Benefits of Becoming a Member

Full Membership is available to all Registered/ Enrolled Nurses practicing within the perioperative environment in Western Australia

Full Members:

  • Are entitled to vote on ORNA business
  • Are eligible to be nominated for roles on the ORNA Executive
  • Can attend ORNA study days at no cost
  • Are eligible to apply for funding for the pursuit of education and learning at a State, National or International level
  • Eligible for member rates at most State and National conferences
  • Receive the ACORN Journal quarterly
  • May use ACORN post nominals
  • Have ACORN member website access
  • Are eligible to apply for Fellowship of ACORN

Associate Members receive all the benefits of full membership but are ineligible to vote or apply for funding.

Members are informed about their profession and are encouraged to contribute to the Standards and Guidelines affecting their practice. Issues pertaining to the future directions in education, qualifications, credentialing, clinical developments and occupational health are discussed and influenced by this group.

Membership Application



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