About Us

Since 1990, the Society of Pediatric Nurses has maintained its core values: commitment, integrity, leadership, and excellence.

 

In 2005, the Ohio Chapter of the SPN was founded. The OSPN aims to be the premier resource for Ohio nurses caring for children and their families.

Membership

To join the OSPN, you must first join the Society of Pediatric Nurses.

  1. Sign in to the SPN website
  2. Click My Profile on the bottom right
  3. Click Edit, then Update Your Profile
  4. Click the tab at the top that says Chapter Membership
  5. From here, update your membership and join a chapter.

Events

The OSPN hosts many events throughout the year, many of which offer CEUs!

 

General membership meetings
Birthday celebration
Annual SPN National Conference
Annual OSPN Fall Conference
and more!

Connect!

Visit our Facebook, Instagram, or LinkedIn pages by clicking the links below.
 

 

Awards & Scholarships

The OSPN provides research grants to one SPN/OSPN member annually for the purpose of conducting research related to children and their families. All studies ranging from pilot studies to large, multi-site studies will be considered.

 

Winners will be announced at the OSPN Fall Conference in September.

Contact Us

Have a question not answered on our other site pages?

Visit our Contact page to find contact information for all of our board members. Or, fill out our form and we’ll get back to you ASAP.

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July 2019 - The OSPN Turns 14!

Registration is now for our July Nurses’ Night Out in Akron. Join us as the OSPN celebrates our fourteenth birthday!

Topic: Nurses Professional Responsibility Using Social Media

Presenter: Michelle Weber,  MPH, MSN, RN-BC, CPN

Must register to attend.  Dinner and CE credit will be provided.

About Us

Mission Statement: “To promote excellence in nursing care of children and their families through support of its members’ clinical excellence, education, research, and advocacy.”

Since 1990, the Society of Pediatric Nurses has maintained its core values: commitment, integrity, leadership, and excellence.

In 2005, the Ohio Chapter of the SPN was founded. The OSPN aims to be the premier resource for Ohio nurses caring for children and their families.

Membership

To join the OSPN, you must first be a member of the National Society of Pediatric Nurses.

 

To join the OSPN chapter:

  1. Sign into the SPN website with your username and password
  2. Click on My Profile on the bottom right
  3. Click on “Edit” and “Update Your Profile”
  4. Click on the tab at the top titled “Chapter Membership”
  5. Update your membership and join a chapter.

Upcoming Events

The OSPN Turns 14!

  • 7/17/2019, 5-7pm
  • Akron Children’s Hospital
  • Topic: Nurses Professional Responsibility Using Social Media

November Nurses’ Night Out

  • 11/13/2019, 5-7pm
  • Nationwide Children’s Hospital (TBC)
  • Topic and registration coming soon

About Us

Mission Statement: “To promote excellence in nursing care of children and their families through support of its members’ clinical excellence, education, research, and advocacy.”

Since 1990, the Society of Pediatric Nurses has maintained its core values: commitment, integrity, leadership, and excellence.

In 2005, the Ohio Chapter of the SPN was founded. The OSPN aims to be the premier resource for Ohio nurses caring for children and their families.

Membership

To join the OSPN, you must first be a member of the National Society of Pediatric Nurses.

 

To join the OSPN chapter:

  1. Sign into the SPN website with your username and password
  2. Click on My Profile on the bottom right
  3. Click on “Edit” and “Update Your Profile”
  4. Click on the tab at the top titled “Chapter Membership”
  5. Update your membership and join a chapter.

Upcoming Events

The OSPN Turns 14!

  • 7/17/2019, 5-7pm
  • Akron Children’s Hospital
  • Topic: Nurses Professional Responsibility Using Social Media

November Nurses’ Night Out

  • 11/13/2019, 5-7pm
  • Nationwide Children’s Hospital (TBC)
  • Topic and registration coming soon

     

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