As the current president of the Colorado Nurses Association, I am asking you today to make a choice as well I am asking you to choose to become a member of our professional nursing association
The role of the Nursing Association
is to ensure that the profession of nursing is consolidated in some areas whilst being extended and altered in those areas where it is deemed to be weakest.
Ohmart has been a member of numerous associations, chapters and groups vital to the health care industry, including Sigma Theta Tau, 2nd Vice President of Omicron Delta Chapter, Colorado Council on Nursing Education, Colorado Nurses Association, Colorado Center for Nursing Excellence-Educational Summit Committee Member, American Nurses Association, Alliance for Clinical Educators, Program Advisory Council for College America ADN Program and International Nursing Association
for Clinical Simulation in Nursing.
In recent years, CNA and the NNU have been involved in a number of other state nursing association
conflicts-specifically in Massachusetts, Minnesota and Hawaii.
The American Nurses Association (ANA) has been in contact with the Japanese Nursing Association
to express its concern and to offer assistance as the country engages in rescue, recovery and rebuilding efforts.
As the nation's largest nursing association
, ANA joined forces with TNA, one of its constituent member associations, in July of 2009 to strongly criticize and raise the alarm about the criminal charges and the fact that the results from this case could have a lasting and negative impact on future nurse whistle blowers.
Since 1919, the Arizona Nurses Association (AzNA) has been helping nurses and patients navigate an increasingly complex healthcare environment and is the only nursing association
in Arizona who is a constituent member of the ANA.
Since joining the nursing profession, Edwards has been an active member of the Arizona Nursing Association
, serving on the Finance Committee as treasurer, and more recently as an Arizona delegate to the ANA House of Delegates.
The objectives of the poster were to identify the benefits of nursing association
involvement in disaster scenario planning and to discuss the process of collaboration on determining potential guidelines for establishing altered standards in the event of a large scale disaster.
On behalf of the Nurse Competency in Aging Program, the American Nurses Association (ANA) recently awarded the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN) a Specialty Nursing Association
Partners in Geriatrics (SNAPGs) Implementation Grant.
VNA, formerly Verdugo Hills Nursing Association
, has been providing health care in the homes of area residents for more than 57 years.
The National Healthcare Career Network's (NHCN) nursing association
partners are collaborating to produce a webinar series for nurses across all specialties and experience levels.