AORN has more than 235 Chapters in most states, including one virtual Chapter. They are the vital link between National AORN and local members. Participating in your local Chapter is a great way to get more involved in the perioperative nursing community and enhance your leadership skills. Get involved today!
Resources for Chapter Leaders
Chapter Foundation Grant: Apply for financial assistance to help your Chapter succeed with the new Star Rating System.
Apply for a Board Visit: Apply for a Board visit: Apply to have a 2017-2018 AORN Board member present at your Chapter or State Council education program.
Manage Your Chapter: Sample documents, ideas, and links to help you run a successful Chapter.
Treasurer Responsibilities and Financial Information: Information specific for treasurers (sample budget, document retention schedule, etc)
Update Officers and Access Chapter Reports and Rosters: Chapter officers can update their officers and access Chapter rosters, reports, etc.
Start a New Chapter: Information on starting a Chapter in your area or at your facility.
Merge/Disband Guidelines (Word Doc): Guidelines on merging or disbanding your Chapter.
Promote Your Chapter: Use ORNurseLink to promote your Chapter events and see sample speaker contracts, flyers, and more.