Washington, D.C. (May 17, 2016) – The American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE) announced today it will present U.S. Rep. Lois Capps with the AONE Distinguished Special Award for Nursing at a reception following AONE’s Advocacy Day in Washington, D.C. on May 18, 2016. Capps, who is retiring at the end of the current Congress, is being honored for her commitment to nursing and creating a healthier America.
Maureen Swick, RN, PHD, Named Chief Executive Officer American Organization of Nurse Executives and Senior Vice President of the AHA
The American Hospital Association (AHA) today named Maureen Swick, R.N., Ph.D., chief executive officer of the American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE) and senior vice president, nursing of the AHA.
March 30 2016|Publication: Press Releases
CHICAGO (March 30, 2016) – The American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE) today announced Erik Martin, DNP, RN, CNML, is the recipient of the inaugural AONE Pamela Austin Thompson Early Careerist Award. The award recognizes an AONE or AONE Foundation program alumnus who exhibits significant potential as a future health care leader and demonstrates exemplary leadership within his or her organization, community and the nursing profession. The award is named for retiring AONE CEO Pamela Austin Thompson, who played a pivotal role in AONE’s development of leadership programs for emerging nurse leaders, all aimed at preparing the next generation of nurse leaders to meet future practice needs.
March 29 2016|Publication: Press Releases
The American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE) today announced the recipients of its 2016 recognition awards, which highlight AONE members, an honorary member, and a state affiliate who demonstrated the “best of the best” in leadership practice, and whose work sets an example for every nurse leader. The recipients will be honored this week during the AONE’s Annual Meeting in Fort Worth, Texas.
March 16 2016|Publication: Press Releases
CHICAGO (March 16, 2015) – The American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE) announced today that Kathleen Sanford, DBA, RN, CENP, FACHE, FAAN, is the 2016 recipient of its prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award. The award honors an AONE member recognized by the nursing community as a significant leader in the nursing profession who has served AONE in an important leadership capacity. Sanford will be honored at an award presentation during the AONE’s Annual Meeting in Fort Worth, Texas on March 31, 2016.
October 06 2015|Publication: Press Releases
Joan Shinkus Clark, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, CENP, FACHE, FAAN, senior vice president and system chief nurse executive at Texas Health Resources in Arlington, Texas, was elected to serve as 2016 president-elect and will then serve a one-year term as AONE president beginning January 1, 2017.
September 25 2015|Publication: Press Releases
Nurses have become the hot topic of conversation the past couple of weeks. We are dedicated care givers, patient advocates, educators and leaders who work tirelessly to provide care to our patients and their families. I want to take this opportunity to recognize the good work nurses do every day. And to thank you for your commitment to the core of our profession – human caring.