Room temperatures should be maintained, according to AORN
and architectural standards (20[degrees] to 25[degrees] C).
Conference was supported by a large number of trade exhibitors, more than 500 was the final count.
The CEO of this organization has built a culture that encourages each employee to participate in AORN
activities locally and nationally," Spratt said.
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As champions for patient safety, AORN
is involved in efforts that advance perioperative professionals and their profession, including offering educational opportunities, setting standards for quality perioperative care, and shaping healthcare legislation and policies.
Vicki Faas, General Manager of AORN
Works, noted, "As part of the rebranding process, it is essential that we achieve online visibility for our new website and our expanded product and service lines.
is committed to strengthening the nursing community, but to make an impact we need to work together across specialties.
also promotes nursing as a career, especially since the country is experiencing a nursing shortage, "particularly in specialty areas in the operating room," said Paulson.
For that reason, in 2015, AAMI, AORN
, APIC along with ASHRAE and ASHE and FGI issued a Joint Interim Statement.
The ONS method was used for two years and refined, resulting in the current AORN
evidence rating method.
To eliminate HAIs, we need to try a new approach, as well as work across teams to make a difference at every level," said Linda Groah, CEO/executive director of AORN
However, double gloving is a recommended practice by a number of perioperative associations (ACORN 2006, AfPP 2007, AORN
2008 and ORNAC 2005).