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You are part of a community of 41,000 members who share a passion for advancing perioperative nursing care, and ensuring patient safety and optimal outcomes. AORN supports your personal and professional development by connecting you to valuable career and practice resources, continuing education, and a close-knit nursing community.
Discover the valuable benefits of AORN membership. From our award-winning AORN Journal and specialty education to professional development and networking, AORN is committed to providing you with the resources and tools that establish the standards of excellence in perioperative patient care.
Whether you’re in the process of certification, renewing your license, or want to stay current, we can help you increase your knowledge and expertise in perioperative best practices. AORN offers specialty education for clinicians and managers alike.
If you’re thinking about a career in the OR, starting out as a new perioperative nurse, or are a seasoned professional, AORN can help you accomplish your goals with resources for every stage of your career.
Membership in AORN provides support on behalf of the perioperative community before legislative and regulatory bodies at the state and federal levels, helps advance the perioperative nursing profession, and influences decisions and policies that directly impact perioperative nurses and patients across the country.
Receive members-only savings on products, education, events, and publications offered through AORN and partner programs.