Category Archive: President’s Message

May 08

President’s Message – May 2017

Greetings DAORN Members, Can you believe it is May! It seems as if just a few months ago I wrote my first president’s message and now I am writing my last. This has been a good year for our chapter. Why do I say that and what is the data to support this statement? We …

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Mar 02

March 2017 – President’s Message

Greetings DAORN Members,   Can you believe Spring is almost here!  How will the season arrive?  Like a lion or a lamb.  Well… it is Colorado so I guess we will see.  I wish to thank Children’s Hospital for hosting our February meeting in the Board Room no less!  Our educational presentation was exceptional and …

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Nov 03

President’s Message November 2016

November President’s Message I hope that all of you have been enjoying our amazing autumn weather. November has arrived and of course we know that Thanksgiving will be here before you know it!  I would like to follow with the theme of “Thankfulness” and first off thank Julie Mower and CCI staff as well as …

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Oct 09

October 2016 President’s Message – DAORN

October’s President’s Message, Thank you to all who attended our September DAORN meeting at Lowry Surgery Center.  A special thanks to Mary Jo Steiert for hosting and to our generous vendors from Stryker for hosting our dinner.  Judith Burke presented to us on Colorado Care- Amendment 69.  Very eye opening.  Be an educated voter when …

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Aug 31

September’s President’s Message

As our year begins in earnest with DAORN, I would like to encourage each of you to not lose sight of our goal when caring for the surgical patient. The upcoming theme for the 2017 AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo is titled The Power of You.  As I plan for our coming year I’d …

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May 08

President’s Message – May 2016

It is with mixed emotions that I write my last President’s Message.  It has been an amazing year and I am thankful for all of the support I have received. I did not manage master parliamentary procedure but I did learn a lot.  J   I’ve truly enjoyed getting to know members better through presenting the …

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Apr 03

President’s Message April 2016

President’s message April 2016 As I am attending the AORN Surgical Conference and EXPO in Anaheim this year, I am once again reminded of how valuable AORN is to perioperative nursing practice.  I feel fortunate for all they do to support nursing and assure the safety of our patients.  I am also reminded how important …

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Feb 02

February – President Message

Yay Broncos!! What an exciting year for the Broncos and Peyton Manning.  I am thankful that the DAORN meeting is not competing with the Super Bowl.  🙂 First – I would like to congratulate Ellen Lord who was notified that she selected for the Mentorship Award.  A well deserved honor!! The AORN Surgical Conference and …

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Oct 31

November 2015 – President’s Message

The DAORN Educational Seminar and Vender Fair last Friday October 30th was a huge success. The speakers and breakout sessions were truly spectaular.  The slides from the speakers will be posted on the DAORN website for those who wanted copies.  Thank you for Peggy Camp and the members of the Fall Workshop Committee for all …

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Sep 03

September 2015 – President’s Message

It is hard to for me to believe that it is already September, the summer has flown by for me and probably for you as well.  I am really very excited to be the DAORN Chapter President for the up coming year. Our first meeting will be Thursday September 10th at North Suburban, social hour and …

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