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Bridging the World through Patient Blood Management Partnerships

SABM - A Place to Share Research

Micah Prochaska, MD

Health Outcomes Researcher, Physician and Hospitalist
University of Chicago

SABM Delivers the Science

Ariana King

Quality Assurance Specialist for Transfusion Medicine
University of Chicago Medicine

Benefits of Being a SABM Hospital Affiliate

Beth Black, SABM Hospital Affiliate Member

Patient Blood Management Program Data Analyst
Yavapai Regional Medical Center, Prescott, AZ

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SABM Member Benefits

  • CHOOSING WISELY SURVEY RESULTS FORTHCOMING
    Thank you to all who participated in the national Choosing Wisely® Campaign suvey.  Results of this suvey will be forthcoming.  Stay tuned!

News & Events


Registration Now Open for the 2018 Annual Meeting and Certificate Program!

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2018 ACHE Congress in Chicago

SABM was pleased to attend the 2018 Congress of the American College of Healthcare Executives. Follow the link below for more information and a video interview with Dr. Tibi, President of SABM

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Blood Conservation During Cardiovascular Procedures

Dr. Bruckner Presentation Video from 2017 Annual Meeting.

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Call for Abstracts for 2018 Annual Meeting

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Welcome Letter from the President of the Society

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Choosing Wisely Survey Results Forthcoming

Thank you to all who participated in the national Choosing Wisely® Campaign suvey. Results of this suvey will be forthcoming. Stay tuned!

PBM Acceptance Broadens Internationally!

Korea University Anam Hospital (Kuah) to become nations's first hospital to build a "minimal transfusion surgical hospital" that adopts the patient blood management (PBM) system. See link below for the story.
http://m.koreabiomed.com/news/articleView.html?idxno=2467

SABM 2019 Annual Meeting

Sept 19 - 21, 2019
Baltimore, Maryland

SABM delivers the science of Patient Blood Management

What is Patient Blood Management?

PROFESSIONAL DEFINITION: Patient Blood Management (PBM) is the timely application of evidence-based medical and surgical concepts designed to maintain hemoglobin concentration, optimize hemostasis and minimize blood loss in an effort to improve patient outcome.

PUBLIC DESCRIPTION: Patient Blood Management (PBM) is the scientific use of safe and effective medical and surgical techniques designed to prevent anemia and decrease bleeding in an effort to improve patient outcome.

Why Become a SABM Member?
 

My SABM Membership Delivers
The Science of PBM

SABM Executive Guide for Patient Blood Management Programs

ATTENTION HOSPITAL ADMINISTRATORS!

  • IMPROVE CLINICAL OUTCOMES
  • ACHIEVE REGULATORY COMPLIANCE
  • OPTIMIZE REIMBURSEMENT
  • INCREASE PATIENT SATISFACTION
  • REDUCE WASTE AND COST

INTRODUCING THE SABM EXECUTIVE GUIDE (WITH VIDEO MODULES) FOR PATIENT BLOOD MANAGEMENT PROGRAMS!

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Administrative and Clinical Standards for Patient Blood Management Programs®, 4th Edition

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Contents include: Leadership and Program Structure, Consent Process and Patient Directives, Management of Anemia in Hospitalized Patients and more . . . Download Now!

Quality Guide to the Administrative and Clinical Standards for Patient Blood Management Programs

To effectively measure program quality and compliance with standards, SABM is proud to offer a newly published Quality Guide for each of the 12 SABM Standards. This valuable guide is designed to assist those practitioners and institutions that seek to establish a formal organization-wide PBM program to align their quality improvement programs using the framework of the SABM Standards. This guide can be downloaded for a nominal fee of $125 or $100 for members. Click here to purchase.

PBM CME Videos Now Available Online

SABM® is recognized as the premier provider of professional education on topics of patient blood management. We are proud to offer the most current evidence based online continuing education which supports our mission to improve health outcomes by advancing comprehensive patient blood management practices. The most exciting news is that SABM is offering these educational opportunities at no cost! 

Free Educational Videos

The Iron Corner

We are a non-profit educational website dedicated to providing information involving the use of iron preparations to treat patients with iron deficient anemia and/ or low iron stores in preparation for surgical procedures.

Click here to visit The Iron Corner

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