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Position Statement on Perioperative Safe Staffing and On-Call Practices

Public Commenting Needed

April 8, 2021

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This position statement articulates AORN’s position regarding safe staffing and on-call practices for perioperative registered nurses (RNs), based on the available research and the changing dynamics in the perioperative setting that include increasing patient acuity, technology advances, and procedural complexity.

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