Prevention of Perioperative Hypothermia (PPH)

AORN is pleased to collaborate with Victoria Steelman, PhD, RN, CNOR, FAAN and The University of Iowa to make this Prevention of Perioperative Hypothermia (PPH) Tool Kit available. AORN fully supports and endorses this important work. The Prevention of Perioperative Hypothermia (PPH) Tool Kit was funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, grant 3 IR18HS021422-01A1.

Perioperative hypothermia increases the risk of negative patient outcomes. The Prevention of Perioperative Hypothermia (PPH) Tool Kit will assist health care organizations adopt evidence-based practices to promote positive outcomes for surgical patients.

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