suggests that the OR temperature be maintained at 20[degrees]C (68[degrees]F) or above.
The purpose of the AORN
Surgical Conference & Expo is to further develop the knowledge base of Perioperative Nurses, expand knowledge and strengthen expertise to support patient management.
will launch its nuvisSingle-Use Arthroscope at the 2015 AORN
(Association of periOperative Registered Nurses) Surgical Conference and Expo, 7-11 March in Denver, the company said on Tuesday.
Presenting the award to IMS CEO and Founder Gene Robinson, AORN
President Deb Spratt thanked the company for the more than 15 years IMS has supported the vision and mission of AORN
- helping operating room nurses uphold best practices, patient safety and professional development.
Association of PeriOperative Registered Nurses (AORN
) 2005 Recommended practices for electrosurgery AORN
Journal 81 616-642
Between 1916 and 1949, several OR nursing groups formed in various parts of the country, leading to the formal recognition of AORN
as a national association.
90octane has launched the campaign in support of AORN
Works' newly launched, redesigned website -- http://www.
By coming together we have greater influence on the issues that matter most to the nursing community," said AORN
President Mary Jo Steiert, RN, BSN, CNOR.
McKesson Information Solutions has introduced an enhanced surgical software system with the addition of Perioperative Nursing Data Sets (PNDS), a standardized nursing vocabulary developed by AORN
, the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses.
With 43,000 members in 350 chapters across the country, AORN
wields considerable clout in ORs.
and AAMI standards have often been cited by healthcare facility reviewers (such as The Joint Commission) when conducting audits.
In order to assure that AORN
recommendations remained credible, relevant, and transparent, an initiative was undertaken in 2010 to review and recommend a rating method.