Center of Excellence
Become an AIMIS Center of Excellence
Dr. Robert Barnett has joined AIMIS as the Center of Excellence Medical Director. Dr. Barnett is a recognized expert in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery. As a lecturer and preceptor he has spoken often on a variety of patient safety issues and offers a variety of approaches to minimize risks in laparoscopic hysterectomy. After graduating from Washington University School of Medicine he remained for residency in an extremely progressive environment for minimally invasive and outpatient gynecologic procedures. Returning to Kansas, Dr. Barnett became the Director for the Center for Advanced Gynecology before joining AIMIS this year
Why Become an AIMIS COE?
AIMIS was founded in 2008 and is the only premier institution that recognizes hospitals and surgery centers as a Center of Excellence.
Join the movement and become an AIMIS Surgical COE
•AIMIS has over 30 institutions that have completed the rigorous steps to become accredited as an AIMIS COE
•AIMIS is currently represented in 37 States
•AIMIS Recognizes MIS GYN surgeries as well as elite MIS Surgeons
•AIMIS expanding into General Surgery and Urology, (coming 2012, more information to follow)
AIMIS Mission Statement
To develop and designate affiliates and Centers of Excellence dedicated to minimally invasive procedures that safely benefit patients while reducing health care costs.
Below is a message from our Academic Center of Excellence; Winnie Palmer Hospital