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American Society of Ophthalmic Registered Nurses - AFB Directory Profile

General Information

American Society of Ophthalmic Registered Nurses
655 Beach Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
(415) 561-8513 (Local)
(415) 561-8531 (Fax)
asorn@aao.org
http://www.asorn.org

Brief Description

ASORN was organized in 1976 to unite registered nurses committed to providing quality ophthalmic care. Today ASORN is dedicated to being a resource for not only ophthalmic nurses but all ophthalmic personnel who are committed to fostering the ophthalmic team concept and collaboration among all who work in our specialty.

Hours of operation: Mon.-Fri. 8:30 AM-5:00 PM.
Clients served on average per year: 3200
Number of staff: 2
Staff description: Staff contracted through an association management firm.
Geographic area served: US and International.
Publications: Insight, The Journal of ASORN; Essentials of Ophthalmic Nursing Series; Ophthalmic Procedures in the OR and ASC; Ophthalmic Procedures in the Office and Clinic; Care and Handling of Ophthalmic Microsurgical Instruments; Scope and Standards of Ophthalmic Clinical Nursing Practice

Staff

Lisa Brown, Executive Director, lbrown@aao.org

Services Offered

Services for Professionals

  • Professional Training
    • Provides continuing education for ophthalmic nurses.
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