Operating Room Nursing Articles

Where Operating Room Nurses or Perioperative Nursing come to network with each other and share their experiences with other OR Nurses. Nurses in this field provide care and support to patients before, during, and after surgery. These nurses are responsible for maintaining a sterile environment in the operating room, monitoring the patient during surgery, and coordinating care throughout the process. They are also responsible for making sure the OR team provides the patient with the best care possible.

APPs in the O.R. - The Ripple Becomes a Current
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APPs in the O.R. - The Ripple Becomes a Current

The term Advanced Practice Provider ("APP") has usually been limited to advanced practice registered nurses in a medical context. I believe recent trends and the...

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Tips for New Operating Room Nurses
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Tips for New Operating Room Nurses

Welcome to the world of OR nursing! Now sit down, buckle up, and hold on (Tips for new OR nurses) So, you were offered that coveted OR position and accepted....

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Considering the OR? 5 Steps to Get There
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Considering the OR? 5 Steps to Get There

Perioperative RNs are in high demand in hospital surgical departments, day-surgery, clinics, and physicians' offices. They help plan, implement, and evaluate...

What is Operating Room / Perioperative Nursing? Salary?
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What is Operating Room / Perioperative Nursing? Salary?

Perioperative nurses are the nurses who are with the patient as they go through all levels of surgery. They are there to greet the anxious patient and their family...

2018 AORN Global Surgical Conference and Expo
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2018 AORN Global Surgical Conference and Expo

Conference Date The AORN Global Surgical Conference and Expo 2018: Embrace Action - Mind, Body, and Spirit event will be March 24 - 28, 2018 in New Orleans,...

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Operating Room Nurses Day 2017
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Operating Room Nurses Day 2017

Here's a little info about OR Nurses Day: "The history of nursing dates back well over 2000 years. The Hippocratic Collection describes skilled care and...

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What Do Operating Room Nurses Do?
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What Do Operating Room Nurses Do?

I'm here to set the record straight. I am as much a RN as the next nurse and I do patient care. Operating Room Nurses assess, diagnose, plan, intervene, and...

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