Operating Room Nurse (ORN)

ORN 209

BASIC PERIOPERATIVE NURSING

9 UNITS

Grade Only

Fee: $140

Corequisite: ORN 211L.

Limitation on Enrollment: Registered Nurse License or graduate nurse.

Lecture 8 hours, laboratory 3 hours

Offered: ALL

Provides opportunities for the Registered Nurse seeking employment in the operating room. Introduces the guidelines from the Association of Operating Room Nurses that includes: aseptic technique, staff and patient safety, surgical management, consent, surgical high risk factors, sentinel events, and professional issues. [D]

ORN 211L

PERIOPERATIVE NURSES TRAINING LABORATORY

4 UNITS

Pass/No Pass Only

Fee: $184

Corequisite: ORN 209.

Limitation on Enrollment: Registered Nurse License or graduate nurse.

Laboratory 12 hours

Offered: ALL

Emphasizes setting priorities, care of the perioperative patient, and adapting to emerging technology in the surgical setting. Provides information about the ORN functioning independently in the perioperative setting. Enhances skill and knowledge base that is required in the surgical setting. [D; CSU]