Learning Objectives


Welcome to the OR

After reviewing this information you should be able to:
- Describe the types of surgery performed at Rochester General Hospital
- Describe the dress code in effect for all personnel working in the OR
- Identify members of the surgical team and learn the roles they play
- Practice aseptic techniques and describe how to behave in and around a sterile field

Safety
After reviewing this information you should be able to:
- Identify the adverse events that affect patient safety and the reasons and factors that may cause these
  events to occur.
- Describe the standards, guidelines, and best practices to follow to prevent adverse events.
- Discuss healthcare providers' responsibilities for patient safety.