Patient Safety Tool: Surgical Smoke Management Toolkit

The Association of periOperative Registered Nurses offers a free toolkit for managing surgical smoke.

The toolkit includes a smoke evacuation policy and procedure, surgical smoke management slideshow, awareness posters and other resources to help healthcare providers manage surgical smoke in the perioperative environment to protect patients and perioperative team members. The toolkit was funded through the AORN Foundation and supported by ConMed Electrosurgery.




Download the surgical smoke management toolkit for use in your own facility.

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