Operating Room Training

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Operating Room Training Program for RN's
Course number: NU0147
Tuition: $3,995 (Payment Plan Available)
Job opportunities for registered nurses, including operating room nurses, are expected to grow faster than average, by 9% in the decade from 2020-2030, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Perioperative nursing provides access to a variety of nursing career paths, including: staff nurse, circulator, educator and more. The perioperative environment is unique and different form all other specialty areas. There will never be two days that are typically the same.  You will learn something every day while being the primary advocate for patients.
Operating room nursing is an increasingly complex area for patient care, characterized by rapid changes in technology and economic influences. This course offers a structured learning opportunity with emphasis on the application of theoretical knowledge to the professional practice and is designed to give professional nurses without previous operating room experience an introduction to the basic competencies of the perioperative RN role.
Through the combination of classroom didactic and clinical experiences you will be given the opportunity to develop basic operating room skills. 
The course will follow the framework of Peri-op 101 and will include clinical experiences.  
The course is be taught by Periop Directors, Nurse Educators, Nurse Managers, Endoscopic and perioperative ASU staff.

The classroom portion of the course will be conducted "live" online through Zoom. It will be held at the same date and times as indicated in the schedule. You will be able to take the course using any type of device that has internet access: PC, Mac, tablet, even a smartphone.

Schedule of Classes:             
Please click here for the upcoming schedule of classes. (Please note: only the upcoming schedule will appear.)

Application for Admission, Registration and Tuition

Prerequisites include:
Completed application with biography, New York State RN license, current CPR certification for healthcare professionals (BLS), recent physical exam, updated immunizations and malpractice insurance.
To download an application, click here. You may also call 516.323.3550 for an application or for more information on the program.

All requirements are due after registration and prior to the start of the online portion of the course. For additional information contact Keith Weiner at kweiner1@molloy.edu 

Operating Room Training Program for RN's Information sessions ONLINE via ZOOM
Course number: NO9999
Tuition: No Charge
Time: 6p-730p. The sessions are held every, September, January and May,

This free seminar will offer information to the professional nurse without previous operating room experience, an introduction to the basic competencies of the perioperative RN role.

Click here to register. Though it is a free seminar, it is still important to register. Details for joining the session online will be emailed to you prior to the start date of session.

If you cannot attend the Information session, you can contact Keith Weiner at kweiner1@molloy.edu  for information on our OR Training program.