Category: President’s Message

President’s Message – October 2017

Welcome Fall! Please plan to join Denver AORN members for a periOperative Oktoberfest on Thursday, Oct 12 at Tony P’s, 777 E. 17th Ave. 530-730 pm. CCI (the perioperative competency and credentialing institute) is generously sponsoring this event. Invite your co-workers to join us for a fun evening networking, meeting new colleagues and connecting with …

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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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President’s Message – April 2017

President’s Message for April 2017   As I am writing this message some of our members are returning from this year’s AORN Global Conference in Boston.  I hope the meeting met your expectations as far as education, work of the organization, meeting old and new friends and mostly having fun.   Our month is very …

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President’s Message – March 2017

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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President’s Message – February 2017

Greetings DAORN Members,   Thank you to those who attended our January Meeting at St. Anthony’s in person and via Ready Talk.  Special thanks to the St. Anthony’s team for our venue and dinner. We had a great presentation related to patient warming from our 3M partners.  Thank you Patricia Devens.   Our business meeting …

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President’s Message – January 2017

Happy New Year DAORN Members! I hope that you all had time to enjoy your holidays with family and friends.  For those of you who were working and caring for patients during the holidays, an extra thank you for your time and caring. The start of the new year brings changes for our country , …

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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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President’s Message – October 2016

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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President’s Message – September 2016

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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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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