OR Dx + Rx: Solutions for Surgical Safety is a national healthcare consulting firm that offers perioperative safety consulting to hospitals, office-based and ambulatory surgical facilities and their insurers to reduce medical error and minimize risk related to patient care errors and institutional functional deficiencies. Solutions for Surgical Safety is a team of physicians, nurses and quality experts including Past Presidents of the American College of Surgeons, the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses and the American Society of Anesthesiologists. The OR Dx + Rx team features patient care and quality leaders who have the experience, intellectual capital and quality improvement expertise to improve effectiveness, reduce negative outcomes and promote sustainable change. Our team also includes a former CMO of a major malpractice captive insurance company with vast experience in surgical claims related to perioperative errors and deficiencies. OR Dx + Rx has partnered with the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) in this method of improvement. IHI is a world leader in promoting quality and safe care.
OR Dx + Rx’s mission is to improve the quality, safety, and patient experience of the perioperative process in hospitals, office-based and ambulatory surgical centers utilizing cost-effective real world solutions.
Our vision is to reduce perioperative error and risk and strengthen leadership and governance to improve accountability for care.
Goals and Objectives
- To improve quality and reduce risk due to medical error in hospitals, office-based and ambulatory surgical centers and sites.
- To understand systems and processes through an in-depth on-site review of perioperative services at surgical organizations utilizing nationally renowned medical, nursing and quality experts
- To deliver a detailed, evidence based verbal and written report that draws on professional standards and practices in comparable centers, with recommendations for areas of improvement.
- To offer a range of follow-up services for sustainable, measurable improvement.