OAAPN Leadership Awards Winners

OAAPN Leadership Awards Winners

Congratulating the 2021 OAAPN Leadership Awards Winners OAAPN is excited to celebrate our 2021 Leadership Awards Winners for those who demonstrated Excellence in an APRN Role. We also added a new OAAPN Legacy Award this year, designed to recognize amazing APRNs in...
The Importance of Practicing Gratitude in Healthcare

The Importance of Practicing Gratitude in Healthcare

Burnout is a very real thing and is being felt by healthcare professionals now more than ever. It can leave you feeling physically and mentally exhausted, less able to connect with patients, and unable to find meaning in work.  As the healthcare profession struggles...
Celebrating NP Week 2021

Celebrating NP Week 2021

Celebrating NP Week 2021 At OAAPN, we are proud to celebrate National Nurse Practitioner Week recognizing these exceptional health care providers. In addition to honoring the work of Nurse Practitioners (NPs), NP Week seeks to build awareness of the importance of...
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...
2021 OAAPN Scholarship Recipients

2021 OAAPN Scholarship Recipients

OAAPN Scholarship Recipients – Congratulations! The future of APRN practice is bright and OAAPN looks forward to the day when these recipients will work along-side their APRN peers. Congratulations to our 2021 DNP scholarship recipient, Teri Lieser, who is...
Meet Your OAAPN Executive Committee

Meet Your OAAPN Executive Committee

At its core, the mission of OAAPN is to promote advanced practice nursing through practice, education, advocacy, and leadership. OAAPN continually strives to remove barriers to APRN practice and has become a leading information resource within Ohio regarding APRN...