AORN Publications

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.

AORN Journal

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.

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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.

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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.

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AORN Bookstore

Browse AORN’s online bookstore for a variety of print resources designed specifically for the perioperative professional.

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