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Independent Study Guide

Independent Study Guide-Discontinued 2014

Important Notice: AORN has discontinued the Independent Study Guide for 2014.

AORN offers online learning tools to test your knowledge of the Perioperative Standards and Recommend Practices. These tools offer advanced learning methods that have been proven to strengthen knowledge and practice:

Journal CE—online modules and testing (varying CH available)
AORN Journal Continuing Education (CE) articles feature a variety of perioperative topics, as well as an online test that provides immediate results.  

Prep for CNOR (40 CH)
This preparation course offers a money-back guarantee if you don’t pass the CNOR exam.  Learn at your own pace with up to four-months to complete the course. Master the Perioperative Standards and Recommended Practices and learn test-taking strategies that will guarantee you’ll pass the exam. 

Recommended Practices Assessment (2.0 CH)
The purpose of this tool is to identify gaps in knowledge, clinical reasoning skills, and problem-solving skills related to current recommended practices in the perioperative setting. 

Periop Mastery Program (14 modules varying CH available)
The Periop Mastery Program online modules are designed to test both the level of knowledge AND confidence in that knowledge.

Also from AORN:  

Guidelines for Perioperative Practice


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