Decreasing Operating Room Turnover Time: A Resource Neutral Initiative

  • Shawne Olson
  • Stephanie Jaross
  • Gail S. Rebischke-Smith
  • Frank Chivers
  • Stephanie K. Covel
  • Carolyn E. Millen
Patient Facing Systems
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  1. Patient Facing Systems



We would like to acknowledge the expertise, leadership, and support from Sue Manfredi, DNP, MBA, RN, FACHE, our Vice President for Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Officer. Sue supports continued innovation, through the change process and problem solving to enhance the delivery of care to our patients. She encourages us to be creative and try new ideas that lead to improved efficiency and resource allocation.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of Washington/Northwest HospitalSeattleUSA
  2. 2.ProlianceEdmondsUSA
  3. 3.University of Washington/Northwest Hospital and Seattle AnesthesiologistsSeattleUSA

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