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Risk Assessment: Steps to Prepare for Lower OR Humidity Levels: 1. What is the desired minimum humidity level and range in the OR and what is the actual level of humidity the HVAC system is able to achieve and maintain in a variety of weather conditions? 2. Have you assessed humidity level data over a sufficient time to know whether, when, and for

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The Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) is the leader in advocating for excellence in perioperative practice and healthcare. We unite and empower perioperative nurses, healthcare organizations, and industry partners to support safe surgery for every patient, every time.

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as excessive humidity is conducive to microbial growth and compromises the integrity of wrapped sterile instruments and supplies. Each operating room should have separate temperature control. Acceptable standards such as from the Association of Operating Room Nurses (AORN) or the Facilities Guidelines Institute (FGI) should be incorporated into ...

aornguidelines.org/faq/content?topic=45119

The AORN eGuidelines+ is the online home of the evidence-based AORN Guidelines for Perioperative Practice and associated tools for OR teams. ... Design and Maintenance Energy-Generating Devices ... Do I need to close the OR if the temperature or humidity are out of range?

www.reliasmedia.com/articles/35270-follow-these-guidelines-on-temperature-humidity

Follow these guidelines on temperature, humidity [Editor’s note: To help our readers, Same-Day Surgery is printing advice in the top 10 areas that receive the most questions at the Center for Nursing Practice, Research, and Health Policy at the Association of Operating Room Nurses (AORN) in Denver. The ninth topic, included in this month’s issue, covers temperature and humidity.]

www.ast.org/uploadedFiles/Main_Site/Content/About_Us/ASTGuidelinesHumidityintheOR.pdf

humidity in the OR in the lab/mock OR and during clinical rotation . 4. CSTs monitor and document the RH levels of the ORs. 5. CSTs complete continuing education to remain current in their knowledge of HVAC standards for the OR including temperature and RH levels.

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The following proposed recommended practices for Environment of Care were developed by the AORN Recommended Practices Committee. It is being presented for public comment at this time. These recommended practices are intended as achievable recommendations representing what is believed to be an optimal level

www.beckersasc.com/asc-accreditation-and-patient-safety/the-joint-commission...

4. If the temperature falls below the established range, verify it won't have a negative impact on patient care or the relative humidity level or take further action. More articles on accreditation: 2 ASCs & outpatient facilities achieving certification and accreditation — January 2018 AAAHC-accredited center to know: Lincoln Digestive Health ...

www.beckershospitalreview.com/quality/aorn-aha-others-tackle-challenge-of...

AORN, AHA, others tackle challenge of humidity levels in the OR. ... with AORN. "Allowing the parameter to shift to 20 percent before you take action is an effort to recognize seasonal variation ...