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Operationalizing an Efficient Robotic Bariatric Service Line: How to Make the Transition Jul. 27 REGISTER NOW
Best Practices for Expanding Your Access to Minimally Invasive Surgery Aug. 18 REGISTER NOW
Customer Portal: Real-Time Reports and Operational Support Sep. 9 REGISTER NOW
Establishing Operational Excellence in Your Robotic Service Line in Pursuit of the Quadruple Aim
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Block Time Strategies to Maximize Robotic System Utilization   WATCH NOW
Operationalizing a Total Team Approach for a Robotics Service Line   WATCH NOW
Quantifying the Impact of Your Efficiency and Lean Initiatives in the OR
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Beyond the Guidelines: Perioperative Infection Prevention Series

Sponsored by 3M | Supported by AORN Foundation 

Preventing Popsicle Patients
Sep. 9 REGISTER NOW
What’s Preoperative Patient Skin Antisepsis Really About?
Sep. 16 REGISTER NOW
Minding the Gap: Promoting Optimal Wound Healing
Oct. 21 REGISTER NOW
Teamwork to Achieve Optimal OR Turnovers: Point of Use Instrument Handling and Environmental Cleaning
Aug. 31
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Oct. 27 REGISTER NOW

Virtual Prep for CNOR

Virtual Prep for CNOR Live

Sep. 18-19 REGISTER NOW
Oct. 16-17 REGISTER NOW

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Hot Topic Virtual Forum

Team Communication Approach to Surgical Smoke Safety
Sponsored by Ethicon
Jul. 20  REGISTER NOW
Nasal Decolonization: Who Nose the New Guideline Best?
Sponsored by PDI
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The Endoscopy Evolution: From Reusable to Single-Use - Part 1
Sponsored by AMBU
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The Endoscopy Evolution: From Reusable to Single-Use - Part 2
Sponsored by AMBU
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Prioritizing Infection Prevention in the Ambulatory Surgery Center - Part 1
Sponsored by 3M
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Fit Testing Your Respirators in ASCs - Part 2
Sponsored by 3M
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Respiratory Protection
Sponsored by CleanSpace
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OR Efficiency: Less Waste, More Green
Sponsored by Owens & Minor
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Surgical Smoke Evacuation in the Time of COVID-19
Sponsored by Medtronic
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Outpatient Joint Replacement in the ASC
Sponsored by Stryker
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Safety in the OR: Journey to Zero Harm - Part 2
Sponsored by Stryker
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ASCs: Adding New Service Lines – Are You Really Prepared?
Sponsored by Stryker
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The Science Behind N95 Decontamination
Sponsored by Battelle
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Global Surgical Conference & Expo

Supported by AORN

AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo 2021 Aug. 7-10 LEARN MORE
Leadership Summit 2021 Aug. 7-10 LEARN MORE

OR Excellence

Supported by AORN and Outpatient Surgery Magazine

OR Excellence Coming in October 2021
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Leaders Edge

Unplugging the Nurse Pipeline
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The ‘Why’ & ‘How’ to Recruit Differently   WATCH NOW
Preparing for Emergencies in the New Dynamic
Part I: Discussion and Live Q&A

Lions and Tigers and Bears, Oh My!
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Part II: Discussion and Live Q&A
The Deep Underbelly
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The Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AORN is provider-approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 13019. Check with your state board of nursing for acceptability of education sessions for re-licensure.

*The Prep for CNOR Live program, Prep for CNOR Online, and the Prep for CNAMB Live programs are designed strictly to be used as review and preparation for the CNOR® exam and the CNAMB® exam. CNOR and CNAMB are registered trademarks of the Competency and Credentialing Institute (CCI). All rights reserved. CCI administers the CNOR and CNAMB exams. Candidates for the CNOR exam and CNAMB exam must meet the eligibility requirements as defined by CCI.