Membership Overview

Membership in a Nutshell

Ordinary SAPNA Membership

is for individual EN and RNs working in the perioperative environment. This allows your membership to move with you, so that you won’t miss a thing. Ordinary members have full member rights and privileges.
Apply for Ordinary Membership using our online form, or submit an application via email or post.

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SAPNA New Member Form
Apply online

Affiliate Membership

is for individuals, including non-nurses, working in the health industry and associated with the perioperative phase of a patient’s surgical experience. This may include health trade commercial representatives, educators and allied professionals.

Affiliate Membership of SAPNA entitles members to all the benefits of Ordinary Membership with the exception of voting rights, eligibility for SAPNA Grants, and election to the SAPNA Committee.

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Application for Affliliate Membership Membership Form

Life Membership

Life Membership may be conferred by the Committee to a person who has made an outstanding contribution to SAPNA and perioperative nursing. Life Membership is regarded as an extreme honour, and provides all rights and privileges as for Ordinary Members. If you know a member who you think deserves Life Membership, please contact the SAPNA Committee on
Nominate a life member form