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Teresa Pfefferkorn
I need to create a Malignant Hyperthermia drill for the OR. I’m looking for ideas on what other facilities do for ...
Our drills are multi-disciplinary- anesthesia, pharmacy, safety officer and surgeons. The nursing team and ...
Marsha King
Does anyone have a policy they would be willing to share that relates to Point of Use Cleaning in the OR. I've seen ...
Marsha King Category Equipment 10d
What do you mean point of use? Any item that is shared between patients should be disinfected after use. We have this ...
Leigh Bartlett
What is everyone doing regarding the peg tube shortages? Any suggestions?
Leigh Bartlett Category Equipment 12d
Katherine Dillman
Hello all! I am trying to find guidelines surrounding what equipment is required to legally be documented for ...
Amy,
We're in the same boat! We are asking these same questions and are finding no answers. AORN recommended ...
Magdalena Dudek
Hello, How do you transfer medications to the sterile field? Do you use a decanter device or scissors to pop the lids ...
Magdalena Dudek Category Equipment 24d
I prefer to use syringe and 18g needle to draw up medications in bottles and eject into a med cup near the edge of the ...
Elizabeth Gilbert
Hi, I am looking to see if anyone has thoughts on the shorter sponge buckets to the taller ones. I am concerned with ...
Elizabeth Gilbert Category Equipment Feb '21
I am definitely in favor of the taller bucket for several reasons, they are ergonomically correct reducing the ...
Claudia Gomez
Greetings, I'm looking for insights about safe and effective products utilized for bioburden removal. I would ...
Claudia Gomez Category Equipment Jan '21
Hi,

Wee are currently using Blu62 with success!
 
David Clibrey
I'm looking for mobile shelving for our sterile core to store instruments and supplies.  Does anyone have a ...
David Clibrey Category Equipment Dec '20
Monica Skeat
Hello- I am curious if anyone has a cast saw that works well when cutting all the small angles on a hip spica cast?  The ...
Monica Skeat Category Equipment Dec '20
Erin Pilson
Good Morning AORN colleagues!  I am writing to ask if any of you use an EGD scope for sigmoid colon procedures.  It is ...
Erin Pilson Category Equipment Dec '20
Patricia Castellano
Our facility needs to replace two older model Smoke evacuators.  We are looking for two Ulpa rated Smoke ...
Patricia Castellano Category Equipment Oct '20
Rachel Rager
Does anyone have experience with the Olympus OER-Elite Endoscope Reprocessors?  Our facility is getting ready ...
Rachel Rager Category Equipment Oct '20
We just purchased one earlier this year. We have not had any issues with the reprocessor. It is easy to load. You do ...
Lacey Woods
Hello All! I need some help on finding education material on storage of fragile digital urology scopes. I had an ...
Lacey Woods Category Equipment Sep '20
What about a visual aid in the operating room? I've had good luck with two different pictures: one that shows how it ...
Darcie Opalko
Is anyone familiar with the ROSA robot from Zimmer?? Trying to get some feedback from folks who may have more ...
Darcie Opalko Category Equipment Jun '20
Darcie,
Our facility started using ROSA about a year ago. There was a huge educational push for staff and phycians ...
Angela Franklin
We have recently transitioned to the Belmont Rapid Infuser and are wondering if other organizations have set a ...
Angela Franklin Category Equipment Jun '20

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