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Enhanced Recovery After Surgery for Colorectal Patients

Enhanced Recovery After Surgery for Colorectal Patients

[Music] We were identified as a high outlier from the National Surgical Quality Improvement Project, also known as NSQIP for surgical site infections. Our surgical site infection rate was above 20% for several years. [Music] We developed an enhanced recovery after surgery program at our hospital in order to address these issues. ERAS encompasses the […]

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Infectious Diseases Physician Patrick Jackson, MD

Infectious Diseases Physician Patrick Jackson, MD

Hi, I’m Patrick Jackson. I’m an infectious diseases physician. My primary clinical role is to see people living with HIV in our UVA Ryan White Clinic. I also attend on the general infectious diseases consult service in the hospital, and I’m the physician lead for infection control and antibiotic stewardship at Culpeper Medical Center. When […]

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Surgical Hand Scrub

Surgical Hand Scrub

Hello. I’m Mike from Surgtech Academy and today I’m going to demonstrate the surgical hand scrub. A surgical hand scrub is performed after we’ve opened supplies and before we gown in glove. We scrub our hands so that we lower the risk of hospital-acquired infections by reducing the number of transient and resident flora. Now […]

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Left 4 Dead- The Infection | Episode Five

Oh no! There is another wave coming down the street! It has been a while now since the infection broke out. each of us still feel its dreadful chaos day by day. We’ve all lost loved ones, family, friends, and other survivors along the way. Our journey is the journey of all those who have […]

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Happy Holidays from Yale School of Medicine 2018

Happy Holidays from Yale School of Medicine 2018

– This joyous time of year is a perfect opportunity to hear from voices in our community about all we have to celebrate at the School of Medicine. – The Yale Medical Symphony, a remarkable group of faculty, students, and staff, marked 10 years of bringing music to our community. – The Comer School Development […]

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