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About Us

OR Management News (ORM) is a quarterly publication devoted to news and information on managing the surgical suite. Editorial topics range from best practices, new technology, process improvements, reimbursement and ideas you can use to meet daily OR challenges. Editorial contributions are provided from experts in the field, including those from the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) and the Association of Healthcare Value Analysis Professionals (AHVAP).


Author Guidelines

OR Management News encourages its readers to submit letters to the editor, technology tips, review articles, and ideas.


Letter to the Editor

Readers are encouraged to send us feedback—it keeps us on target and helps us meet your information needs. Send your comments, questions and criticisms to the editor by using our contact page. Please include “Letter to the Editor” in the subject line and include full references if you refer to study findings in your letter.


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OR Management News
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News Articles

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OR Management Digital Edition - Fall 2020

The Fall 2020 Digital Edition of OR Management News

Study Quantifies Time Spent on Electronic Health Records

Ask any surgeon how much time they spend on their hospital’s electronic health record and the answer is likely to be the same: too much....

Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infection: Predicting Mortality and Limb Loss

Known colloquially as “flesh-eating bacteria,” necrotizing soft tissue infections carry significant morbidity and mortality, but the risk for death is dropping, according to data presented...

Living in a Virtual World

Over the past several months, a multitude of medical organizations have either canceled or postponed their 2020 iterations. For some of these professional societies, planning...