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Periop 101: A Core Curriculum™

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Periop 101: A Core Curriculum™ is the premier, standardized education program for RNs entering the perioperative specialty. It fully prepares nurses with consistent, current information in the classroom and online, and clinical experience to reinforce what they’ve learned.

The program is developed and continually updated to reflect the latest evidence-based Guidelines for Perioperative Practice and includes graduate-level QSEN competencies. Hospitals and ambulatory centers that use Periop 101 report quality improvement, reduced training time for staff and educators, and stronger recruitment and retention.

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What Periop Leaders are saying

“A Valuable Timesaver”

“Periop 101 saves me valuable time and is complete with references and tools for sim lab scenarios to more thoroughly prepare nurses in becoming a periop nurse.”


 
TONI HUGHES, MA, BSN, RN, CNOR, Nurse Educator

“Improved Nursing Retention...”

“As an educator, Periop 101 is essential because it delivers high quality, standardized education to the new OR nurse. When a student passes Periop 101, a facility can be confident the student has the necessary perioperative knowledge.”


Rebecca Vortman 
REBECCA VORTMAN, DNP, RN, CNOR, Nurse Educator


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Who Is Periop 101 Designed For?

This course will benefit recent nursing school graduates, nurses transitioning into perioperative practice from other nursing specialties, and other surgical team members.

The comprehensive perioperative course features:

  • Enhanced curriculum interaction and interactivity with real-world scenarios
  • Dynamic animations, motion graphics, and clinical illustrations
  • Interactive gamification to drive student engagement and retention
  • Microlearning elements to help students recall, retain, and transfer knowledge
  • Updated video demonstrations of clinical techniques

 

Periop 101: A Core Curriculum™ provides three unique courses to support inpatient and ambulatory surgery centers:

Periop 101: A Core Curriculum OR™
Periop 101 OR 

39.8 CHs - 23 Modules

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Periop 101: A Core Curriculum ASC™
Periop 101 ASC 

40.3 CHs - 24 Modules

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Periop 101: A Core Curriculum Cesarean Section™
Periop 101 C-Section 

35.6 CHs - 25 Modules

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BONUS: Students receive a 1-year AORN Membership to complement their curriculum. Benefits include 200+ free CNE contact hours and guideline resources.

Complement Periop 101 education with a subscription to eGuidelines Plus

eGuidelines Plus is an online facility subscription providing access to AORN Guidelines for Perioperative Practice. Your subscription includes online implementation tools and clinical resources to further your OR team's competencies. Learn more

This program is approved for up to 39.75 hours of AEUs and up to 39.75 hours of IPCHs by BASC Provider # 0102.


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