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Award: Vancouver General Hospital ERAS Team Wins NSQIP 2015 SCR Abstract Competition Award!

Congratulations to Tracey Hong (Quality & Patient Safety Coordinator, primary author) and the VGH ERAS team for being awarded the 2015 SCR Abstract Competition Award by the American College of Surgeons – NSQIP. Tracey is the first Canadian to receive this prestigious award and will be presenting her abstract at the general session of the ACS-NSQIP National Conference, which takes place from┬áJuly 25-28, in Chicago. Her winning abstract is titled, “How the Implementation of an Enhanced Recovery after Surgery (ERAS) Protocol Can Improve Patient Outcomes.”

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