OSHNA Vision: OSHNA is the leading international school nursing affiliate serving to promote optimal student wellness through the promotion of the specialized practice of professional school nursing, evidence-based nursing practice, continued professional development, and mentoring of tomorrow's leaders.
OSHNA Mission: OSHNA supports the health and educational success of students by advancing the role of the professional school nurses and advocating for the well-being, academic success and life-long achievement of students in their care.
OSHNA Needs Your Input
The OSHNA (Overseas School Health Nurses Association) is in the planning stages for the 2014 conference. Next year's conference will be held in the Pacific for the first time ever! The 2013 School Nurse of the year and 2014 OSHNA president, Lily Bagtas, is planning the event to be held in Tokyo, April 2014.
We need your input whether you are an OSHNA member or not!
Please take a few minutes to click on the link below to answer four short questions. Thank you for your time as we close another busy school year and look to the next. http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/LJCCTY7
OSHNA is the leading international school nursing affiliate serving to promote optimal student wellness through the promotion of the specialized practice of professional school nursing and mentoring of tomorrow's leaders. Each year an OSHNA member is publicly recognized and honored as the school nurse who demonstrates excellence in school nursing practice, leadership in school health and best promotes the role of school nursing in schools.
Candidates submit a portfolio demonstrating evidence of excellence in school nursing practice based upon the Scope and Standards of Professional School Nursing Practice (National Association of School Nurses and American Nurses Association, 2011).