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4. Effectively managing schedules and maximizing capacity in the OR, infusion centers and inpatient bed units has become more important than ever. Join us this June to hear insights from healthcare executives on best practices for capacity optimization. Reserve your spot here.
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Becker's Learning Opportunities - Access in One Click
1. Don't sleep on opportunities to shift procedures to lower sites of care. See where outpatient care is going and how your health system can stay ahead of the curve here.
2. Slip-ups in medical glove protocol jeopardize your staff, patients + bottom line. Empower your clinical team with best practices they can execute right now for ultimate protection.
3. Hospitals can't afford to wait and see what this year's virus season will bring. Be prepared for a surge with lessons from Jefferson Health's nurse-led virtual nurse program here.