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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.

Perioperative Nurse Week

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 grassroots@aorn.org to obtain the current number of perioperative nurses in your state)

2014 Proclamation 


Share Your Proud Moments

During Perioperative Nurse Week, connect with us on social media to share your proudest moments as a perioperative professional.

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AORN Foundation

Make a gift in honor of a mentor, colleague or chapter leader who has impacted your life, and the AORN Foundation will send a card in recognition to your honoree during PNW.

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