AORN - Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses - Website
Access to standards and recommended practices, position statements, patient safety resources, peer-reviewed literature and networking opportunities.
APIC - Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology - Website
Promotes wellness and prevents illness and infection worldwide with up-to-date information, education and guidance in infection prevention and control practices.
ASC Quality Collaboration - Website
Dedicated to advancing high quality, physician-led and patient-centered care in ambulatory surgery.
ASCA - Ambulatory Surgery Center Association - Website
Provides resources that cover all aspects of ASC operations. Membership includes participation in benchmarking studies, salary surveys and more.
ASORN - American Society of Ophthalmic Registered Nurses - Website
Tools for supporting the ophthalmic surgical team through individual development, education and evidence-based practice.
ASPAN - American Society of PeriAnesthesia Nurses - Website
Resource for perianesthesia education and knowledge, including safety issues, public policy, nursing practice and standards.
CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Website
Relates information on environmental health and injury prevention, health information services, health promotion, infectious diseases, global health and terrorism preparedness and emergency response.
ECRI Institute - Website
A non-profit organization providing evidence-based research on medical procedures, devices, drugs and processes.
MedPAC - Medicare Payment Advisory Commission - Website
Advises Congress on issues affecting the Medicare program.
National Council of State Boards of Nursing - Website
Your source for state nursing licensure information.
NIOSH - National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health - Website
Resources that help prevent work-related injuries and illness.
SAMBA - Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia - Website
Presents economic, political and legal issues, scientific developments, practical advice and an exchange of ideas among anesthesia providers.