Latest Updates

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


May 31 : New Leadership Board and Upcoming Events

Hello NTAOHN Members! Our chapter has become the 1st to use a Leadership Board versus the traditional organization chart for officers! AAOHN approved the Bylaw changes for this transition. I suspect that other AAOHN chapters will utilize this plan..... 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 TSAOHN.org 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