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Call for Education Proposals

The deadline for 2018 education proposals has been extended to May 31.
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Award for Excellence

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AORN CEO Makes Becker's List

Linda Groah named one of "50 experts leading the field of patient safety."
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Dr. Phyllis Has Advice for Your Next Career Move

Consider these career coaching ideas for three key stages in perioperative nursing practice.
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National Time Out Day

Use National Time Out Day as a way to start a dialogue with your community and legislators.
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California Patient Safety Bills Moving

Bills regarding surgical smoke evacuation and antimicrobial reporting requirements.
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What Can You Do to Protect Your Staff and Patients from Surgical Smoke?

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The chemical, biological, and physical components of surgical smoke pose a health risk to your exposed perioperative team and patients. The AORN Go Clear Award program can help you eliminate surgical smoke from your OR and improve patient and worker safety.

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Periop 101: A Core Curriculum

The Essential Perioperative Nursing Program

Developed by expert surgical nurse-authors, Periop 101 is a comprehensive, online education program based on the latest, evidence-based Guidelines for Perioperative Practice.

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