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Tracy Porter 368827
Does anyone have a civility or anti bully policy I could take a look at?
Sharon Hamilton 135226
For those who still use log books to track implanted devices, etc., how long do you need to keep them? Is it regulated ...
Audrey Nelson 297674
We have a surgeon that needs to use her wheelchair in the OR.  Have any other facility experienced this, and how did ...
Constance Tasker 554696
Hi,  I have seen checklists that allow team members to identify what cases they can scrub and circulate in each ...
Hi Constance,
There is a Periop Mastery program offered with AORN- ...
Holly Grammer 581532
What are your facilities doing as far as vendors/reps and fit testing/facial hair? Are your reps required to fit ...
Elizabeth Page 639457
Hello,
I started a new role as nurse educator and we are trying to do monthly topics. Next month is documentation. ...
Emily Behrends 625495
Hello,

Our facility is exploring the idea of video recording surgical procedures for the purpose of teaching and ...
Gina Rider 383038
If you are asked to instill methylene blue in the bladder during surgery what is the best practice? I mixed it with ...
Sherri Carrow 618321
We are opening a new surgery center that will include Retina which is new to me.  Does anyone have a blank chart of ...
Terri Fry 251888
Has anyone developed a triage algorithm for crisis (mass casualty, pandemic) for surgery?

 
Stacy Eberhart 538928
Does anyone know of any documented information of complications for prolonged use (being hours of use in a day) of ...
Carra Henscheid 321658
We have a very creative team that has come up with in idea to take the blue wraps and recycle them to create reusable ...
Our facility is also making masks from the blue wraps.  These are given to every patient upon arrival.
Sara JG 482546
Hello All!

My surgery center currently only recycles plastic bottles from saline and water that we use in the OR. I ...
Sara JG Category General Discussions Apr '20
Kim Johnson 546136
I am looking for some feedback regarding temp and humidity checks and monitoring in the OR's and throughout the ...
Kim Johnson Category General Discussions Apr '20
We have a sophisticated air handling system that tracks everything digitally, and e-mails me if anything is out of ...
Sarah Harris 245522
We currently pin certain colorectal & otolaryngology specimens to cork before placing it in formalin. The ...