Operating Room Frequently Asked Questions
As an investigator, what do I need to fill out before doing surgery?
Investigators are required to complete a Surgery Questionnaire form and an Operating Room request. The form is available from Ronald Primm, O.R. Supervisor, in Annenberg Room 26-222.
What information is required on the Operating Room Request Form?
An Operating Room Request Form must be submitted one week prior to the surgery date. The date of surgery, time, investigator name, etc. is listed on this form.
Where do I schedule operating room time?
Operating forms are in the Annenberg Operating Room suites on Room 26-222 door.
What does CCMS provide during surgery cases?
CCMS surgical services include animal preparation, instrument sterilization, anesthetic reduction and monitoring, and nursing care during recovery.
How is the investigator charged for surgical cases?
Investigators are charged an hourly rate for the type of surgery performed. See the schedule of services and rates for more detail.
What kind of staff are here to help if medical complications arise?
Veterinarians and veterinary technicians are available should medical problems occur.