OR Manager, published monthly and online, provides you with critical information, analysis, and best practices for management of the surgical suite, including patient safety, OR efficiency, sterilization and infection control, standards and regulations, and much more.

Since 1985, OR Manager has been the the only publication of its kind devoted to news and information on the management of the surgical suite. In addition to the monthly print editions, subscribers receive early access to the OR Manager publication on the OR Manager website; access to OR Reports, a quarterly electronic newsletter with abstracts of the scientific literature pertaining to the OR environment; and weekly e-mail bulletins with the latest news regarding the surgical suite. Subscribers also have free access to articles in the archives.

In short, your subscription to OR Manager includes:

  • OR Manager mailed to you every month and available online so you have the critical information needed to effectively manage your OR suite.
  • Every issue of OR Manager is pre-approved for 3 nursing contact hours, that means you get up to 36 CEs with your one year subscription (or 72 CES for a two year subscription).
  • Access to an online portal where post-tests for each issue are posted automatically to your account to access and complete. The online portal at is an easy way to obtain and manage your CEs and certificates of completion.
  • Online access sent via email to the digital version of OR Manager where you can search, select, print, and navigate your monthly issue on your computer.
  • OR Reports, a quarterly electronic newsletter, posted online for subscribers only, with abstracts of the scientific literature pertaining to the OR environment.
  • Weekly e-mail bulletins with the latest updates, industry trends, and news for those who manage and practice in the surgical suite, sent to you every Friday afternoon.
  • Membership in the OR Business Management ListServ where you connect, share, network, and interact with other OR managers on business issues affecting the OR.
  • Password access to the article archive at, which includes hundreds of articles dating back to 2004. Searchable by 150 subject categories, or by issue, year, or date.

Subscription options

• OR Manager | Single Subscription:

1 year (12 issues) $219 Subscribe now

2 Years (24  issues) $438 Subscribe now

*Pricing does not include shipping and handling, which is $10 Domestic/Canada and $20 International

• OR Manager | Corporate Subscription:
Multi-user and site license subscriptions are also available. Please contact Jamila Zaidi at 301-354-1678 or for custom pricing.

For subscription questions or additional information please contact Client Services at:
Phone: 888-707-5814 (toll-free within the US); 301-354-2101 (International)
Fax: 301-309-3847

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