Surgical Instruments Online Course is organized by Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN). This course has been approved for a maximum of 1.7 CE credits.
CE Expire Date: 6/30/2025
Recognizing the name and intended use of a surgical instrument promotes a better understanding of the surgical process. This module provides the learner with a foundational knowledge of surgical tools, major instrument categories, and important considerations for instrument trays and specialty surgical instruments.
• Identify instruments and the instrument category to which they belong.
• Describe instrument set assembly considerations, such as type of surgery and patient population.
The learner will have knowledge of common surgical instruments and their use in practice.
Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.