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AORN Membership

AORN membership provides the support you need to improve your safe patient care with trusted, evidence-based tools and a community of more than 44,000 perioperative professionals. View all benefits included in membership below.

AORN has more than 200 chapters, including one virtual chapter - eChapter. As a member you can join multiple chapters. Select your chapter and additional chapters when you join or renew or call Experience Services at 800.755.2676 to add additional chapters to your current membership!

With access to AORN Journal and Outpatient Surgery Magazine, OR and ambulatory perioperative professional can stay current on the latest industry information in easy-to-read formats.

Continue your life-long learning and maintain your license or certification requirements with more than 200 free CNE contact hours. Save time implementing evidence-based practice with ready-to-use templates, presentations, tools, FAQs, and more. Guideline Essentials are a member favorite! Connect with perioperative professionals who share common interests to discuss experiences and best clinical practices to help you succeed. Plus, access Periop Corner, AORN’s online community. Accomplish your goals with resources for every stage of your career, whether you’re a seasoned perioperative leader or you’re just starting in the OR. Bonus: Prep for CNOR Online Course now included with purchase of membership.* AORN Membership provides support on behalf of the perioperative community before legislative and regulatory bodies at the state and federal levels.

Save up to 25% on AORN products, events, education, and more. Plus, get extra savings on insurance, travel, and more benefits through Periop Perks.

Included in AORN Membership. Experience the valuable benefits of American Nurses Association (ANA), such as resources, publications, members-only content, and more.

What Members are Saying


New benefit added – Prep for CNOR® Online Course*

Purchase AORN Membership to receive complimentary access to AORN’s premier online CNOR exam prep course.

“AORN’s approachable and available team is a blessing in the fast-paced world of the OR. I love benefits like AORN Journal CNE podcasts and Guideline Essentials. I can get the information I need for myself and my team, anytime and anywhere!”

Michelle Lemmons, RN, BSN, PHN, CCSVP, CNOR

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*Offer included with purchases or renewals of AORN Membership and will not be retroactively applied to existing memberships. Offer not valid with monthly membership subscriptions.