How one hospital achieved surgical checklist compliance

By John M. Purvis, MD

An interview with pediatric orthopaedic surgeon, James R. Kasser, MD

As surgeon-in-chief at Children’s Hospital Boston, James R. Kasser, MD, has championed the use of safe surgery checklists for years. Recently, he spoke with AAOS Now editorial board member John M. Purvis, MD, about his efforts to make safe surgery checklists “standard operating procedure” at Children’s Hospital Boston.

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