Thank you, Providence Health Care, for sharing this Bowel Surgery Preparation Rx for patients to fill at a compounding pharmacy at least five days prior to surgery. This prescription includes: antiseptic skin preparation, bowel preparation, antibiotics, carbohydrate load, and a partial list of compounding pharmacies. This newly posted Tool can be found on the Order Sets page.
Thank you, Fraser Health, for sharing these patient education materials: a pre-op fridge reminder, a pre-op screening questionnaire, and a patient form with their post-op goals. These newly posted items can be found on the patient education page.
This webinar is targeted to nurse educators who are responsible for training nursing staff on the ERAS elements and various infrastructure considerations.
Presented on February 3, 2015 by Garth Vatkin (Interior Health Quality Consultant – Surgery, ERAS Collaborative Nursing Co-Chair) and Nancy Garrett-Petts (Clinical Nurse Educator, Royal Inland Hospital)