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Cancelled Surgeries Cost Hospitals up to 6 Thousand Dollars for each Procedure


Tulane University Medical Center 2009 study

Use the pre op checklist board to be sure each patient is properly prepped and documented for surgery. A 2009 study by Tulane University Medical Center estimates cancelled surgeries to cost $6,000 each.

Checklist Boards have been documented to reduce preventable errors such as taking a patient to the OR with a signed consent by as much as 30%. Anecdotal evidence supports the elimination of this event with the implementation of our pre op checklist board.

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