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Guideline Implementation Workshops

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.

Fall 2016 Guideline Implementation Workshop

Periop 101

The Essential Perioperative Nursing Program

Developed by expert surgical nurse-authors, Periop 101: A Core Curriculum™ is a comprehensive, online education program based on the latest, evidence-based Guidelines for Perioperative Practice (previously AORN's Perioperative Standards and Recommended Practices).

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Guidelines for Perioperative Practice—2016 Edition

NEW for 2016–Special, limited time access to Guideline Essentials, an online suite of Guideline implementation tools! The Guideline Essentials will help you translate the science of the Guidelines into practice. The 2016 edition of the Guidelines features extensive, evidence-based revisions to the Guideline for Processing Flexible Endoscopes as well as others. 

Prep for the CNOR Exam

57 Modules. 500 Questions. 49 Contact Hours. Money Back Guarantee.

The AORN Prep for CNOR course will prepare you to sit for the CNOR exam by strengthening your knowledge and reinforcing the fundamental concepts of perioperative nursing. Register for our structured self-paced study program that will teach effective test-taking strategies.

Prepare for the CNOR Exam

Ambulatory Administrator Skills Course

Nurse to Administrator? Discover the Business Side of Running an ASC.

From accounting and HR to compliance and patient safety, the ASC Administrator is required to be an expert on a variety of topics. Obtain the skills needed to run a successful and profitable ASC through the Administrative Skills Course. Learn from renowned speakers on topics, such as:

  • ASC budgets and finances
  • Accreditation preparation
  • CMS, CDC, and OSHA compliance

Registration is open for summer and fall courses.