The OAAPN Mission

The OAAPN Mission

The OAAPN Mission As a profession, Advanced Practice Nursing continues to gain strength, as we move towards achieving our goal of removing the barriers that limit our practice, like the Standard Care Arrangement (SCA).  OAAPN membership provides support for full...
OAAPN Scholarships — Applications Being Accepted

OAAPN Scholarships — Applications Being Accepted

OAAPN Scholarships – Apply Now! To promote the professional development of APRNs, each year OAAPN awards up to four $1,500 scholarships for students in an approved entry level program leading to APRN licensure as well as one $2,000 DNP scholarship. These awards...
5 Simple Ways to Show Your Support for Essential Workers

5 Simple Ways to Show Your Support for Essential Workers

As many of us are being asked to stay at home to help battle the global pandemic, frontline workers are being asked to step forward. Medical professionals, first responders, and essential workers who are keeping our communities moving deserve both our thanks and our...
Board Member Spotlight: Erin Hennessey

Board Member Spotlight: Erin Hennessey

The OAAPN Northwest Regional Co-Director, Erin Hennessey is a Doctor of Nursing Practice educated nurse practitioner and Assistant Professor of Nursing at Gonzaga University. As a Registered Nurse, her background was Pediatric Emergent, Intensive, and Recovery Care in...
Celebrating National Nurses Week – Plus a Few Freebies

Celebrating National Nurses Week – Plus a Few Freebies

The Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses is celebrating National Nurses Week and our amazing APRNs, and taking a moment to acknowledge the collective impact of our profession now more than ever.    National Nurses Week was established by the American...