Safe Surgery Together – Make plans to celebrate yourself, your team, and your profession.
How to Celebrate with AORN
Eat Cake with Your Team
Plan a gathering with cake or cupcakes. Just download the cake topper or the cupcake topper and send it to your favorite baker (or supermarket), tell them what size you’d like, and they’ll do the rest.
Post your celebration pics with #periopnursesweek2018.
Celebrate Your Team
Download this template to print on 8.5 x 11” colored paper and then drop notes of appreciation before, during, and after Perioperative Nurses Week.
Decorate Your Workplace
AORN has created a poster you can download. Print and post them wherever you want to raise awareness of this year’s Perioperative Nurses Week.
Honor Your Colleagues, Mentors, and Entire Team
Perioperative Nurses Week is the perfect time to make a donation in their name to the AORN Foundation. In response, a personal note will be sent, letting them know of the contribution made in their honor.
Advance the Profession through Advocacy
Perioperative Nurses Week is also the optimal time to share with elected officials information about the important work you do. Take action by using these tools to proclaim November 11-17, 2018 Perioperative Nurses Week in your city or state.
- How to Request a Proclamation for Perioperative Nurses Week (Word)
- Send a Letter to Your Legislator
- Send a Letter to Your Local Paper