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AORN Ambulatory Surgery

Practical Solutions for the Outpatient Setting

Perioperative professionals working in outpatient settings perform diverse roles while managing surgical patients through the continuum of care from pre-, intra- and post-op, through post-discharge. You can access a wide range of resources to support your needs through AORN online and live clinical education, skills training, and business courses to support your professional development and a more successful outpatient center.

Browse through the available ASC solutions below. To inquire about a facility purchase or customized package, please contact [email protected].


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Periop 101: A Core Curriculum ASC

Standardize your ASC education with this comprehensive core curriculum for the outpatient setting based on AORN’s Guidelines for Perioperative Practice.

eGuidelines Plus

Help your team access updated safety recommendations and evidence-based clinical support tools 24/7.

ASC Administrator Training

Learn business strategies for managing a more profitable, successful ASC. Choose an online course or live class.

Live Events

Explore a wide range of virtual live education on clinical, team-based, and leadership topics. Many are free, and contact hours or AEUs are available.

ASC Infection Prevention Course

Build expertise in infection control in the ASC with this online course and understand CMS safety requirements.

Safe Administration of Moderate Sedation

Delve into in-depth education to improve skills for administering sedation and monitoring patients. This course meets CMS training requirements.

Medication Safety Assessment

Identify knowledge gaps in managing patient medications and reduce errors.

Prep for ASC Infection Prevention Certification

Be ready for new certification exam and demonstrate expertise in ASC infection control with an online course or virtual live classes.

Ambulatory Online Education

Find online courses that reflect advances in technologies and processes, and are based on the Guidelines for Perioperative Practice.

AORN Expo and OR Excellence

Discover our premier education and networking conferences, AORN Expo and OR Excellence, for perioperative professionals in outpatient settings.

ASC Group Membership

Provide your team benefits of free/discounted accredited education and practice tools to meet their practice needs and career goals. Group rates apply.

Periop Online Education

Find online courses from AORN and Pfiedler Education that reflect advances in technologies, processes and evidence-based practice.

AORN Syntegrity: Enhance Workflows and Processes

AORN Syntegrity is an evidence-based perioperative documentation solution built by perioperative clinicians to help standardize the way procedures are scheduled, perioperative data is managed, and patients are treated. Essential perioperative content is integrated into your existing EHR platform to support consistent quality care.


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