Enhanced Recovery After Surgery Program at University Hospitals Recognized with Patient Engagement Best Practice Award

Credit: University Hospitals University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

Newswise — CLEVELAND – An innovative program at University Hospitals (UH) is yielding notable results, creating shorter hospital stays, less use of opioids, fewer post-surgical infections and lower costs for patients. Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) was first implemented at UH Cleveland Medical Center and is now in use at all hospitals across the UH system.