Willingness to Serve 2015-2016

We will be holding elections for the upcoming year in April 2015. We are looking for candidates who are willing to help us carry out the mission of our professional organization. If you would like to be considered for one of the following positions, please email your name, contact information and the position for which you are applying to: wjeam111@yahoo.com

– President Elect (1 year term)

– Vice President (2 year term)

– Secretary (2 year term)

– Board of Directors (2 year term)

– Nominating Committee (2 year term)

Thank you!

Join us for our January Education Event!

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Dr. Natalie Jones DHA, MBA, RN, CNOR presents

“Health Care Executives Participating in Value-Based Purchasing”


Jackson Memorial Hospital

1611 NW 12th Avenue

Diagnostic Treatment Center (DTC)

2nd Floor, Room 259


9:30am Registration, 10:00am Presentation

All Medical Professionals are Welcome to Attend

1 CEU provided

Please R.S.V.P. to wjeam111@yahoo.com

Please see the updated Calendar of Events:

September 12-13, 2014: Hawks Cay retreat

October 15: Wednesday Evening Education Event

November 15: Saturday Morning Education Event

December 5: Friday Evening Holiday Party

January 17, 2015: Saturday Morning Education Event

February 11: Wednesday Evening Education Event

March 7-11: AORN Surgical Conference and Expo in Denver, CO

April 11: Saturday Morning Election Meeting

Stay tuned for information on meeting locations!

28th Annual Key’s Seminar – September 13, 2014

 AORN of South Florida

Invite you to attend the

28th Annual Keys Seminar
Building Relationships Between the Operating Room and Sterile Processing Departments
Presented by:

Deborah Spratt

Saturday, September 13, 2014
8:30 a.m – registration begins
Lunch Immediately Following Presentations

4 CEU’s & Lunch!

Hawk’s Cay Resort
Duck Key – Mile Marker 61


Come for the day or spend the weekend, but don’t miss this fun meeting!
We just can’t find another place this nice. Don’t miss the opportunity to take your family to this fabulous resort at a reduced rate. Come and enjoy a delicious lunch on this picturesque island. Earn contact hours & network with colleagues.

Hawk’s Cay Resort has everything you could want to do, and all in one place! A private saltwater lagoon. Fishing. Diving. Snorkeling. Parasailing. Biking. Kayaking. Sunset Cruises. Children’s Program. Family/Adult Pools. Glass Bottom Boating. Water Skiing. Tennis. Golf. Fitness Gym. Spa. Have a poolside massage or Swim with the dolphins. (You’ll Need Reservations).

Hotel Reservation must be made early to receive the AORN rate!!

Hawks Cay

Hawks Cay Reservations: (800) 432-2242
Mention the Code: AORN when making reservations

Room Type Rates
Islandview w/King Bed $129
Islandview w/ Two Queen $129
Waterview w/2 Queen’s $129
2BR Villa (Sanctuary Village) $349
2BR Preferred Villa $249
3BR Preferred Villa $349
2BR Duck Key Villa $219
3BR Duck Key Villa $319

*plus $29 Resort fee & tax
**Breakfast for 2 included in room rate

Hotel Deadline is August 6, 2014

Make reservations early! A limited number of rooms have been blocked.

Reservations may also be made via the following links:

For Hotel Rooms and Preferred Villas (2BR @ $249/3BR @ $349)

The Preferred Villas have more updated furnishings than the Duck Key Villas use this link:


For the Duck Key Villa’s (2BR @ $219/ 3BR @ $319)

These Villa’s are less updated, but less expensive than the Preferred Villas use this link:


For questions, please contact Lee Weirich (meeting chair) at (305) 788-3125 / Lee1103@aol.com

AORN Celebration Happy Hour
Friday, Sept. 12th: 6pm to 8pm
Location TBD, we will start a text message chain once we check in and know the room number
Join Chapter 1004 members for networking while enjoying cocktails,
hors d’oeuvres and fun!
September 2, 2014

In Order to Register for the event and the luncheon, please send a check for $50 per person to:

Toni Morejon
15615 NW 12 Manor
Pembroke Pines, FL 33028

Checks payable to:  AORN of South Florida

Please include the following information with your check:


License #

Mailing Address:

Email Address:

Cell Phone #: