Efficiencies decrease cataract surgery case costs, improve quality at VA clinic

The decision to undertake immediate sequential bilateral cataract surgery at a Veterans Affairs medical center, as well as incorporating other surgical efficiencies, decreased procedure costs and patient congestion, according to a speaker at Cataract Surgery: Telling It Like It Is.
Switching to immediate sequential bilateral cataract surgery (ISBCS) at the Iowa City VA Medical Center also saved time in the operating room and reduced travel time for families.
“We are fortunate at the VA to be able to take a larger view when caring for our patients. As we looked (Read more...)

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