Event Details

In-Person Event
Ortho Nurses Week 2024 ONRC Workshop
October 28, 2024

The Orthopaedic Nursing Review Course is a one-day review course for nurses seeking certification. This course will be held at NAON headquarters in Chicago, IL on Monday, October 28, 2024 starting at 8:00 am CST. Attendees glean the most important concepts needed to care for a broad range of orthopaedic patients. Learners may use this course as an excellent final review before taking the Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Exam (ONC®), or as an enhancement to their orthopaedic knowledge to improve patient outcomes. 

Attendees earn 7.5 category A contact hours for their participation.

Course Topics:

  • Degenerative Diseases of the Joints and Spine
  • Inflammatory Diseases
  • Metabolic Bone Disorders
  • Pediatric, Congenital, and Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Musculoskeletal Tumors: Orthopaedic Oncology
  • Orthopaedics in the Operating Room
  • Orthopaedic Trauma and Sports Injuries

Course Presenter: 

Susan Barnett, MSN, RN, ONC, is a seasoned orthopaedic nurse, spending the majority of her career in the surgical arena. Additional experience with teaching peers, patients and nursing students has prepared her well for presenting this course. Susan has been instrumental in writing, reviewing, and presenting the ONRC for many years, and is always excited to continue the learning journey with others. Her interactive style hinges on principles of adult education and retention of information through repetition and muscle memory.

See evaluation comments about Susan from previous course attendees below:

"Course Presenter was very empowering. Provided the lesson and information in a manner that emphasizes she is a professional and adept at the subject."
"Presenter was great. Very knowledgeable and presented the materials in an organized and easy to learn way."
"The instructor was extremely engaging. I felt that I learned a lot from this program and feel more confident for obtaining the ONC."


Member: $275 Non Member: $350

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