Performing Procedures

Insights for gastroenterology technique and workflow

Did you know it takes more than 100 steps to get an endoscope ready for use? That’s according to a pilot study done in 2017 for the the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materiel Management. We explore procedures such as endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) and discuss workflow enhancements that can lead to vast improvement in patient safety and outcomes.

Did you know that single-use endoscope technology can substantially reduce wait times, repairs, and cross-contamination risks associated with standard endoscopes?