New OBON Rules Re Updating Collaborating Physician

New OBON Rules Re Updating Collaborating Physician

Effective Jan. 1, APRNs must submit documentation of changes in collaborating physicians through the online portal. Please click on the following link for instructions on how to submit this documentation through your RN license on the online portal “How to...
Get To Know OAAPN’s Newest Board Members

Get To Know OAAPN’s Newest Board Members

The important work of OAAPN is made possible by APRNs across the state volunteering their time and energy to advocate for their profession, and none more so than our volunteer board members. This month, OAAPN board members share the reasons why they volunteer, as well...
Register Now for OAAPN’s Northwest Region Workshop

Register Now for OAAPN’s Northwest Region Workshop

OAAPN Northwest Region Workshop Friday, March 9-10, 2018 Applied for 7.5 contact hours (including Category A and pharm hours) Where: Bowling Green State University, Student Union Ballroom B 1001 E Wooster Bowling Green, OH Cost: $100 Members ($150 after 2/18/18) $75...
OAAPN Celebrates National CRNA Week

OAAPN Celebrates National CRNA Week

Join us in celebrating National CRNA Week! National CRNA Week celebrates the 52,000+ Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists and student registered nurse anesthetists who provide 43 million anesthetics each year. This year marks the 19th annual National CRNA Week...
Top Posts from 2017

Top Posts from 2017

As we head into 2018, take a look back at the top posts from 2017. How Do I Sign My Credentials with the Passage of H.B. 216? Prior to the passage of H.B. 216, APRNs were licensed as registered nurses with a certificate of authority to practice as an APRN in a...
OBON Glitch Sends Letters re CTP Lapsing

OBON Glitch Sends Letters re CTP Lapsing

What an awful way to start the New Year! OAAPN is on it. The Governor’s Office has been contacted about the OBON glitch and is communicating with the OBON staff as we speak. In short the OBON communication on the CTP is a computer error. According to ORC 4723.481...

OAAPN Questions of the Month

2017 proved to be an eventful year for Ohio APRNs as House Bill 216, the APRN Modernization Act, was signed into law. The new law makes advances toward full practice authority for all Ohio APRNs, but there is still much work to be done. When we asked some OAAPN board...