Ohio Organization of Nurse Executives

The Ohio Organization of Nurse Executives is a state organization of nurse leaders serving as the catalyst for innovative health care in Ohio and the nation. As the recognized center of excellence for clinical leadership, OONE members improve health care through education, technology, research, consulting, networking and information sharing.



OONE’s mission is to be recognized as the voice of nursing leaders in Ohio.


OONE Resources

Connect with OONE on Facebook Ohio Board of Nursing (OBN)
Connect with OONE on Twitter American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE)
New Member Welcome Ohio Action Coalition (OAC)
OHA Education Events National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN)
OONE Presentation on Safe Staffing American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE)
Budget Staffing Presentation American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)
Staffing 101 Presentation Ohio Nurses Association (ONA)



OONE Newsletters

Winter 2018
Fall 2017
Summer 2017
Spring 2017


OONE Governance

OONE 2018 Board List 2018 Chapter Leaders
OONE Bylaws  OONE Chapter Map
OONE Strategic Plan 2016-18  Central Ohio chapter
2018 Board Meeting Dates  Dayton Area chapter
OONE Member Roster  (Members can contact  Eastern Ohio chapter
Jackie Silvis to obtain roster password).  Greater Cincinnati chapter
OONE Bylaws Committee  Greater Cleveland chapter
OONE Communications Committee  North Central chapter
OONE Engagement Committee  Northeast Region chapter
OONE Evidence-Based Practice Committee  Rural Northwest chapter
OONE Legislative Practice Committee  Southeast Area chapter
OONE Program Committee  Toledo Area chapter
   West Central Ohio chapter


Advocacy Resources   


Upcoming Events

Save the Date!

OONE Fall Conference
Oct. 31 - Nov. 2, 2018
Embassy Suites, Dublin Ohio
Registration will open around early September - stay tuned!




The 45th annual Ohio Organization of Nurse Executives (OONE) Fall Conference will be held Oct. 31 - Nov. 2 at Embassy Suites in Dublin, Ohio. The conference will feature 250+ nurse leaders across Ohio hospitals, as well as highlight the best evidence-based nursing practices from different healthcare organizations. You are invited to submit an abstract for an educational POSTER or PODIUM presentation. Categories include:

Research Evidence-Based Practice/Quality Improvement
Patient/Worker Safety Patient Experience
Staff Engagement & the Practice Environment Nursing Innovation

         Required items include:                                                      Required items include:

1. Completed Abstract Application *  (fillable PDF form)  1. Completed Abstract Application *   (fillable PDF form)
2. Completed Bio Data Form (w/ real signature)  2. Completed Bio Data Form (w/ real signature)
3. Short Bio noting education/experience (1-2 paragraphs)  3. Completed Presentation Proposal Form
Be sure to print the Poster Exhibit Details!  4. Short Bio noting education/experience (1-2 paragraphs)
View the Call for Abstracts memo View the Call for Abstracts memo

* If you need a Word version of the forms above, please email


Submit all required items to by June 30.


Nominations are now open for the Aspiring Nurse Leader award and OONE Leadership award! Winners will be announced (and nominees recognized) at the awards dinner Thursday, Nov. 1 during the OONE Fall Conference.

DEADLINE: August 31, 2018

Aspiring Nurse Leader Award - please contact your OONE chapter leader to obtain the nomination form.
OONE Leadership Award - please complete the online nomination form.



All OONE members must meet certain eligibility requirements. To join, please complete an OONE Membership Application and return it via email to

© 2018 The Ohio Hospital Association. All Rights Reserved.