The American Association of Occupational Health Nurses (AAOHN) is providing a dedicated area with links to the external websites of non-profit, professional organizations that will be useful to members in their practice of occupational and environmental health nursing.  The list is not all inclusive and nominations can be made for additions that you find helpful and that meet the AAOHN criteria.  


American Board for Occupational Health Nurses (ABOHN)

National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN)

American Nurses Association (ANA)

American Public Health Association (APHA)

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Association of Healthcare Professionals (AOHP)

ACOEM - American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM)

Health Associations

American Diabetes Association

American Heart Association

American Lung Association

Arthritis Foundation

American Red Cross

March of Dimes

Healthy Babies Health Business: Improve Outcomes in Your Workforce

National Diabetes Education Program

Diabetes at Work

National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable

NVHR Hepatitis C Baby Boomer Resources Page

Hepatitis Awareness Month 2015

July 2015 Newsletter

NVHR Patient Resources

Hepatitis C Treatment Access Resource Page.

The Joint Commission

Patient/Worker Safety

U.S. Bone and Joint Initiative (USBJI) - Sign up for their newsletter!

A Wellness Microbreak poster, presented by AAOHN and USBJI

Experts in Arthritis Program 

Burden of Musculoskeletal Diseases in the United States

Arthritis Foundation Funded Study finds Stem Cells Could Replace Hip Replacements for Osteoarthritis - News

Adult Vaccine Access Coalition

Why Skipping Vaccines Is a Public, Not Personal, Health Choice

Truth Initiative - formerly the American Legacy Foundation 


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Sign up for training and conference announcements

Chemical Safety

Confined Spaces

Correctional Health

Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)

Eye Safety

Falls from Elevation

Hazardous Drug Exposures in Healthcare

Health Care

Machine Safety

Office Environments

Oil and Gas Extraction

Protective Clothing

Prevention through Design

Traumatic Occupational Injuries

Work Schedules

Occupational Violence

Young Workers


Workplace Violence

Heat Illness Prevention Standard and Training Information

National Prevention Strategy/PreventionMatters

Infographic (February 2014)

Library of Congress - In the spirit of Thomas Jefferson, legislative information from the Library of Congress is made available at 

National Institute of Occupational Health (NIOSH)

NIOSH Workplace Violence Prevention Courses for Nurses

National Safety Council (NSC)

NIOSH Education and Research Centers (ERCs)

Training for Nurses on Shift Work and Long Work Hours

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

OSHA Recordable Incident

United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)


International Association for Worksite Health Promotion

International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH)

Scientific Committee on Occupational Health Nursing

World Health Organization (WHO)


American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA)

The Collaborative on Health and the Environment


American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE)

Council for Accreditation in Occupational Hearing Conservation (CAOHC)

National Hearing Conservation Association (NHCA)

Human Resources

Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)


Wellness Council of America (WELCOA)

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