The AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo 2017 is right around the corner – register and join AORN to save $180!

National call for volunteers! 8 committees and task forces seek 2017-2018 member support.    Volunteer Now


Conference Volunteers Needed

Earn contact hours as a volunteer moderator or session assistant at Expo in Boston.
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2017 Volt Planner Giveaway

Sign up for a free AORN Career Center account by Feb. 28 for a chance to win.
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Do You Have the 2017 Guidelines?

AORN’s Guidelines for Perioperative Practice are used during state and accreditation surveys.
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Upcoming Events

AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo
April 2-5 | Boston, MA

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ASC Administrator Skills Course
April 2-5 | Boston, MA

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Nurse Executive Leadership Seminar
April-May, 2017 | 10 Cities

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Certification: A New Way to Fight SSI?

Researchers are exploring the powerful role nurses play in improving patient outcomes.
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3 Surgical Attire Battles You Should Fight

Perioperative team members and health care facilities are still allowing egregious breaks in surgical attire safety.
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5 Posters That Will Wow You

More than 300 posters will be presented at Expo this year. Get a sneak peek.
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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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ASC Administrator Skills Course

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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Online and Classroom Perioperative Nurse and APRN RNFA Training

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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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

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