ARTICLES

ARTICLES

DAVID TAYLOR MSN, RN, CNOR

HOW NEW COVID-19 RECOMMENDATIONS CAN (POSITIVELY) IMPACT STERILE PROCESSING

 

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POSITIVE STEPS PERIOPERATIVE LEADERS CAN TAKE TO ADDRESS COVID 19

 

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INVESTING IN EDUCATORS & FOCUSED SP TRAINING PROMOTE PATIENT SAFETY, BETTER OUTCOMES

 

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THE OR OF THE FUTURE

 

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STERILE ENVIRONMENT BEST PRACTICES

 

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SPECIAL FOCUS ISSUE: AORN POST CONFERENCE

 

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A LOOK BACK AT OR EXCELLENCE.

 

A Look Back at OR Excellence November 20

PROCESS IMPROVEMENT TEAMS: A COLLABORATIVE APPROACH TO MEET THE CHALLENGES OF TODAY’S OPERATING ROOMS

 

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10 REASONS EVERY PERIOPERATIVE NURSE SHOULD ATTEND OR TODAY LIVE!

 

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WOULD YOU OPERATE ON THIS PATIENT? LET SAFETY BE YOUR GUIDE TO DECIDING WHETHER TO TAKE ON BORDERLINE CASES.

 

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THE EDUCATION AND DEVELOPMENT OF CS/SPD PERSONNEL: ON-THE-JOB TRAINING (OJT) IS NO LONGER ENOUGH!

 

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SHOULD I HIRE A CONSULTANT? WHY HEALTH CARE ORGANIZATIONS SHOULD MAKE CONSULTANTS PART OF THEIR TEAM

 

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MEDICAL ERRORS ARE A KEY PATIENT THREAT: WHAT IS THE IMPACT OF YOUR SPD?

 

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WHAT'S THE HOLD UP?

 

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WORK LIFE BALANCE

 

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2019 CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS

 

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HIDDEN RISKS IN THE OR: JOB HAZARDS CONTINUE TO PLAGUE HEALTH CARE WORKERS

 

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ACHIEVING PEAK PERFORMANCE IN THE OR

 

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THE OR AND SPD A VITAL COLLABORATION 

 

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KEEP YOUR STAFF SAFE: THE OR CAN BE A DANGEROUS PLACE FOR EMPLOYEES

 

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OR TODAY LIVE : PLANS TO ROCK MUSIC CITY

 

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OR TODAY: FILLING THE VOID, RECRUITING AND RETAINING OR NURSES

 

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OR TODAY LIVE!: SPEAKER SPOTLIGHT

 

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS: ARE YOU PREPARED FOR THE INCREASED ACUITY OF YOUR PATIENTS?

 

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SAVINGS ARE EVERYWHERE: UNTAPPED OPPORTUNITIES CAN SAVE HOSPITALS MILLIONS OF DOLLARS

 

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PERIOPERATIVE LEADERSHIP: MANAGING CHANGE WITH INSIGHTS, PRIORITIES, & TOOLS.

 

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REINFORCING BARRIER PROTECTION

 

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DEALING WITH STAFF HEALTH, SAFETY, AND STRESS REDUCTION

 

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USING TASK FORCES TO INSPURE COLLABORATION IN THE PERIOPERATIVE ENVIRONMENT.

 

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SHOULD THE ENTRY INTO NURSING PRACTICE BE THE BACCALAUREATE DEGREE?

 

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HOME STUDY PROGRAM: BLOODBORNE PATHOGEN EXPOSURE IN THE OR-WHAT RESEARCH HAS TAUGHT US AND WHERE WE NEED TO GO.

 

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IN THE MIDST OF A GLOBAL PANDEMIC HEALTHCARE LEADERSHIP SUPPORT ON HOLD

 

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ELBRIDGE "EB" MERRITT MSN, RN, CNOR, CHL, CRCST, CIS

ACHIEVING PEAK PERFORMANCE IN THE OR

 

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CIS SELF-STUDY LESSON PLAN: SURIGCAL INSTRUMERNT SERVICES

 

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ADDRESSING SPD STAFFING CHALLENGERS THROUGH DEVELOPMENT OF STAFFING MATRIX

 

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THE OR AND SPD A VITAL COLLABORATION 

 

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OR TODAY LIVE: ELBRIDGE MERRITT PROFILE 

 

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ASSORTED ARTICLES AND PUBLICATIONS

Featured members: Elbridge “EB” Merritt MSN, RN, CNOR, CHL, CRCST, CIS 

 

ARTICLES

T Winthrop, EA Vane and E Merritt, “Building a robotic surgery program: Blending technology, economics, and education”, Surgical Services Magazine, 2003

E Merritt, Chapter 24 - Infectious Disease Exposure, D Watson, “Perioperative Safety” Elsevier, 2010.

T Winthrop, E Merritt, “Surgical Instrument Maintenance Services” Instrument Continuing Education Lesson 227, Communiqué September / October 2011


 

ELIZABETH "BESTY" A. P. VANE

ADDRESSING SPD STAFFING CHALLENGERS THROUGH DEVELOPMENT OF STAFFING MATRIX

 

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OR TODAY DELIVERS "PHENOMENAL WEBINAR"

 

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OR TODAY LIVE!: SPEAKER SPOTLIGHT

 

7TH EDITION THE BASICS OF STERILE PROCESSING TEXTBOOK CBSPD

 

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BEHIND THE SCENES: PATIENT SAFETY IN THE OR

 

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STEAM STERILIZATION STANDARDS FOR PERIOPERATIVE PRACTICE.

 

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TRANSCULTURAL PERIOPERATIVE NURSING IN BERLIN.

 

Transcultural Perioperative Nursing in B

Herbert J. Laing RN, MSN, MAJ, AN

WHY GIVING BACK TO YOUR ASSOCIATION MATTERS

 

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OUTSTANDING NURSE PHILANTHROPIST AWARD 2019

 

2019 Conference Highlights and 2019 Conf

PERIOPERATIVE BURN NURSING

 

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