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Periop Mastery Program

Acquire. Recall. Retain.

Reduce patient risk through increasing nursing knowledge. The Periop Mastery Program modules are designed to test both the level of knowledge and confidence in that knowledge. This program begins by determining the learners knowledge and any gaps in that knowledge. As a learner progresses through a module, educational resources are provided to help them understand the correct answers. Progression through the modules continues until mastery is achieved.

Periop Mastery Program utilizes the latest scientific advancements in understanding how the human brain acquires, retains and recalls information at critical times. This technology has been adapted into the Periop Mastery Program to emphasize key objectives incorporating the AORN Perioperative Standards and Recommended Practices. 

Please call Terry Avitable, MSN, RN, CNOR, 800-755-2676, Ext. 211 for more information or to set up a personalized demonstration.

Uses for Periop Mastery Program Modules 

Sample Question from a Periop Mastery Program Module 

Periop Mastery Program Reports 

Periop Mastery Program Modules can be used in the following ways:

Annual Reviews

Facility required annual training for high-risk and high or low-volume patient care issues such as moderate sedation/analgesia, patient positioning, malignant hyperthermia, and radiation safety.

Site Reviews from Accreditation and Regulatory Agencies 

Provide current validation of continuing education and training requested by federal and state regulatory agencies and accreditation agencies such as the Joint Commission.

On boarding/Travelers/Experienced Staff

Assess the knowledge of recently hired RNs, travelers, RNs transferring from one area of care to another, and even high experienced RNs.

Competency Validation

Combine with the facility’s skills days/competency reviews to enhance understanding.


Include in an action plan for nurses to update knowledge of a specific practice or who are unable to demonstrate competency in a specific area.

General Education

Continuing education for RNs for license renewals and certification.

Sample Question:

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Periop Mastery Program Reports

Participant progress can be tracked with a variety of reports that administrators can access at any time and share with students and educators. These reports track individual student progress and can also provide information on how students responded to specific questions potentially identifying knowledge gaps. This enables administrators to focus education in a specific area to improve competencies.


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