January 13, 2020

FCOTS increase through smarter scheduling and surgeon accountability

By: Judith M. Mathias, MA, RN
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Starting the first cases of the day on time is key for maintaining the OR schedule. A delay in first case on-time starts (FCOTS) can lead to less OR utilization, greater facility costs, and dissatisfaction among physicians, OR staff, and patients. It’s a problem…


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