Latest Updates

Oct 12 : Texas size WELCOME to our latest members..

TSAOHN gives a Texas-sized Welcome! to our new members below: Sharanjeet Sohal - ATAOHN Erin Turner - HTAOHN Heather MacBeth-Estrada - HTAOHN Kristen  Cheairs - HTAOHN Tameka Bragg - HTAOHN Keisha Guzman-Jones - HTA..... READ MORE

: LinkedIn Post by Nathan Dusek

Had an amazing time last night with Patricia Hill and the rest of the crew #ATAOHN! Special thanks to Mary Leavitt with AESCULAP for your insight on chronic low back pain and treatments, very interesting material! Knowledge is power, its always great..... READ MORE


Dear Members, GOOD NEWS! As you know AAOHN has been working on the concerns expressed by our members and Chapter Leaders . The Task Force recommended an Optional Chapter Structure, which was approved by the AAOHN Directors. Posted by AAOHN i..... READ MORE

Sep 1 : What Works For Me – September 2018

The next blog in our series called "What Works For Me", is written by Connie Milliff  - CLICK HERE to read..... READ MORE

Aug 28 : TSAOHN Awards and Scholarships are available for 2019!

TSAOHN Awards and Scholarships are available for 2019! Don’t forget to submit nominations and applications by December 31, 2018 For more details on TSAOHN awards and scholarships and how to nominate a deserving member, visit the followin..... READ MORE

Aug 27 : TSAOHN Scholarships are available for 2019!

Dear Student TSAOHN members, Hello. On behalf of the Texas State Association of Occupational Health Nurses Board I am personally inviting you to consider applying for the 2019 TSAOHN Jean Davis Scholarship Award for nursing undergraduate..... READ MORE

Aug 1 : What Works For Me – August 2018

Today we are launching a new blog series called "What Works For Me", which will have articles written by your TSAOHN Board. The first entry is written by Julia Reyes, Driscoll Children’s Hospital - CLICK HERE to read..... READ MORE

Jun 26 : A Message from Kevin Bready

Hello all, I hope that 2018 has been a great year for you. Over the last 18 months your board has been working diligently behind the scenes to improve/maintain the value of your membership. The reason I mention this is it is not always evident in the..... READ MORE

Jun 6 : Research Study – Intimate Partner Violence in the Workplace: Share Your Voice

You are invited to participate in a research study exploring provider’s experiences with survivors and perpetrators of intimate partner violence in the workplace. Study Participants should be: Providers working within internally managed (em..... READ MORE

Jun 4 : UIW – Master of Science in Nursing Leadership

Designed for the student seeking a Master of Science in Nursing with a focus in Nursing Leadership roles. This flexible program of study allows the student to apply knowledge and expertise to improve healthcare for clients at the systems level of car..... READ MORE

May 23 : WHO Director – General Dr Tedros’ message on Occupational Health

WHO Director General’s message to global public health community about the need to address the specific health needs of workers through strenghtening health systems, health protection and research. All workers worldwide should have access to health..... READ MORE

Apr 27 : A Message from your President…

Dear TSAOHN Members: I hope everyone is having a wonderful re-energizing spring. As TSAOHN President, I am very excited about the work and future of TSAOHN. It is amazing for me that so much time has passed since I first became an Occupational ..... READ MORE

Jan 18 : 2017 TSAOHN OMI Achievement Award Recipient Announcement

It is with great pleasure TSAOHN announces, Elizabeth Lacey, MSN, AGPCNP-C, COHC, (Austin AOHN chapter) as the recipient of the 2017 TSAOHN OMI Achievement Award. Elizabeth has made several important contributions to Occupational Health. She was t..... READ MORE

Jan 17 : 2017 TSAOHN Chapter Award Announcement

Austin, TX OHN chapter was presented with the 2017 TSAOHN Chapter Award during the 2017 TSAOHN Fall Conference. ATAOHN offers a full-day education event at least every other year to promote lifelong learning opportunities, continued nursing education..... READ MORE

Jan 16 : Welcome New TSAOHN Members

Despite the current weather, please give a "warm" welcome to our newest TSAOHN Members: Lisa Collier - Austin Sean Wenglar - Houston Joseph South - Houston Isa Pierce - Houston Kayli Kinney - Houston Jane Roney - Houston Binu G..... READ MORE

Dec 18 : TSAOHN Presidents Award 2017

Congratulations 2017 TSAOHN Presidents Award recipient! Dina Ahrens BSN, RN, COHN-S/CM. According to AAOHN records Dina has been a member since 6/5/2000. So for the last 17 years this SATAOHN member consistently attends meetings. Initially she was..... READ MORE

Dec 17 : Texas’ newly certified OHNS!

Congratulations to this years Texas newly certified OHNS ! Tammy Bobbitt-Gray - COHN-S Sonja Clark - COHN-S Steven Fowler - COHN-S Christina Hegman - COHN-S Rhonda Johnson - COHN-S/CM Casie Lewis - COHN Jane Novosad - COHN A..... READ MORE

Sep 11 : A Message from TSAOHN President

September has brought us many challenges these past few days. Storms, flooding, winds. I wish to extend my gratitude to all who have reached out to Texas from other states. I especially want to extend sincere congratulations to our Coastal bend me..... READ MORE

Sep 4 : A Note About Healing After Harvey

Ladies and Gentleman, I want all of you to know how proud I am of both Julia Reyes our SATAOHN President and Dina Ahrens our President Elect to be their friend and fellow OHN . They have put their boots on and rolled up their sleeves to help our C..... READ MORE

Aug 30 : SATAOHN Hurricane Harvey Victim Relief efforts

Good morning all... In case you didn’t know, we have a Facebook page for our association and would love to have you be a part of that as I am posting photos there of our efforts as well as updates on the community needs that we are finding. The ..... READ MORE

Aug 29 : To all TSAOHN Members: Hurricane Harvey

I have been approached by many TSAOHN members and wanted to share their thoughts. Many have reached out to me asking "is there anything we can do for our members in Harvey's path?" - "Do we know if our members in Houston and CC are safe?" - "membe..... READ MORE

Jun 23 : AAOHN Workplace Health and Safety Stewardship Award

Exciting news, check out this latest update from AAOHN: UL EHS Sustainability - AAOHN Workplace Health and Safety Stewardship Award: This award acknowledges an unsung nursing hero who is dedicated to creating a culture of health and safety in the..... READ MORE

Apr 6 : OSHA Delays Silica Rule for Construction Industry

Earlier today, OSHA issued a memorandum to all Regional Administrators informing them that “we have decided to delay enforcement of this standard [1926.1153] until September 23, 2017.” The agency noted that the additional time is necessary for th..... READ MORE

Feb 21 : TSAOHN Award Presentation – Patricia Hill

At our recent TSAOHN Board Meeting a special award was presented to Patricia Hill for completion of 3 terms as Director, Policy and Procedure, By-Laws, and Legislative Affairs...... READ MORE

Feb 13 : TSAOHN Board Meeting and conference update..

The TSAOHN Board members met Saturday 2/11/17 at the Embassy Suites in San Marcos and we finalized the TSAOHN conference has been scheduled for November 3rd and 4th in San Marcos at the Embassy Suites. Keep an eye on for more details....... READ MORE

Feb 12 : Welcome New TSAOHN Members…

On Behalf of the TSAOHN Board of Directors, we would like to send a Texas size welcome to all our new members: Kelly Campos - Houston Jodi Hough - North Texas Michelle Saldana - North Texas Student Members: Amanda Alfaro - Houston ..... READ MORE

Nov 23 : AAOHN: Election Results Regarding Name Change

Members and Colleagues: This email serves to inform our membership that the proposed name change to the Association of Nurses for Worker Health did not receive the necessary two-thirds affirmative vote required in our bylaws to officially change t..... READ MORE

Nov 15 : New Chapter President for SATAOHN

We were notified that Julia Reyes, DNP, RN, CPNP-AC will now be the new President for the San Antonio Chapter of TSAOHN. Kate Ramos is moving out of state to take a new position that includes a promotion. Congratulations to Kate Ramos for t..... READ MORE

Aug 23 : 2017 AAOHN Election Committee Nominees

AAOHN is seeking individuals who might be interested in representing the South Central/Southwest region on the Election Committee for the upcoming 2017 election. Nominations are being sought for the following positions: President-Elect | Term..... READ MORE

Jun 30 : Welcome New TSAOHN Members – April to June 2016

On behalf of the TSAOHN Board of Directors, we would like to send a Texas size welcome to all our new members: Melva Davis – Amarillo – Member at Large Sharol Finley – Amarillo – Member at Large Donna Escobar – San Angelo – Mem..... READ MORE

Jun 26 : Thanks to ATAOHN Sponsored CNE

SATAOHN had a good showing at the Austin OHN CNE event today at St. David’s North Austin Medical Center with seven members in attendance. Topics for the conference included: The Aging Workforce; Facilitating RTW; Choosing Wellness; Adult Immunizati..... READ MORE