Perioperative Nurse Week
Perioperative Nurse Week is a time to recognize and honor perioperative nurses for their important role and commitment to safe patient care. Perioperative Nurse Week is November 9-15, 2014.
Educate your Community and Representatives
Obtain a Proclamation:
Anyone can ask their elected officials for a proclamation. Make sure to speak with your chapter leaders, state council president and state legislative coordinator to coordinate your efforts. (See past proclamations.)
How to Obtain a Proclamation
Proclamation Request Letter (contact firstname.lastname@example.org to obtain the current number of perioperative nurses in your state)
Join the Celebration
Celebrate the importance of perioperative professionals. Share your stories on ORNurseLink, take advantage of resources like a cake topper or a poster, and connect with us on social media.