About Us



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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Looming Anesthesiologist Shortage Fuels High Market Demand

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S. aureus Common Cellphone Pathogen?

Researchers found the presence of Staphylococcus aureus among 40% of the cellphones belonging to biomedical students, and much of it was resistant, according to a...

Can All Sepsis Deaths Be Prevented?

Many people think that most sepsis deaths could be preventable if hospitals were better at treating the condition, but that may not be the case....

Surgeons Debate Management of Small Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors

San Diego—With the widespread use of advanced imaging techniques, incidental diagnosis of small pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors has greatly increased in recent years, leading to many...