A Discussion on enhanced recovery methods to improve postoperative outcomes

Thursday, June 25th, 2020 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CT

Over the last 5 years there has been an increase in hospitals developing and implementing enhanced recovery protocols to improve postoperative outcomes. Focus areas of improvement include reducing surgical site infections (SSIs), decreasing hospital length of stay (LOS), managing and minimizing postoperative pain, and helping the patient’s overall ability to recover faster after surgery.

The purpose of this webinar is to provide an overview of enhanced recovery protocols and discuss challenges and strategies of implementation.

During this webinar, our speaker will:

  • Talk about the emergence of enhanced recovery protocols
  • Discuss clinical benefits of using enhanced recovery protocols
  • Describe key elements of enhanced recovery protocols
  • Identify challenges in the implementation of enhanced recovery protocols
  • Outline strategies to implement enhanced recovery protocols



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Cardinal Health Senior Clinical Consultant

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Tracy Smith

Registered Dietitian for over 30 years, 18 years at Abbott Nutrition