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Associate Membership

Associate members are industry professionals who are not registered nurses but provide direct or indirect perioperative services, and who support the mission of AORN.

As a leader in the perioperative profession, AORN connects you to more than 42,000 members in more than 40 practice specialties.  Receive local chapter and specialty assembly memberships, the latest publications, education, and practice and career resources.  Associate members may not hold elective office or vote in the House of Delegates. 


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  • AORN Journal (Print and Online)
  • Periop Insider eNewsletter


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  • Publication Archives
  • Online Journals and more


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 Associate Membership 

Membership Dues 

1-Year    $125

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