AORN Membership

Membership Overview

Be the perioperative nurse your teammates, managers, and patients are counting on. Join a community of perioperative professionals who are committed to keeping patients safe.

Make a difference in your perioperative career with AORN membership:

  • Carve your path to personal and professional growth
  • Improve patient safety with valuable clinical resources
  • Thrive with free continuing education
  • Connect with like-minded perioperative professionals

Join or renew today to access the most extensive education and career development resources available for perioperative nurse professionals.

Membership Types

Choose the membership that is right for you.

Advance your perioperative career.

Get the support you deserve.

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Membership Benefits

Membership offers evidence-based solutions and a community of surgical experts to help you throughout your perioperative journey. Every day you’re challenged with:

  • Keeping your education up-to-date
  • Knowing the latest evidence-based guidelines, and
  • Continually developing your perioperative career

Together we can make your patients safer and your job easier. Learn more about the many ways AORN membership will benefit you, your entire team, and your patients.

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Guideline Essentials

Guideline Essentials

Guideline Essentials

Easily access and implement AORN's Guidelines for Perioperative Practice.

Continuing Education

Continuing Education

Continuing Education

Keep your perioperative education up-to-date with free CE.

Information and News

Information and News

Information & News

Receive the latest information on evidence-based clinical practices.

Networking

Networking

Networking

Build relationships with like-minded perioperative professionals.

Clinical Practice

Clinical Practice

Clinical Practice

Access perioperative resources to support and advance patient safety.

Professional Development

Professional Development

Professional Development

Accomplish your perioperative goals at every career stage.

Government Affairs

Government Affairs

Government Affairs

Be informed, stay involved, and take legislative action.

Member Savings

Member Savings

Member Savings

Discover exclusive member-only programs and savings.


Recruitment Rewards

Be recognized and rewarded for sharing your AORN membership story with friends, colleagues, and peers. Simply recruit a new AORN member and we’ll reward you for your efforts.

Contact Us

Have a membership question? Call 800-755-2676 or email our Experience Services Team at custsvc@aorn.org.

Membership FAQs

Get quick and helpful answers to your membership questions here.