Free Course with Guidelines Book

Limited Time Offer: Buy 1 Book, Get 1 Periop 202 Course of Your Choice.

What’s the True Cost of an SSI?

Find out at a local, 1-day Infection Prevention Symposium coming this Fall.

Complete Your Annual Laser Safety Training

Understand & implement the latest evidence-based laser safety precautions.

Join AORN as we share the story of surgical advancements, the evolution of nursing and improved patient outcomes.

AORN Member Mentor Program

The Future of the AORN Member Mentor Program is Here! Sign up today for the new AORN Member Mentor Program platform to connect with the mentor or mentee who best matches your professional needs. 

Find Your Match Join AORN

Spotlight on Education

Prepare for Success on the CNOR Exam

Prep for CNOR® Online is a self-paced course that helps to prepare you for success on the CNOR Exam and to support your professional development. Included with AORN Membership when joining or renewing.

Learn More About Prep for CNOR® Online

Virtual Pass gives you access to more than 70 on-demand educational sessions and more from AORN Expo 2024 through July 15. And if you register in June, you could win a $100 gift card.

Using evidence-based guidelines, AORN defines the standards that help keep healthcare workers and surgical patients safe – while also providing education and resources to support high-quality care.

AORN Governance

A 12-member Board of Directors, chosen from and elected by the membership, are responsible for the strategic vision and financial sustainability of AORN.

Members also are elected to the National Nominating Committee, which approves candidates for the ballot.

Learn more about voting and how to get involved.

Periop Life

Become a Corporate Sponsor

  • Exhibit, sponsor, and reach highly engaged attendees at the largest surgical conference in the world
  • Implement targeted advertising to strategically connect with the largest perioperative database in the U.S.
  • Strategically support face-to-face events, education, and guideline resources
  • Gather first-hand insight on your products or services from perioperative professionals who use them every day

AORN Distinguished Awards and Recognition

AORN is honored to receive a Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) award from the Denver Business Journal.

We have been recognized as a “Top Workplace” by The Denver Post, and our employee engagement scores are consistently in the highest category.

Denver Business Journal - Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Awards