthcare interior designer and creator of surgery's neat new look. F e b r u a r y 2 0 2 0 SURGICAL CONSTRUCTION S P E C I A L E D I T I O N On Point

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