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Company / Facility * Estimated Cost Of Current Blades
First, let's determine the dollar amount that your blades currently cost per year. Note that this does not take into account the cost of sharps injuries.
How Many Surgical Blades Does Your Facility Use Per Year? *
An estimated 75,000,000 scalpel blades are used each year, across 6090 hospitals in USA. This works out to be about 12,315 scalpel blades used per facility per year. See Notes for more details.
How Much Are You Paying Per Blade? *
Based on GHX 2020 data, the estimated average cost of a bare blade is $0.32/piece.
Your Total Estimated Cost Of Blades Per Year Is:
This is how much you are currently paying for blades per year.
What Is Your Estimated Cost Of Each Anzen Cartridge? *
Please enter your cost as quoted to you for the Anzen Safety Scalpel Cartridge
Total Cost Of Anzen Per Year?
This is the estimated cost of using Anzen per year.
Impact Of Sharps Injuries
Next, let's look at the impact of sharps injuries in your facility to determine the real cost of blades.
How Many Sharps Injuries Does Your Facility Have Per Year? *
There are an estimated 385,000 sharps injuries per year in the U.S, across 6,090 U.S. hospitals. This works out to 63 sharps injuries per facility per year. This number does not take into account unreported incidents. See Notes for more details.
What Percentage Of These Injuries Are Caused By Scalpels? *
It is estimated that between 7% - 17% of all sharps injuries are caused by traditional scalpel blades. See Notes for more details.
Total Number Of Scalpel Injuries Per Year
Based on your estimate, your facility has this number of sharps injuries caused by scalpels in a year.
How Much Does It Cost Your Facility To Treat Each Sharps Injury?
The cost associated with treating each sharps injury is estimated to be $3,042 per injury. See Notes for more detail.
Total Cost of Scalpel Injuries At Your Facility Each Year?
This is the total cost of scalpel injuries at your facility, based on the numbers provided.
Actual Cost Of Blades At Your Facility
Based on the figures you provided, this is the actual cost of blades at your facility currently. This number takes into account the cost of sharps injuries caused by traditional scalpel blades.
How Anzen Saves You And Your Money
Finally, let's take a look at how switching to Anzen Safety Scalpels can protect healthcare workers and reduce costs at your facility.
What Percentage Reduction In Scalpel Injuries Will You See When Switching To Anzen? *
It is estimated that the use of sharps safety engineered devices can reduce sharps injuries by 62% - 88%. See Notes for more details.
Decrease In Number Of Scalpel Injuries Per Year Cost Savings From Reduced Scalpel Injuries Per Year
This is the amount of money you will save per year from reduced scalpel injuries.
Cost Savings When Switching To Anzen
This is how much you will save (in costs and sharps injuries) when switching to the Anzen Safety Scalpel!
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