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Confidence: Your Toughest Education Challenge

What are several challenges a new nurse in perioperative care often faces?
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Certification: A New Way to Fight SSI?

Researchers are exploring the powerful role nurses play in improving patient outcomes.
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5 Tips to Optimize Documentation (And Why You Need To)

Electronic nursing documentation is a powerful tool for perioperative nurses.
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ASC Administrator Skills Course

Held in conjunction with AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo 2017

April 2-5 | Boston, MA

Attend the ASC Administrator Skills Course, April 2-5 in Boston, MA, to gain in-depth business skills and learn the latest industry information that will help you manage a successful, profitable, and safe ASC. Plus, you’ll receive a free registration to the AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo 2017.

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NEW! Membership Now Includes Guideline Essentials

This advanced suite of online implementation tools is designed to help your facility translate the science behind our evidence-based guidelines into applied practice. Featuring how-to instructions, videos, case studies, and other tools, the Guideline Essentials have all the resources you need to implement the Guidelines efficiently and effectively.

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Online and Classroom Perioperative Nurse and APRN RNFA Training

What Can You Do to Protect Your Staff and Patients from Surgical Smoke?

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The chemical, biological, and physical components of surgical smoke pose a health risk to your exposed perioperative team and patients. The AORN Go Clear Award program can help you eliminate surgical smoke from your OR and improve patient and worker safety.

The daily impact of surgical smoke to the OR team equals that of 27-30 unfiltered cigarettes.

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Periop 101 The Essential Perioperative Nursing Program

Periop 101: A Core Curriculum

The Essential Perioperative Nursing Program

Developed by expert surgical nurse-authors, Periop 101 is a comprehensive, online education program based on the latest, evidence-based Guidelines for Perioperative Practice.

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