National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month

National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month

Designated in 1983 by President Ronald Reagan, November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month. At the time of designation, there were less than 2 million people afflicted with the disease; there are now nearly 6 million.  Alzheimer’s disease is a type of...
Join the Key Person Program

Join the Key Person Program

Calling APRN Leaders – Join the Key Person Program and Make a Difference! Are you an APRN leader in your community? Do you want to be a force that drives change for patients and APRNs across Ohio? Join OAAPN’s Key Person Program (KPP) and help lead the effort to...
The OAAPN Mission and Vision

The OAAPN Mission and Vision

Founded in 1996, OAAPN is the largest and only full-service statewide professional membership organization for Advanced Practice Registered Nurses of all specialties within Ohio. OAAPN represents the interests of more than 17,000 APRNs currently practicing in Ohio and...
Small Donations Make a Big Difference

Small Donations Make a Big Difference

The OAAPN PAC is the legislative voice for Ohio’s APRNs! Your contribution supports state legislators who advocate for APRNs and healthcare access for all Ohioans. Financial contributions to OAAPN PAC must be made by individuals. Association dues cannot be used. We...
7 Influential Nurses You Should Know About

7 Influential Nurses You Should Know About

Nursing has evolved and changed over time. It would not be what it is today without many influential, dedicated and hardworking nurses. There are a number of influential nurses who have impacted our profession for centuries, some you may know and some you may not....
Celebrating National Nurses Week 2021

Celebrating National Nurses Week 2021

The Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses is celebrating National Nurses Week and our amazing APRNs! This year more than ever, we want to take a moment to acknowledge the collective impact of our profession and the incredible way each of you stepped forward to...