Meet Amazing APRN Jamie Elenz, APRN-CNP

Meet Amazing APRN Jamie Elenz, APRN-CNP

I have had the pleasure of knowing Jamie Elenz through her work at the Columbiana County Health Department for over 15 years with collaboration on our first Vaccine for Children Program. She has not only worked in public health at the Columbiana County Health...
#MembershipMatters: What Our Members Say

#MembershipMatters: What Our Members Say

The strength of the Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses (OAAPN) is derived from our members who choose to invest in themselves and our shared profession through membership. While the mission of OAAPN is to ensure that Ohioans have access to cost-effective,...
American Heart Month

American Heart Month

American Heart Month | Why Losing One Woman Is Too Many February is American Heart Month when the American Heart Association (AHA) works to shine a spotlight on heart disease, the leading cause of death of Americans and worldwide. This year is the 57th commemoration...
Celebrating National CRNA Week

Celebrating National CRNA Week

National CRNA Week celebrates the nearly 57,000 Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists and student registered nurse anesthetists who safely and cost-effectively provide more than 49 million anesthetics each year. In Ohio alone, there are 2,200 CRNAs and over 150...
Introducing Board Member, Michelle Zamudio

Introducing Board Member, Michelle Zamudio

Michelle Zamudio is joining the OAAPN Board as the Director of Professional Relations and also is a member of the Reimbursement Committee.  A CNM, Michelle is an Assistant Professor at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and a Midwife at Christ Hospital....
Advance Your Career and The APRN Profession | Join OAAPN

Advance Your Career and The APRN Profession | Join OAAPN

The strength of OAAPN lies in its numbers – our members who choose to invest in themselves and our shared profession through membership. The mission of OAAPN is to ensure that Ohioans have access to cost effective, high quality care provided by Advanced Practice...
Managing Stress and Burnout Through the Pandemic

Managing Stress and Burnout Through the Pandemic

While managing the COVID-19 global pandemic has been challenging for everyone, APRNs on the frontlines of the pandemic are particularly prone to feeling its effects. In addition to exposing themselves and potentially family members to an increased risk of the disease,...