Committed to the health, safety and wellness of workers for more than 75 years, AAOHN provides professional standards of practice, continuing education and networking opportunities for nurses throughout the United States and abroad. AAOHN members receive access to:
- Leading-edge education that better equips nurses to deliver excellent care in the workplace through the AAOHN Academy, including monthly and archived webinars, online education, and numerous publications such as the AAOHN Core Curriculum.
- The popular Workplace Health & Safety journal delivered monthly to your home or place of employment. Online access to each issue is also available to all members.
- The annual AAOHN National Conference.
- Advocacy and marketing programs that advance the profession of occupational health nursing, communicating its value to business leaders and increasing job opportunities.
All members are required to join a state, regional and local chapter (when one is available).
Discussing OHN and AAOHN with Your Company
If you have the need to discuss your role as an occupational health nurse in the context of the profession this OHN Fact Sheet will help.
If you need to demonstrate to your employer the value of an AAOHN membership, this AAOHN Member Justification Letter will help. Fill in the highlighted portions with your information and present to your supervisor or manager.