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Elizabeth Asher 119345
What patient warming system do you use for your open heart surgeries? We currently use the Kimberly Clark patient ...
Julie Rehkamp 408534
Does anyone have a Robotic Orientation checklist i can use? Thanks.
Julie Rehkamp Category Equipment Jun '14
Good Afternoon,

AORN recently developed a Robotics Tool Kit that contains
  • a Robotic Surgery Education ...
Deborah Walsh 323194
staff are being fit tested for N95 masks for coronavirus patients but the question was raised do we need to use these ...
Deborah Walsh Category Equipment Mar '20
Is there an ANSI Z136 standard available without purchase?  I would like to know the recommendation for use of high ...
Kristin Kraus 303715
Please share any successes you have had in organizing equipment in your OR.  I am looking for new ways to get ...
Kristin Kraus Category Equipment Mar '19
Thank you for this info.

Mariefel
Theresa Bruno 337227
HI, I AM TRYING TO FIND IF THERE IS ANY REGULATION THAT SAYS THAT YOU CANNOT KEEP STERILE SUPPLIES IN THE SAME ROOM ...
Theresa Bruno Category Equipment Jun '19
We do our best not to mix the sterile supplies and equipments in same area.

We have a room for equipments only.

We have ...
Denise Downing 145594
Hi,
Can anyone tell me if their drills/saws, that require a rechargable battery to run, have the initials CE on the ...
Denise Downing Category Equipment Mar '20
Maggie Tharp 343146
Hello.  Might anyone have a competency for the Stryker ENT Navigational System?  I'm also looking for a bullet ...
Maggie Tharp Category Equipment Mar '20
Theresa McCarthy 634730
Does anyone know of the practice of doing an EGD on a patient and then taking that same scope and using it for a flex- ...
Theresa McCarthy Category Equipment Feb '20
Louis Pettigrew 617871
Will we have to remove the box that the implant comes in because it is corrugated cardboard even though it was ...
Louis Pettigrew Category Equipment Nov '19
AAMI says external AND corrugated not only external: 

A breakout area/room should be located near or adjacent to ...
Patrice Baril 206415
Colleagues,
Please respond to indicate if your organization uses Hana and/or Arch tables for anterior hip ...
Patrice Baril Category Equipment Feb '20
Does anyone use a non-licensed person like an orderly or surgical tech to run tables if training is given and ...
Jamie Mattern 444510
Hello, I am reaching out to see what other facilities are doing for Bronch items.  We have a bronch cart currently ...
Jamie Mattern Category Equipment Apr '19
We store all our rigid bronchoscope in trays. For infection prevention purposes we were no longer allowed to leave ...
Louise Barker 299008
Hello,
I have a question regarding the C-Arm and orders.  
When scheduling ortho cases that need the C- Arm. Who ...
Louise Barker Category Equipment Aug '18
At my facility the circulatory place the fluoroscopy order. If a surgeon is requesting C-arm and he doesn’t use it ...
Jean Cogan 447822
How do other facilities bring sterile implants into an operating room  without contaminating the boxes while ...
Jean Cogan Category Equipment Jun '19
We have great vendor support for orthopedic cases. The vendors have everything available on a cart in the core ...
JUDITH MANN 511686
What policy& procedure do you have in place for who is permitted to place a tourniquet?
JUDITH MANN Category Equipment Jan '20
Robert Guerrero 383702
Hi everyone,
I am trying to organize my sterile core storage room for our daVinci instruments and equipment, ...
Robert Guerrero Category Equipment Nov '19