This webinar reflects the newest edition of the AORN Guideline. There is a webinar for every new or updated Guideline that is released.
This webinar will describe the changes to the Guideline for Unplanned Patient Hypothermia including the need for all patients to have either a passive or active hypothermia prevention methods applied. There will also be a discussion about all of the different methods for prevention and a section on temperature measurement.
- Describe which patients are at risk for developing hypothermia.
- List three different methods for temperature measurement.
- State three different methods for passive prevention of hypothermia.
- State three different methods for active prevention of hypothermia.