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Refer a new member to AAOHN between April 1, 2015 and January 31, 2016. New members enjoy all the benefits of membership, plus you and the member you refer will receive a free webinar. As the recruiting member, you'll also have the chance to win other prizes including registration and lodging at the AAOHN 2016 National Conference in Jacksonville, Florida.
November 17, 2015 How the OHN Can Help Employees with Diabetes Overcome the Challenges of Eating Healthy FREE!
December 2, 2015 Legal and Regulatory Miscellany that Can Affect Your Practice
January 28, 2016 Diabetes at Work: What's Depression Got to Do With It? FREE!
An Overview of the OSHA's Respiratory Protection Standard and the Role of the OHN
Complete your degree or earn an advanced degree online - Learn more about what AAOHN's partnership with Chamberlain College of Nursing means to you.
The American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, Inc. is an Approved Provider of continuing nursing education by the American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, Inc., an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
The American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, Inc. is additionally approved as a CNE provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing (#CEP9283).
Fundamentals in Occupational and Environmental Health Nursing AAOHN Core Curriculum 4th Edition: Correction
CDC/FDA Health Update about the Immediate Need for Healthcare Facilities to Review Procedures for Cleaning, Disinfecting, and Sterilizing Reusable Medical Devices (October 2, 2015)
AAOHN is proud to have representation in the newly formed Adult Vaccine Access Coalition (AVAC), working to provide consistent and sustained education and advocacy in Washington, DC for vaccine access. To learn more about AVAC’s mission, visit http://www.adultvaccinesnow.org/ (September 29, 2015)
Visit the CDC Clinician Outreach and Communication Activity (COCA) page for the latest COCA updates. (September 28, 2015)
In observation of Liver Cancer Awareness Month in October, the Hepatitis B Foundation (HBF) and National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable (NVHR) are co-hosting a Twitter chat on Tuesday, October 20th at 2:00pm EST. Dr. Robert Gish and CDC confirmed they will be joining for the chat, themed “Liver Cancer is Preventable.” Promotional materials, hashtags, etc are forthcoming. For details or any questions, contact Tina Broder, NVHR Senior Program Manager, at
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The National Safety Coucil has provided an online mechanism to voice your support for NIOSH funding. Please click here to contact your legislators. (September 24, 2015)
NAOHP's weekly Occupational Health Town Hall is open to AAOHN members. Register here and join the next call, Monday, September 21 at 12 p.m. ET. (September 21, 2015)
Free CDC Coca Conference Call, Sept. 17: Weathering the Storm: The Mental Health Impact of Hurricane Sandy (September 16, 2015)
Visit the CDC Clinician Outreach and Communication Activity (COCA) page for the latest COCA updates. (September 15, 2015)
AAOHN members are invited to attend Ryan Associates/NAOHP Fall Webinar series: AAOHN Information Systems in Occupational Health Management. Learn more. (September 14, 2015)
A health policy fellowship is available in the office that coordinates the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ efforts to improve patient safety, including prevention of adverse drug events and health care-associated infections. Learn more. (September 10, 2015)
Upcoming calls and webinars offered by CDC COCA (September 8, 2015)
NIOSH Releases PROTEJASE: Multi-media tools for Spanish-Speaking Immigrant Workers -
Protéjase features multi-media tools to help organizations that serve Spanish-speaking immigrant workers raise awareness about occupational safety and health and motivate workers to take action to prevent risks and improve workplace safety and health. Four booklets/brochures, two posters, and five real-worker testimonial videos—all in Spanish—can be viewed and downloaded free of charge at http://go.usa.gov/362w3 (English website) and http://go.usa.gov/362wT (Spanish website). The theme of these materials is La Salud No Tiene Precio—Health Has No Price—and each material in the series has gone through extensive testing with the intended audience. The materials provide evidence-based information to raise awareness about potential occupational safety and health issues and encourage workers to seek assistance for any related questions or concerns they have. (September 3, 2015)
CDC COCA Update: Continued Vigilance Urged for Cases of Acute Flaccid Myelitis (August 31, 2015)
NAOHP's weekly Occupational Health Town Hall is open to AAOHN members. Register here and join the next call, Monday, August 31 at 12 p.m. ET. (August 28, 2015)
Free continuing education conference call offered Thursday, Aug. 20 by CDC: CRE and C. difficile - Is your healthcare facility implementing the necessary approach to stop the spread? (August 19, 2015)
Visit the CDC Clinician Outreach and Communication Activity (COCA) page for the latest COCA updates. (August 17, 2015)
RYAN Associates' fall webinar series will address Information Management and Systems in Occupational Health. Register here. Series begins September 17. (August 17, 2015)
The National Diabetes Education Program’s DiabetesAtWork.Org Facebook page offers resources for those working in the workplace health, safety and wellness areas. (August 7, 2015)
Visit the CDC Clinician Outreach and Communication Activity (COCA) page for the latest COCA updates. (August 4, 2015)
More on World Hepatitis Day from NVHR. (July 29, 2015)
On World Hepatitis Day, California organizations launch campaign to encourage primary care clinicians to screen patients for Hepatitis C. (July 28, 2015)
From CDC/NIOSH: Total Worker Health newsletter - July 2015 (July 27, 2015)
On July 28, 2015, tune into a World Hepatitis Day Event: Working Together to Improve Viral Hepatitis Outcomes in the U.S. Learn more. (July 23, 2015)
Opportunity from the National League of Nursing (NLN) Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (CNEA): Serve as an on-site program evaluator. All on-site programs evaluators will be trained in the responsibilities associated with participating in on-site evaluation team visits and preparing team reports prior to being assigned to a team. Applications are due August 21, 2015. (July 20, 2015)
New NVHR Fact Sheet: The Urgency of Hepatitis C Screening for Baby Boomers (July 14, 2015)
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