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


May 24, 2016 

1830 to 1930

Two free contact hours

"Powered Instruments: Patient/Caregiver Safety"

This presentation will outline the historical evolution of powered surgical equipment.

Key clinical considerations associated with the use of powered surgical instruments, safe handling of these instruments and safety considerations for patients and staff related to the use of powered surgical instruments will be discussed.


Speaker:   Steve Lewis, local Stryker Sales Representative

*2 hours continuing education credit offered through Stryker

Snacks and beverages will be served

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

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

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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Our previous web site was on Yahoo Geocities ( which was dismantled by Yahoo in November 2009.  

This site was created 12/18/2009.