AORN publications help OR and ambulatory perioperative professionals stay current on the latest industry information and provide you with tools for facility development and management.
The Official Voice of Perioperative Nursing
Stay up-to-date with the latest in evidence-based AORN Guidelines for Perioperative Practice and clinical best practices through the award-winning, peer-reviewed AORN Journal. Available in timely, easy-to-read print, electronic, and mobile formats.
Members get more than 200 free contact hours through the AORN Journal. Maintain your credentials and save an average of $55 on contact hours per issue.
Quality Improvement Showcase
For those working on facility quality improvement (QI) projects, please consider submitting them to the “AORN Journal Quality Improvement Showcase: Lessons for Change.” It is an exciting new extension of the AORN Journal designed to advance perioperative care by serving as a venue for clinicians to publish and share a wide range of completed and in-progress QI initiatives and/or successful components of a project that underpin evidence-based practice (EBP). Both successful and unsuccessful (when presented for its lesson learned) QI projects will be considered.
Outpatient Surgery Magazine
Outpatient Surgery Magazine serves as a meeting place and a marketplace for decision makers in ambulatory surgery facilities. The magazine facilitates the exchange of ideas, advice, experiences, and information between surgical facility management team members. It also delivers relevant info and advice from experts, professional advisors, industry, and others.
AORN Guidelines for Perioperative Practice
This essential resource provides 32 evidence-based guidelines for all perioperative and invasive procedures. Implementation of these guidelines is critical to patient and staff safety, managing risk, and securing insurance reimbursements.
Browse AORN’s online bookstore for a variety of print resources designed specifically for the perioperative professional.