Educational Resources

Educational programs funded by the AORN Foundation work to improve patient and workplace safety in the surgical setting, using educational materials of several kinds, including:

Regional Seminars

Single and multi-city educational seminars offering a combination of classroom and hands-on learning for select topic areas.

Independent Study

Education available on the methods for effective management of hemostasis during surgery to promote positive outcomes for the surgical patient.

Tool Kits

The Environmental Cleaning Toolkit is designed to educate all team members about the recommended practices on cleaning the perioperative environment, promote patient safety and prevent the spread of infection in the perioperative environment.

Educational Webinars

  • Infection Prevention Webinar Series for Ambulatory Surgery Centers

  • Surgical Fire Prevention and Management