Quality Initiatives

We strive to provide excellent quality care in a safe environment.

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Our organization is involved in the following state and national health care quality initiatives and groups:

  • AAAHC and CMS Healthcare Quality Alliance
  • Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN)
  • Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC)
  • ASC Quality Collaboration (ASC QC)

Our health care team is guided by the highest standards in:

  • Joint Commission National Patient Safety Goals
  • Pain management
  • Patient flow efficiency throughout the center
  • Medication safety
  • Infection control
  • Patient satisfaction

We monitor and evaluate multiple processes and outcomes, including:

  • Surgical appropriateness
  • Sterilization of instruments
  • Pre-procedure time-outs
  • Medication administration safety
  • Prevention of health care–acquired infections
  • Thrombosis risk assessment