AORN helps perioperative nurses provide safe patient care through education, advocacy, membership, and facility solutions.


Perioperative Nurses and AORN Go Together Like Gowns and Gloves
Gowns and Gloves


Promote Patient Safety With Our Perioperative Standards
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Join us for AORN’s Global Surgical Conference & Expo 2018 Register


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A Periop Nurse Thanksgiving

Find out what an New Orleans-based perioperative nurse is thankful for.

The Periop Insider

Cyber Monday Sign Up

AORN invites you to be the first to see our Cyber Monday deals!

Periop Nurses Successfully Advocate for Periop Nurse Week

Nat'l Spotlight on Periop Nurses

Periop nurses successfully advocate in support of Perioperative Nurse Week.


Get the Journal Essentials

Get the Journal Essentials

Discover this month’s easy-to-read summaries of AORN Journal articles.

3 Ways Lean Thinking Can Prevent VTE

The Periop Life

Learn three ways to apply lean concepts to standardized VTE prevention practices.

Make Your ASC More Profitable

Make Your ASC More Profitable

Download our eBook and go beyond the standard ASC cost-cutting advice.


Prep for CNOR

Prep for CNOR®

Learn how to successfully prepare to pass the CNOR® exam.

ASC Infection Prevention Course

ASC Infection Prevention Course

Prevent surgical site infections and better prepare for your CMS survey.

Periop 101: A Core Curriculum

Periop 101: A Core Curriculum

Provide your team with today's must-have perioperative knowledge.

perioperative jobs currently available

Online and Classroom Perioperative Nurse and APRN RNFA Training