AORN and Outpatient Surgery Combine Forces

Thursday, March 22, 2018 3:10:30 PM America/New_York

AORN, ever “on the grow”, has joined forces with Outpatient Surgery Magazinereinforcing the world’s largest professional association’s for perioperative nurses’ commitment to ambulatory surgery safe practices. Effective March 31, the newly combined organization will be positioned to “embrace action”, making a “positive difference to surgical team members in every specialty and OR setting.” 

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Comments | Posted in Action Products, Inc. By Janet Kaplan

The Nursing Shortage - Doing Our Part to Relieve the Pressure

Thursday, December 28, 2017 11:07:40 AM America/New_York

Just five years ago, the opening line of an article in the AORN Journal, “The nursing shortage affects every aspect of health care delivery in the United States.” The authors followed this by citing the American Nurses Association’s ominous prediction that, by the year 2020, the nursing shortage would grow to a staggering 1 million RNs if the problem was not aggressively addressed. Read on...

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Recommended Surgical Products

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 9:41:09 AM America/New_York

It may prove beneficial to reference the guidelines contained within AORN's  "Recommended Practices for Positioning the Patient in the Perioperative Practice Setting".

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Comments | Posted in Surgery Patient Positioning By Peggy Forcelli

Why I Value Medical Journals

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 3:30:15 PM America/New_York

Why do I value reading and gaining knowledge from medical journals rather than medical magazines?

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American Trends in Perioperative Nursing

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 9:24:24 AM America/New_York

Chinese Nursing AssociationLast week, our distributors attended The 20th National Operating Room Nursing Academic Conference for the Chinese Nursing Association in Chongqing City.  Marisa F. Merlino from AORN, spoke on The Trends in American ORs: Preventing the Perioperative Pressure Ulcer. This made our booth very busy, indeed.

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