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Rebecca Roe
Hi there, Click here to register for eChapter's May 26th CE Webinar 8pm(E), 7pm(C), 6pm(M), 5pm(P) ...
Rebecca Roe Category Worker Safety 28d
Amanda Devlin
Our administers have asked RNs to learn about how to position and operate the C arm in the case that an X-ray tech is ...
Amanda Devlin Category Worker Safety May '21
This is somewhat a double-edged sword. Most Surgeons do NOT want to wait for you to call the Rad Tech back from one of ...
Stefanie Scott
Hello all - I'm trying to gauge what facilities are using to lateral transfer patients in the OR setting and their ...
Stefanie Scott Category Worker Safety May '21
Georgia Papoutsakis
My facility is considering a process change for the filling of the anesthetic gases on the anesthesia machine. ...
Our anesthesia technicians are filling. This is part of their orientation and requires completion of a procedure ...
Mary Luberda
I'm interested in opinions/help on using a Neutral zone for sharps. We have never designated one and recently a ...
Mary Luberda Category Worker Safety Mar '21
Stacey Fisher
Hello All, We are having a difficult time getting 3X gowns needed for one of our employees to wear since allocations ...
Stacey Fisher Category Worker Safety Feb '21
Kaylene Henderson
Hi , I have just started in a quality control position for CSU's in New Zealand. A CSU manager has advised me that one ...
Kaylene Henderson Category Worker Safety Jan '21
Hi Kaylene,

Cooling vests that are designed for use in surgery may be an option to look into, provided they do not ...
Louise Reyes
Hello! I work at a ASC in Alaska, assigned as Laser safety officer.  I was not formally trained to be one, but was ...
Louise Reyes Category Worker Safety Jan '21
Melanie Graber
As we are all dealing with staffing changes during COVID surges in hospitals I am looking to see what others do with ...
Melanie Graber Category Worker Safety Jan '21
Megan Nolan
Human Factors of Cognitive Fatigue and Distractions Related to Suture Needle Injuries in the OR AORN Mass ...
Megan Nolan Category Worker Safety Nov '20
Kristi Amerson
Does anyone use anti-fatigue mats in your unit? Any issues with turnovers, tripping hazards, moving table or ...
Kristi Amerson Category Worker Safety Oct '20
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Avisha Risnear
Have you heard of any facility that runs Thromboelastography (TEG) tests in the operating room?  How about ...
Avisha Risnear Category Worker Safety Aug '20
We are in the process of training to use the TEG currently and anticipate a go live date in several weeks. Our ...
Eleonora Shapiro
What is recommended to wear if you are scrubbing and circulating in a covid positive case?
Eleonora Shapiro Category Worker Safety Apr '20
Eleonora Shapiro
What is the recommended PPE for OR staff when circulating and scrubbing. Seems everyone has a preference but is ...
Eleonora Shapiro Category Worker Safety Apr '20
Kristina Jolliff
In light of the pandemic Covid-19 virus and critical shortage of PPE; will the AORN recommendations be altered to ...
Kristina Jolliff Category Worker Safety Mar '20

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