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Medtronic Sponsors AORN Go Clear Award

Publish Date: May 17, 2016


The AORN Go Clear Award, a surgical smoke-free recognition program sponsored by Medtronic was announced at the 2016 AORN Surgical Conference & Expo in Anaheim, California. Medtronic is a long-standing partner of the AORN Foundation supporting education and patient safety resources for perioperative nurses. 

“We are proud to partner with the AORN Foundation to raise awareness of the hazards of surgical smoke and help surgical team members and hospital administrators reduce and eliminate surgical smoke in operating rooms,” said Dan Voecks, VP Global Marketing, Electrosurgery at Medtronic.

This three-year national health education effort will help surgical team members and hospital administrators reduce and eliminate surgical smoke in operating rooms. The AORN Go Clear Award exemplifies Medtronic and the AORN Foundation’s commitment to the nurses who make surgery safe.

Be the first to learn about this new program—sign-up and we’ll notify you when the program becomes available. www.aorn.org/goclear.

Go Clear Award