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AORN News

5 Things to Know About "Forty Under 40"

If you are under 40 and you want to get involved with AORN, here’s your chance. AORN is looking for 40 nurses under age 40 to get more involved in the work of AORN, starting at AORN’s upcoming annual conference. Interested in nominating yourself or a colleague? Learn More

MA Central Service Certification Moves Forward

After more than a year since its introduction, the Massachusetts bill requiring certification of central service technicians passes the Senate. Learn More

5 Facts to Make You a Surgical Smoke Safety Advocate

Perioperative nurses have the power to raise awareness and protect OR team members from toxic surgical smoke. Here are five research findings that will make you a believer in the tangible dangers of surgical smoke. Learn More

Announcements

Give the Gift of Perioperative Safety

If you purchase the 2017 edition of Guidelines for Perioperative Practice during December, you'll receive $10 off your purchase AND a $10 donation will be made to the AORN Foundation. Learn More

NEW! AORN Membership Now Includes Guideline Essentials

AORN members now have exclusive access to Guideline Essentials - an advanced suite of online implementation tools designed to help your facility translate the science behind our evidence-based guidelines into applied practice. Access Now or Join AORN

Apply for Conference Attendance Assistance

The AORN Foundation's grant application for assistance to attend the AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo in Boston is now available. Deadline is December 4, 2016. Apply Now

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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