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Before submitting your question please make sure you have done the following:

accessed and checked the online 16th edition of the ACORN Standards published in 2020

reviewed the ACORN Standards FAQs page to determine if a similar question has previously been asked and answered

accessed and reviewed existing related:

  • local, state and national guidelines
  • state and national legislation
  • national safety and quality standards
  • national accreditation criteria
  • relevant Australian Standards
  • Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia guidance

Incomplete submissions will not be accepted and ACORN will not provide a response.

Submissions from persons without an individual or facility licenced subscription to the 16th  edition of the ACORN Standards for Perioperative Nursing in Australia (2020) will not be accepted and ACORN will not provide a response.