OBON Posts More on New Exclusionary Formulary

OBON Posts More on New Exclusionary Formulary

The OBON today posted this on their website under the “Prescribing Resources” section, along with their new formulary language as a link. “The Exclusionary Formulary … was recommended by the Committee on Prescriptive Governance and adopted by the Board of...
OAAPN Scholarships – Applications Being Accepted

OAAPN Scholarships – Applications Being Accepted

New: DNP Scholarship! Applications for $1,500 scholarships are now being accepted from students in an Ohio APRN program for their initial APRN licensure. New this year is a $2,000 DNP Project Scholarship. The submission deadline is June 30. Click HERE for details and...
ACNP — FNP Scope of Practice and the OBON

ACNP — FNP Scope of Practice and the OBON

Last fall the Ohio Board of Nursing (OBON) published an article on Acute Care and Primary Care NP scope of practice in the OBON’s e-zine, Momentum. For the first time the OBON gave the opinion that an APRN’s national certification would determine where an...
Save the Date: OAAPN Statewide Conference 2017

Save the Date: OAAPN Statewide Conference 2017

OAAPN, the Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses, focused on providing access to high quality, cost-effective quality health care, will host their 2017 Statewide Conference from October 19–21. Once again, OAAPN will award scholarships to four Ohio APRN...
Seeking Lake County Chapter Leader

Seeking Lake County Chapter Leader

Are you looking to move your membership forward and get more involved? We are looking for a strong leader to serve as the new Lake County Chapter Leader. Kim Brazee has done a wonderful job creating and cultivating this new chapter. She continues to do great work for...
Other APRN Events of Interest

Other APRN Events of Interest

  Data 2000 Waiver Training for APRNs Ohio Council of Behavioral Health Authorities (OACBHA) Annual Opiate Summit Includes ASAM provided DATA 2000 training Hyatt Regency Columbus June 12 & 13, 2017 As a call to physicians, advanced practice registered nurses...
Free CE on Effects of HB 216  for Non-Prescribing APRNs

Free CE on Effects of HB 216 for Non-Prescribing APRNs

Sigma Theta Tau/Zeta Theta Tau Chapter is co-sponsoring with the Ohio Nurses Association a FREE LEGAL CE regarding the effect of House Bill 216 on APRNS who do not prescribe/do not want to prescribe and/or do not have a Standard Care Arrangement – primarily those in...
Call For Posters

Call For Posters

We invite you to submit your abstract for the poster presentation at the OAAPN Statewide Conference, Oct. 19-21at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Columbus, Ohio. All abstracts must convey relevance to advanced practice nursing. For criteria and to apply online, click...
CRNAs Introduce House Bill 191

CRNAs Introduce House Bill 191

New legislation has been introduced on behalf of Ohio Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs). OAAPN fully supports our CRNA colleagues in their efforts to improve anesthesia care for Ohioans and allow CRNAs to provide care appropriate to their education and...