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Emerging Leaders Financial Management Seminar

Learn the Language of Finance

This full-day program, specifically designed for perioperative nurse leaders working full time in a hospital or ambulatory surgery, will provide you with education on key financial concepts that is necessary for effectively managing the financial performance of perioperative services.

Nurse Executive Leadership Seminar

Stop the Madness: Optimize Your Preference Cards Once and For All

This workshop will give perioperative nurse executives new ideas and resources to improve preference cards and standardize processes, increase efficiencies in workflow, help control inventory costs and develop and implement plans to strengthen the collaboration and communications between the OR staff and physicians.

Ambulatory Administrator Skills Course

Nurse to Administrator? Discover the Business Side of Running an ASC.

From accounting and HR to compliance and patient safety, the ASC Administrator is required to be an expert on a variety of topics. Obtain the skills needed to run a successful and profitable ASC through the Administrative Skills Course. Learn from renowned speakers on topics, such as:

  • ASC budgets and finances
  • Accreditation preparation
  • CMS, CDC, and OSHA compliance

Registration is open for summer and fall courses.

Administrator Skills Course

Call for 2017 Education Session Proposals

The deadline for submitting an education session proposal for the 2017 AORN Surgical Conference & Expo in Boston, MA is May 27, 2016.

Don't miss this opportunity to share your expertise, connect with your peers and support patient safety!

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AORN Journal CE Articles

Whether you're preparing for recertification, renewing your license, or just want to stay current, the AORN Journal Continuing Education (CE) articles address a variety of perioperative topics. From Guidelines implementation to perioperative safe practices, stay up-to-date and improve your own practice every day.

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Periop 101

The Essential Perioperative Nursing Program

Developed by expert surgical nurse-authors, Periop 101: A Core Curriculum™ is a comprehensive, online education program based on the latest, evidence-based Guidelines for Perioperative Practice (previously AORN's Perioperative Standards and Recommended Practices).

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