South Bay AORN News

Who We Are

South Bay AORN is a chapter of the parent organization The Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN).  We are located in the South Bay area of Los Angeles County.,_Los_Angeles

Meetings are open to all RNs, CSTs, and anyone who's interested in the topic.  RNs and CSTs receive 1.5 contact hours per educational offering. 

South Bay chapter 0523 established April 18, 1972 - we're 44 years old!

Our Educational Meetings Are Open to All


March 22, 2016 

1830 to 1930

One contact hour

"Clinical Judgment Across the Continuum: From Novice to Expert"

Robin L. Watson, RN, MN, CNS, CCRN

Senior Nurse Informaticist

Los Angeles County Health Services Administration, EHR – ORCHID

Lite snacks and beverages will be served

Meet colleagues from across the South Bay- all are welcome!

Douglas J. Glass Family Center

5315 Torrance Blvd, Torrance CA 90503


Free CE credits given - members and non-members welcomed

This presentation will explore the development of clinical judgment from the novice nurse to expert practitioner. A description of how the nurse views his/her clinical work at each stage will be presented, as well as strategies for assisting the nurse to move forward. 

Whether you are a new nurse, a seasoned nurse, staff nurse or in a nursing leadership position, this presentation will assist you as you work with colleagues in various stages of development. Ms. Watson has presented at national nursing conferences and is currently a Senior Nurse Informaticist with LA County Health Services Administration, EHR - ORCHID. 

Come network with local colleagues and enjoy refreshments

Check us out on Facebook - AORN South Bay Chapter 0523

                                                     Location for meetings:

Little Company of Mary's Glass Building 

(it's the old Daily Breeze office location at PV Blvd. and Torrance Blvd.)

5315 Torrance Blvd.

Torrance, CA 90503

Huge parking lot in front of the building.



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This site was created 12/18/2009.