The Guideline Implementation Workshops offer a unique opportunity to learn how to properly implement AORN’s Guidelines for Perioperative Practice in a safe and supportive environment. AORN's Guidelines are the official evidence-based position on questions regarding perioperative practice.
You’ll begin your day listening to the AORN's Guidelines for Perioperative Practice authors present on the specific guidelines, and then you’ll experience hands-on demonstrations and simulation exercises unique to that guideline.
You will be awarded 4.0 CH.
This program is approved for 4.0 hours of AEU credits by BASC Provider #0102.
All events start at 7am and end at 4pm.
Special Offers for Attendees
Workshop attendees can apply their $45 workshop registration fee toward an AORN membership. This promotion is valid only on the day of the Guidelines Implementation Workshop when you join or renew and cannot be applied to Student and Retired memberships or the monthly and quarterly installment payment options.
- Prevention of Hypothermia. We all know that maintaining normothermia during a surgical procedure helps to prevent surgical site infections and delayed healing. Is your facility using the most up-to-date practices to prevent hypothermia? Attendees will hear from industry experts on how to best maintain normothermia during a surgical procedure.
- Tissue Sealants & Hemostatic Agents. Are your nurses and surgical technologists aware of the risks that come with using the various types topical hemostatic agents? Attendees will learn the steps they need to take to help prevent impaired wound healing and surgical site infections when using a variety of topical hemostatic agents.
- Flexible Endoscope Processing. When is the last time you took a deep dive into your flexible endoscope processing process? Do your competency checklists contain all of the steps to prevent the transmission of infection? Attendees will be provided the most up-to-date information and tools that they can take back to their facility and implement immediately.
- Perioperative Pressure Injury Prevention. Learn to prevent this common problem that causes significant pain to patients and adds to health care delivery costs.
Want More Workshops?
Check out our Guideline Implementation Workshops: Blue Series. Topics include pressure injury prevention, flexible endoscope processing, prevention of retained surgical items, and skin antisepsis.