Perioperative Patient Engagement Tool Kit

Patient engagement is a critical cornerstone of patient safety and quality. This tool kit provides perioperative nurses strategies and resources to incorporate patient engagement activities in the practice setting.

Components

  • For Patients: What to Know Before Having Surgery from an Operating Room Nurse's Perspective (PDF)
  • Study Guide: The Perioperative Registered Nurse: Patient and Family Engagement (PDF)
  • AORN Journal Article: Back to Basics: Patient and Family Engagement (PDF)
  • Patient Engagement Task Force Summary and Recommendations (PDF)
  • Patient Engagement Resources (PDF)
  • Patient Engagement Exemplars (PDF)

Presentations

  • Faculty Disclosure Slide (PowerPoint/PPTX)
  • The Guiding Principles for Patient and Family Engagement (PowerPoint/PPTX)>

Webinars

  • Patient Engagement Webinar
  • Patient Engagement Webinar Slide Deck (PDF)

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Notice

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