surgical schedule

surgical schedule

A list of specified amounts of money that are paid for surgical procedures, ancillary expenses, etc., in hospital and medical reimbursement policies. A surgical schedule is usually part of a basic medical expense plan that itemises various surgical procedures and the monetary benefit allocated to each procedure.
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Most work was completed after hours or on weekends to reduce the impact on the hospital's surgical schedule.
The surgical schedule for the next few days is getting full.
The work was completed last month and a normal surgical schedule resumed at Memorial Campus on Feb.
However, as the hospital was already performing almost 6,500 procedures per year with 89 percent of the surgical schedule blocked, there was little room to accommodate any growth.
The surgical calendar, exclusive to ESRM, is another feature that facilitates the booking process, and provides a visual depiction of the surgical schedule for the entire practice.
About 17 of the 26 operating rooms are scheduled for surgeries on Tuesday, and hospital officials will gradually ramp up the surgical schedule later in the week.
The ability to conduct preoperative assessments at the patient bedside or remotely at a physician's office dramatically reduces the risk of surgical schedule delays or errors due to missing information.
Similarly, it reduced the lead time necessary to stock a surgical cart from 20 hours to 10 minutes and eliminated all rework due to surgical schedule changes.
In these tense days of concern about the risk of hospital errors, at least the gynecologic surgeons were spared some surprise procedures on the surgical schedule.
The initial request for the procedure can be made when the weekly surgical schedule is complete; but bemuse surgical schedules are often changed, the clinical laboratory should be notified on a daily basis of any change in the schedule.
Meanwhile, UMass Memorial officials said they will continue to operate on a reduced surgical schedule, using equipment and instruments sterilized at the University Campus on Lake Avenue or at other facilities in the UMass Memorial network.