What is ERAS (Enhanced Recovery after Surgery) and How Is It Supporting Better Patient Outcomes?

August 27, 2019

DOTMed HealthCareBusiness News

Philip Corvo, MD, MA, FACS

Dr. Philip Corvo serves as chairman of the Stanley J. Dudrick Department Surgery and Director of Surgical Critical Care at Saint Mary's Hospital, Trinity Health Of New England, located in Waterbury, Connecticut. He leads an innovative ERAS (Enhanced Recovery after Surgery) program which is helping reduce opioid use, speeding patient recovery and reducing costs. DOTMed interviewed Dr. Corvo about the program he leads, in which he discusses the financial impact of ERAS, how to establish an ERAS program, and patient success stories.