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Editorial
The OR Business Management Conference again featured a busy and intimate exhibit hall at the heart of the main events.
ers, healthcare leaders should insist on
transparency in how AI was designed,
trained, and evaluated, as well as an
opportunity to assess algorithms for fairness,
effectiveness, and safety.
Providers also must disclose the use
of AI to patients-why it is being used,
how it impacts care, and, critical to privacy
concerns, how patient information
will be protected.
Other potential legal considerations
for AI in healthcare include malpractice
concerns, reimbursement issues,
and False Claims Act violations. Overall,
Sanzio said decision-makers should
have a clear use case prior to adoption
and take steps to mitigate risks, particularly
for systems involved in clinical
decision-making.
Robotics is another hot tech trend
that does not stop innovating the perioperative
arena. During the session,
" Outpatient surgery trends-What's on
the horizon? " Jamie Clow, senior analyst
and partner at Cleveland Research
Company in Ohio, led attendees on an
insightful deep dive into key trends in
the orthopedic landscape with a focus
on robotics and enabling technology.
" There can be some fatigue around
this topic in the industry, given both the
high cost and the lack of clear-cut clinical
evidence around patient outcomes, "
Clow said. But he also cautioned that
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robotics and enabling technology have
dominated vendor strategy going back
almost 10 years. " It's not something
that's going away anytime soon. "
From the industry perspective, robotics
and enabling technology drive
market share, Clow said. Citing Stryker
as an example, he highlighted the upward
trend activity of this market. Since
Stryker acquired the Mako robot at the
end of 2013, it has been almost nonstop
growth. " In the years leading up
to COVID-19, Stryker was growing their
knee business by 6% to 7% globally,
compared to market growth of around
3%, " he said. From the provider perspective,
robotics and enabling technology
are becoming drivers of volume and
efficiency-and that relationship is the
root of the dynamics between vendor
and provider.
Given the growing use of robotics
in orthopedic cases, coupled with the
exponential growth of outpatient surgery
services, " there are a ton of emerging
technologies " coming up in the market,
Clow said. " As these two trends continue
to converge-both the shift to the
[outpatient] setting and the growth and
rise of enabling technologies-we continue
to expect this kind of tug of war to
play out. " Clow reviewed key data points
with attendees, including the surprising
number of cases that have migrated
from inpatient to outpatient as well as
the financial implications of that shift.
And the dollars attached to that move
paint a more complex picture than one
might think, as the profits might not
be immediately available to the facilities
when compared to the traditional
revenue expectations tied to inpatient
services.
Networking better than ever
The heart of the OR Business Management
Conference remains the easy
and effortless venues for networking.
Several networking breaks were interspersed
over the 3 days, with two main
social activities standing out.
The conference's first networking
event, the welcome reception, provided
the right atmosphere for attendees, exhibitors,
and sponsors alike to mingle
and begin forming partnerships. The following
evening, select attendees got to
enjoy a fun, game-filled night out at the
indoor/outdoor entertainment complex
Chicken N Pickle.
This year's gathering again saw a
good number of first attendees-we
hope to see those return to our next OR
Business Management Conference, to
be held on February 9-12, 2025, at the
Saddlebrook Resort in Tampa, Florida.
Until next year! ORM
-Tarsilla Moura
www.ormanager.com
http://www.ormanager.com

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