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Membership Benefits

Together we can make your patients safer and your job easier.

When you are passionately ensuring patient safety during surgery, AORN membership is your go-to resource for best practices.

AORN members are part of a community of 43,000 professionals who share a passion for advancing perioperative nursing care and ensuring patient safety and optimal outcomes. AORN supports your personal and professional development by connecting you to valuable career and practice resources, continuing education, and a close-knit nursing community.

Members get more than 200 free CNE contact hours through the AORN Journal. Maintain your credentials and save an average of $55 on contact hours per issue.

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Keep current with the latest in evidence-based clinical best practices in timely, easy-to-read formats.


When you're certifying, renewing your license, or simply staying current, AORN membership helps you increase your knowledge and expertise in perioperative best practices.


Gain access to practical resources and tools to help you advance patient safety, implement the Guidelines for Perioperative Practice, and strengthen your safe patient care. 

AORN members have access to resources for improving their clinical practice.


Connect with perioperative professionals who share common interests to discuss experiences and best clinical practices to help you succeed.

AORN members have many opportunities for networking.


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.


AORN Membership provides support on behalf of the perioperative community before legislative and regulatory bodies at the state and federal levels.

AORN members can make an impact with information from Government Affairs.


Members-only savings on products, education, events, and publications.

AORN members enjoy exclusive savings on products, services and events.

Additional questions about AORN membership?

Email Experience Services or call 800-755-2676.