Welcome to the Ohio Association of Occupational Health Nurses Website

The Ohio Association of Occupational Health Nurses is an organization of approximately 300 nurses who practice occupational health nursing. OAOHN works together with the American Association of Occupational Health Nurses (AAOHN) to promote and advance the field of occupational health nursing. When you become a member of AAOHN, you will also be a member of OAOHN.

Occupational & Environmental Health Nursing: Professional Messages:

• The American Association of Occupational Health Nurses has been a leader in workplace health and safety since 1942, representing more than 11-thousand members across the country.

• Occupational and environmental health nursing is a specialty practice that offers health and safety services to workers. They balance the best interest of both workers and employers. OHNs promote healthy and safe practices in the workplace in order to keep workers productive, positively effecting the company’s bottom-line.


Posted 3/21/18

WOAOHN April Meeting

Tuesday, April 10th, 2018 5:30pm


Hosted by Crown Equipment Corporation

Location: Crown Equipment Corporation

Educational Building, Buckeye Rm SW Corner of 274 and Main St

1 S. Main St., New Bremen, OH

Park in lot-south of the building and enter thru the front door


Program: Healthy Back Program

Guest Speaker: Minster Chiropractic Center

Guest Speaker with Short Business Meeting to follow

Light Meal will be provided


Celebrate National Occupational Nurse Week

April 9-15th

Please RSVP by Tuesday, April 3rd

to Lora Dues @PH 419-629-2311 Ext 3481 or

Email to lora.dues@crown.com


Posted 2/23/18

OhioHealth Is Recruiting For An Outpatient Nursing Supervisor In Columbus, Ohio!


Posted 2/23/18

Want To Go To RENO, NEVADA For The National AAOHN Conference?

Dear OAOHN Members:
Show how much you love your profession of Occupational Health Nursing by attending the AAOHN conference in Reno NV April 16-19 this Spring.
Want your employer to pay for your continuing education, but do not know how to ask and justify your attendance?

CLICK HERE for some talking points.


Hope to see a BUNCH of the Ohio OHN in Reno!!!
Shanna S. Dunbar RN COHN-S
OAOHN President




Posted 1/26/18

Worksite Health ScoreCard!

The newly updated CDC Worksite Health Scorecard tool is designed to help employers assess their wellness programs, identify gaps, and prioritize interventions aimed at promoting the health and well-being of their employees. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has recently updated the tool, including evidence-based changes to scoring and question verbiage, as well as the addition of several new questions and new modules. 

You can find out more about the Worksite Health ScoreCard by visiting: https://www.cdc.gov/workplacehealthpromotion/initiatives/healthscorecard/index.html






Updated 12/7/17



This is just another benefit for our members to be able to partner with companies that will  make you successful in your job!

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