Public Commenting

Participate in public commenting for AORN’s updated Guideline for Design and Maintenance of the Surgical Suite.

Global Surgical Conference & Expo 2023

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New 2023 Guidelines for Perioperative Practice

8 critical updates with new practice recommendations. Save & get the 2023 edition at this year’s price.

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.

Stronger Together

Engaging with your professional association is an essential step in your perioperative journey. Your AORN membership provides clinical practice resources and CNE, new mentorship opportunities, and connections to a community that supports, encourages, and motivates you.

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Get Involved in your Local Chapter

AORN chapters are the vital link between National AORN and local members. Participating in your local chapter is a great way to get more involved in your perioperative nursing community and enhance your leadership skills. Reach out today!

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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 have the opportunity to serve on national committees that shape and influence the perioperative profession.

Learn more about voting and how to get involved.

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