ORNAC

ORNAChttp://www.ornac.ca/

Operating Room Nurses Association of Canada, which CORL is an associate of
PRNABChttp://www.prnabc.ca/

Perioperative Registered Nurses Association of British Columbia, a Provincial Council of ORNAC
ORNAAhttp://www.ornaa.org/

Operating Room Nurses of Alberta Association, a Provincial Council of ORNAC
SORNGhttp://www.ornac.ca/chapters/SORNG/

Saskatchewan PeriOperative Registered Nurses' Group, a Provincial Council of ORNAC
MORNAhttp://www.ornac.ca/chapters/MORNA/

Manitoba Operating Room Nurses Association, a Provincial Council of ORNAC
ORNAOhttp://www.ornao.org/

Operating Room Nurses Association of Ontario, a Provincial Council of ORNAC
CIISOQhttp://www.ciisoq.ca/

Corporation des infirmiers et infirmières de salle d'opération du Québec, a Provincial Council of ORNAC
NBORNhttp://www.ornac.ca/chapters/NBORN/

New Brunswick Operating Room Nurses, a Provincial Council of ORNAC
N&LORNAhttp://www.ornac.ca/chapters/NLORNA/

Newfoundland and Labrador Operating Room Nurses Association, a Provincial Council of ORNAC
ORNANShttp://www.ornans.ca/

Operating Room Nurses Association of Nova Scotia, a Provincial Council of ORNAC

Employment

CanadianNurse.comhttp://canadiannurse.com/

They have job listings across the nation, and their service is free to nurses
canjobs.comhttp://www.canjobs.com/

A Canadian Employment Search Network that includes nurses
Health Match BChttp://www.healthmatchbc.org/

Health Match brings health professionals to the rural communities of British Columbia

Canadian

alzheimer.cahttp://www.alzheimer.ca/

Alzheimer Society of Canada
CACLhttp://www.cacl.ca/

Canadian Association for Community Living
CIHIhttp://www.cihi.ca/

Canadian Institute for Healthcare Information
IPAC Canadahttp://www.ipac-canada.org/

Infection Prevention and Control Canada is a multidisciplinary, professional organization for those engaged in the prevention and control of infections
heartandstroke.cahttp://www.heartandstroke.ca/

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
tommydouglas.cahttp://www.tommydouglas.ca/

Tommy Douglas Research Institute
The Canadian Nurses Associationhttp://www.cna-nurses.ca/

The Canadian Nurses Association is a federation of 11 provincial and territorial nursing associations representing more than 110,000 registered nurses
RNABChttp://www.crnbc.ca/

The Registered Nurses Association of British Columbia (RNABC) is the professional organization of all registered nurses and licensed graduate nurses in the province. Everyone wishing to practice as a "registered nurse" in British Columbia must be a member of the Association. Founded in 1912, RNABC's mandate is to serve and protect the public.
AARNhttp://www.nurses.ab.ca/

The Alberta Association of Registered Nurses(AARN), established in 1916 by an Act of the Alberta Legislature, is the professional and regulatory body for registered nurses in Alberta.
SRNAhttp://www.srna.org/

The Saskatchewan Registered Association is the regulatory body for 9,600 registered nurses in the province of Saskatchewan
CRNMhttp://www.crnm.mb.ca/

College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba (CRNM) is the regulatory and professional body representing 10,500 registered nurses in Manitoba. Formerly called Manitoba Association of Registered Nurses (MARN)
ANAChttp://www.anac.on.ca/

The Aboriginal Nurses Association of Canada is a non-governmental, non-profit organization whose membership works mainly in First Nations Communities. An affiliate group of the Canadian Nurses Association, it is the only Aboriginal professional nursing organization in Canada.
OIIQhttp://www.oiiq.org/

Ordre des infirmières et infirmiers du Québec gives its 67,000 members across Québec a new way to communicate with their professional order
NANBhttp://www.nanb.nb.ca/

The Nurses Association of New Brunswick (NANB) is the professional Association of all nurses in the province. Founded in 1916, NANB has approximately 8,900 members.
RNAOhttp://www.rnao.org/

For over 70 years, The Registered Nurses Association of Ontario (RNAO) has spoken out for health and for nursing in the province of Ontario. RNAO speaks with a strong, credible voice for registered nurses.
College of Registered Nurses of Nova Scotiahttp://www.crnns.ca/

Regulatory body for 9000 nurses in Nova Scotia
N.W.T.R.N.A.http://www.rnantnu.ca/

The Northwest Territories Registered Nurses Association (N.W.T.R.N.A.) is a professional registering body established in 1975 by the Nursing Profession Act of the Territorial Legislature
ARNNLhttp://www.arnn.nf.ca/

The Association of Registered Nurses of Newfoundland and Labrador (ARNNL) is the regulatory body for nursing in Newfoundland and Labrador
ANPEIhttp://www.anpei.ca/

Association of Nurses in Prince Edward Island (ANPEI) is the professional organization which serves as a licensing agency and maintains standards of practice for nurses on Prince Edward Island

OR Nursing

Continuing Education moduleshttp://www.nurseceu.com/perioperative_surgery_ceus.htm

This group links you to a number of perioperative nursing continuing education modules offered on the Internet
Perioperative Nursing Wikihttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Perioperative_nursing

This site contains some nice explanations of what a perioperative nurse does
Toronto Video Atlas of Liver, Pancreas and Transplant Surgeryhttp://pie.med.utoronto.ca/TVASurg/

This website has been designed to instruct surgeons in the care of patients with complex problems in liver, pancreas and transplant surgery, and highlight the advanced surgical techniques required for the management of these diseases
Infection Controlhttp://www.3m.com/us/healthcare/professionals/infectionprevention/

A Progressive Approach to Infection Control offered by 3M
About.comhttp://search.about.com/fullsearch.htm?terms=surgery&IAM=URL_surgery

A network of sites about surgery
Tutorials and On-Line Learninghttp://pegasus.cc.ucf.edu/~wink/tutorials.html

From a site called Resources for Nurses and Families
IMIA-NIhttp://www.imia.org/ni/

Special Interest Group on Nursing Informatics of the International Medical Informatics Association (IMIA)
allnurseshttp://allnurses.com/

RN Magazine Supersite for nurses
University of Rochester Medical Centrehttp://www.urmc.rochester.edu/
AHEhttp://www.ahe.org/

Association for the Healthcare Environment
ECRI Institutehttp://www.ecri.org/

ECRI Institute (formerly the Emergency Care Research Institute) is an independent nonprofit health services research agency. Their mission is to improve the safety, quality, and cost-effectiveness of healthcare

International

IFPNhttp://www.ifpn.org.uk/

The International Federation of Perioperative Nurses
AfPP - United Kingdomhttp://www.afpp.org.uk/

The Association for Perioperative Practice (formerly NATN, the National Association of Theatre Nurses) is an independent professional organisation for registered nurses who work in operating departments and associated sterile services departments in the United Kingdom
NSW OTAhttp://www.ota.org.au/

New South Wales Operating Theatre Association is dedicated to improving and standardising basic nursing methods in operating theatres in New South Wales
Australian Confederation of Operating Room Nurseshttp://www.acorn.org.au/

Here you may view the history of ACORN, preview the latest ACORN Journal, ask questions, check out coming events
The South African Theatre Nurse Organisation - SATShttp://www.theatrenurse.co.za/

SATS is a voluntary, autonomous, non-sexist, non-racial, non-profit making organisation for perioperative nurses. SATS provides assistance to its members by way of congresses, social meetings and travel grants, with the goal of raising the standard of operating theatre nursing in South Africa
International Council of Nurseshttp://www.icn.ch/

ICN is the first and widest reaching health care organisation in the world, representing the millions of nurses in 118 countries
AORN Onlinehttp://www.aorn.org/

Association of Operating Room Nurses, Inc.

Other

Canadian Friends of African Nursinghttp://www.foan.ca/

FoAN (Canada) is an independent, registered Canadian charity whose primary purpose is in supporting nurses and nursing education in Africa
Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)http://www.dh.gov.uk/PolicyAndGuidance/HealthAndSocialCareTopics/CJD/fs/en

The UK government Department of Health, CJD section - fascinating due to their experiences
The UK Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Surveillance Unithttp://www.cjd.ed.ac.uk/

The incidence of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) is monitored in the UK by the CJD surveillance unit based at the Western General Hospital in Edinburgh, Scotland
Detailed Breast Cancer Risk Calculatorhttp://www.halls.md/breast/risk.htm

Estimate your risk of breast cancer by answering 12 questions
The Canadian Nursing Students' Associationhttp://www.cnsa.ca/

CNSA/AEIC is the national voice of nursing students in diploma and baccalaureate nursing programs