Keeping current with standards of practice is essential to care in the OR environment. Increase your knowledge of current practices that impact patient outcomes.
The selection and use of surgical gowns are essential components of an effective infection prevention program; therefore, perioperative nurses must be knowledgeable about barrier fabric qualities in order to select and use gowns appropriately.
This continuing education activity will provide the perioperative nurse with information on ways to improve inventory management in the operating room
This course is designed to teach AORN recommended best practices for positioning during a robotic surgery.
This continuing education program will present a brief overview of harms associated with incorrect glove use and hand hygiene.
This continuing education activity provides valuable information regarding the use of topical skin adhesives in surgery.
This continuing education activity will provide a review of the basic principles of wound healing.
This continuing education activity will provide a historical review of the evolution of the use of gloves as a protective barrier.
This continuing education activity will familiarize perioperative nurses and nurse managers with the benefits of an online, information systems approach to managing custom packs.
Upon completion of this activity, participant should be able to understand and implement the interventions that reduce the risk and incidence of surgical site infections throughout the perioperative period.
The purpose of this continuing educational activity is to provide basic information about surgical fires, including how they occur and practices to prevent them.
This continuing nursing education activity provides a review of the clinical considerations regarding the appropriate selection and use of facial protection devices in various surgical practice settings.