- AORN Journal
The Official Voice of Perioperative Nursing
Since 1963, the award-winning AORN Journal has provided perioperative registered nurses with high-quality, peer-reviewed articles featuring practice information, research study summaries, management and staff development guidance, and more.
Vision: The AORN Journal will be an indispensable resource recognized for scholarly, evidence-based, peer-reviewed articles that convey standards of excellence and innovations in the delivery of perioperative nursing. Read the full AORN Journal Aims and Scope.
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- Recommended Practices Implementation
The new AORN Journal series on implementing AORN recommended practices (RPs) is designed to bridge the gap between standards and execution. These will include:
- The RP Summary, which can serve as a reference, a visual aid, a means to resolve disputes, and material to help prepare for the CNOR exam.
- The RP Implementation Guide, which focuses on a single recommended practice document, describing significant changes, areas of risk or concern, elements of compliance with accreditation and regulatory requirements, and strategies for successful implementation.
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