Education & Training
Ethicon offers a wide range of professional education experiences with top-tier faculty around the country and resources to support your patients, surgical teams and organization.
Interested in attending an in-person training session and patient training? View our available classes
Interested in more details about access and reimbursement? View our latest reimbursement fact sheet
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Transverse Colectomy Procedural Videos
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Professional Education Training Sessions
Fellows in Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery
Summary: This course emphasizes the latest advances in minimally invasive Colorectal surgery. Interactive sessions address patient selection, surgical techniques and skills for managing potential complications. Hands-on labs, including a cadaver lab, will emphasize the safe and effective use of minimally invasive instrumentation such as HARMONIC ACE®+ 7 Shears with Advanced Hemostasis, ENSEAL® G2 Articulating Tissue Sealers, and ECHELON FLEX™ Powered ENDOPATH® Staplers. There will also be discussions on surgical trends.Request Sales Rep Contact assignment_ind
Young Colorectal Surgeon Course
Summary: This interactive course is designed to provide a comprehensive review of the skills and techniques necessary to perform laparoscopic colon procedures, with the primary focus on the safe and effective use of Ethicon products such as ECHELON FLEX™ GST System, HARMONIC ACE®+ 7 Shears with Advanced Hemostasis, and ENSEAL® G2 Articulating Tissue Sealer. This unique program will provide participants with the opportunity to engage in interactive discussions, observe live procedures and practice their skills in a comprehensive hands-on cadaver lab experience. The program will focus on addressing criteria for patient selection, procedural indications and contraindications, instrumentation needs, procedural techniques and management of potential complications.Request Sales Rep Contact assignment_ind
Optimizing Minimally Invasive Colectomy: An OR Team Approach
Summary: This course is designed for minimally invasive colorectal teams who want to expand their knowledge and skills of Ethicon Energy and Endo-mechanical products. Didactic portion will address patient selection, surgical techniques, and device technology utilized in these procedures. Hands-on lab will provide the opportunity to practice minimally invasive skills and the safe and effective use of the HARMONIC ACE®+ 7 Shears with Advanced Hemostasis, ENSEAL® G2 Articulating Tissue Sealer, and ECHELON FLEX™ Powered ENDOPATH® Stapler.Request Sales Rep Contact assignment_ind
Anastomotic Leak: A Deep Dive Course
Summary: This course is designed to provide a comprehensive review of anastomotic techniques and management of leaks with primary focus on the safe and effective use of Ethicon products such as ETHICON ENDO-SURGERY® Curved Intraluminal Stapler, ECHELON FLEX™ Powered ENDOPATH® Stapler, HARMONIC ACE®+ 7 Shears with Advanced Hemostasis, and ENSEAL® G2 Articulating Tissue Sealer. The program will cover causes, associated factors and measures taken to minimize anastomotic leaks.Request Sales Rep Contact assignment_ind
Minimally Invasive Colectomy Preceptorship with Lab
Summary: This interactive preceptorship covers the skills and techniques necessary to perform laparoscopic colon procedures, focusing on the safe and effective use of Ethicon products such as HARMONIC ACE®+ 7 Shears with Advanced Hemostasis, ENSEAL® G2 Articulating Tissue Sealer, and ECHELON FLEX™ Powered ENDOPATH® Stapler. This program also covers patient selection criteria, procedural indications and contraindications, techniques, and management of potential complications. Hands-on lab experiences provide opportunities to further develop skills to perform laparoscopic colectomy procedure.Request Sales Rep Contact assignment_ind
Multispecialty Super Course
Summary: This course gives surgeons the opportunity to participate in various topics across three specialties, as participants choose sessions based on their interests. Attendees gain hands-on experience in an animate lab setting that teaches the science of tissue management in stapling and energy.Request Sales Rep Contact assignment_ind
Enhanced Recovery after Colorectal Surgery
Summary: This continuing education activity will discuss how patients can be partners in achieving an uneventful recovery; decreasing the number of days a patient spends in the hospital and how to restore a patient’s optimal health when surgical care teams implement enhanced recovery pathways.Request Sales Rep Contact assignment_ind View Online Courses
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Access & Reimbursement
2016 Reimbursement Fact Sheet
At Ethicon, we've put together a team of the highly trained associates who are ready and waiting to support you. Our Health Economics & Market Access Team works directly with health plans, employers, hospital systems, brokers and coalitions. They are here to educate and assist in the development of coverage, payment and benefit decisions regarding minimally invasive procedure options and bariatric surgery, as well as new and innovative technologies and procedures.
The Health Economics & Market Access Team have regional associates across the nation. To find an associate in your area, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Ethicon Reimbursement & Healthcare Economics team partners with healthcare payors, government agencies, advocacy groups, employers and health plans to increase patient access to care. Visit Payors & Employers view for more information.
The Ethicon Reimbursement Support Program is here to help healthcare providers understand reimbursement, coding and use of our reimbursement models. We created these models to assist healthcare providers in evaluating the economic impact of incorporating our various technologies into their practice or facility. If you have any questions or need assistance, just give us a call. Reimbursement Specialists are available Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.