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3 Surgical Attire Battles You Should Fight

As advocates for the health and wellness of surgical patients, every member of the perioperative team has a responsibility to do everything possible to prevent a negative outcome. And yet, perioperative team members and health care facilities are still allowing egregious breaks in surgical attire safety. Read Article

3 Ways to Find Your Periop Positivity

Want to be happier tomorrow at work? Brad Montgomery shares how to bring meaning and influence into your workplace and personal life, even if you’re burned out, work with difficult physicians, and feel spread too thin. Read Blog Post

AORN is Your Voice at State Capitols and in D.C.

In a letter to AORN members, AORN Executive Director and CEO Linda Groah reminds perioperative nurses that AORN is here to support them and their patients as we face what are sure to be busy and volatile legislative sessions this year. Read Letter


ASC Administrator Skills Course

Your road map to managing a profitable ASC is only weeks away. Plus, you’ll receive a free registration to the AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo 2017. Learn More

Forty Under 40

Whether you’re new to practice, or a bit more seasoned, AORN wants to reward your commitment to professional development in perioperative practice. Forty individuals, under the age of 40, will be recognized at the 2017 Global Surgical Conference & Expo in Boston for their leadership development efforts. Apply Now

Conference Volunteers Needed

Earn contact hours as a volunteer moderator or session assistant at the Global Surgical Conference & Expo in Boston. See Available Assignments

Periop 101 The Essential Perioperative Nursing Program

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.

Periop 101 Textbook Package

Periop 101 Textbook Package—Members Save $50!

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NEW! Membership Now Includes Guideline Essentials

This advanced suite of online implementation tools is designed to help your facility translate the science behind our evidence-based guidelines into applied practice. Featuring how-to instructions, videos, case studies, and other tools, the Guideline Essentials have all the resources you need to implement the Guidelines efficiently and effectively.

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NIFA - Online and Classroom Perioperative Nurse and APRN RNFA Training
ASC Administrator Skills Course

ASC Administrator Skills Course

Held in conjunction with AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo 2017

April 2-5 | Boston, MA

Attend the ASC Administrator Skills Course, April 2-5 in Boston, MA, to gain in-depth business skills and learn the latest industry information that will help you manage a successful, profitable, and safe ASC. Plus, you’ll receive a free registration to the AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo 2017.

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What Can You Do to Protect Your Staff and Patients from Surgical Smoke?

Register for the AORN Go Clear Award

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.

The daily impact of surgical smoke to the OR team equals that of 27-30 unfiltered cigarettes.

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Prep for CNOR Online Course

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Only 67% of nurses pass the CNOR exam. Take Prep for CNOR to pass or get your money back guaranteed.

58 modules. 500 questions. 49 contact hours.

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