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Several RN's receive the Periop 101 Certification

These Cascade Valley Hospital RNs recently received an important certification.

These Cascade Valley Hospital RNs recently received an important certification.

Several RN’s at Cascade Valley Hospital recently received the Periop 101 Certification.  Pictured left to right: Shawn Smith, RN; Sara Dalseg, RN; Gudrun Schimmel, RN; Joel Andrews, RN; Donna Stevens, RN; Kerry Dickson, RN.

This program is developed by expert surgical nurse-authors and is a comprehensive, online education program based on Association of peri-Operating Room Nurses (AORN) evidence-based Guidelines for Perioperative Practice.   This program is designed for : a) novice perioperative nurses, b)  nurses who did not have a formal, didactic education to improve their patient assessment, decision-making, and clinical reasoning skills and c) the entire OR nursing staff for consistency and to aid in prevention of potential risk issues.