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30sep2:00 pm3:00 pmPerioperative and Sterile Processing Electrosurgical Instrument Best Practices: Stay Ready So You Don’t Have To Get Ready

Event Details

Shawn Sefton and Kim Hamilton

This webinar is eligible for 1 CE credit. OR Today has been approved and is licensed to be a Continuing Education Provider with the California Board of Registered Nurses, License #16623.

In this 60-minute webinar, join experts Jamie Zarembinski, SPD Clinical Educator, and Michelle Lemmons, OR Clinical Educator, as they review the 2021 AAMI and AORN updated guidelines surrounding best practices for the care, evaluation, and protection of electrosurgical instruments. The discussion will detail some of the changes that were made, why they are significant, and how they impact the daily practice of sterile processing and perioperative professionals. Further, they will talk through the consequences of a reactive approach to instrument care vs a proactive approach; stay ready so you don’t have to get ready.

Sponsor

OR Today would like to thank our sponsor Key Surgical. Key Surgical is a leading global provider of sterile processing, operating room, and endoscopy products; supporting a wide range of processes and procedures in hospitals, same-day surgery facilities, GI centers, and more. For over 30 years, they have stayed true to their mission of providing high-quality products paired with superior customer experience and service, but now also provide industry-accredited education courses and in-services. For more information, please visit keysurgical.com.

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