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Perioperative Nurse Internship


The Perioperative Nurse Internship program offers registered nurses (RN) the opportunity to acquire additional theory and skills required for patient care in the surgical setting. The perioperative approach to patient care is employed. Principles of surgical asepsis, patient care, the use of surgical instruments, supplies, equipment, and ethical/legal aspects are presented. The emphasis of the program is on the scrub and circulating roles.