Organization of Nurse Leaders (ONL) is a not-for profit professional association committed to the advancement of professional nursing, promoting the delivery of quality patient care and influencing the development of health policy in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire and Connecticut. ONL is committed to fostering the development of nurse leaders across the continuum through mentorship, collaboration and education and to providing an organized structure that promotes support, research, education, and professional development among members.
ONL consists of over 800 nurse leaders from various practice and academic settings. Virtually all acute-care hospitals in the Commonwealth are represented along with a growing number of providers from other settings including home care, long-term care, academia and corrections. Collectively, the membership employs over 40,000 nurses and health-care workers and administers over $1 billion in operating budgets annually.
ONL is an affiliate of AONE and has a long-standing tradition of support and collaboration with the Massachusetts Hospital Association.
Interested in a Massachusetts RN license plate? Click the image below for the application!
We are now accepting reservations for the upcoming ONL Membership Directory. For the reservation form, please click here.
Walden University has announced an increase in the tuition reduction for ONL members to 20% for new students from 7/15/2016 forward. For more information click here.
Please consider attending the New England Minority Conference being held Saturday, October 29th at Chez Josef, from 8am-4pm. for more information, please click here.
Please click here to see an overview of the groundbreaking Patient Care Link initiative started by Massachusetts Hospital Association and ONL in 2005 and continuing strong today.
Join Brigham and Women's Hospital for networking and collaborating with healthcare providers applying caring science and the Theory of Human Caring in their practice on October 27-28. For more information, please clickhere.
Consider joining your colleagues for The Endometriosis Enigma: Unraveling the Mystery & Premiere of ENDO WHAT? To learn more and register, click here.
Please take a moment and ask your bedside RN’s to participate in the Nursing Informatics Competency Assessment – Registered Nurse Survey for Bedside Nurses by October 25, 2016. You can access the surveyhere.
Stop by the RN Educational Advancement Open House for student and working nurses on 10/27/16 @ 4 PM to 7 PM at Baystate Whitney Avenue Conference Center, 361 Whitney Avenue, Holyoke, MA. For more information, click here.
ONL Fall Quarterly Meeting - A focus on the 2016 national election
Political correspondents, Tucker Carlson (FoxNews) and Paul Begala (CNN), engage in a discussion about the 2016 Presidential election, moderated by Anthony Brooks, Senior Political Analyst (WBUR)
ONL Fall Quarterly Meeting – A focus on local advocacy and nursing.
Legislators and policy experts from CT, MA, and NH participate in a discussion about local advocacy and nursing. Guest speakers include Representative Peggy Sayers (CT), Representative Kay Khan (MA), and Paula Minnehan (NH), moderated by Ashley Waddell.
ONL 2016 Winter Quarterly Meeting
To succeed, we need to understand why we sometimes fail. Dr. Steve, America’s Reverse Psychologist, offers a hilarious, highly-interactive masterclass in screwing up, stressing yourself, and procrastinating like a pro! Drawing inspiration from a ping-pong ball, a dead housefly and Shania Twain, Dr. Steve will make you laugh harder than you ever thought possible