Welcome ONS Chapter Officers!

We hope you'll find the resources and information on this site to be useful and beneficial to you and your chapter board. Please take the time to browse the various documents posted in our resource section. Additionally, our webcast section and e-newsletter archives contain important information for chapter leaders as well. And as always, if we can be of any assistance contact us at chapters@ons.org, or telephone (412) 859-6320.

Announcing the New Chapter Model

Attention All Chapter Board Members:

On behalf of the ONS Board of Directors and Chapter Relations staff, we are pleased to announce the New Chapter Model. Click here to learn more about the new chapter policy changes.

2018 Regional Chapter Officer Programs

ONS is pleased to announce the following 8 Regional Chapter Officer Programs for 2018. Please note all programs are held on Saturdays from 11am to 3pm local time (venue locations to be announced). Click here to view a sample agenda.

* February 24, 2018; Fort Worth, Texas, click here for the agenda; RCOP slides

* March 10, 2018; Memphis, Tennessee, click here for the agenda, RCOP slides 

* April 14, 2018; Salt Lake City, Utah

* June 23, 2018; Minneapolis, Minnesota

* September 22, 2018; New Haven, Connecticut

* October 6, 2018; ONS National Headquarters, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

* November 3, 2018; Charlotte, North Carolina

* December 1, 2018; Riverside, California

The Regional Chapter Officer Programs are open to all chapter board members regardless of position. There is no cost to attend, other than your own personal travel costs. ONS will provide lunch and refreshment breaks. RSVPs are required. For more information please contact chapters@ons.org or call (412) 859-6403.

ONS Print Materials

 ONS has a variety of print materials available to assist in the educational and recruiting efforts of our chapters.  Please see the current listing of available materials below.  If you are interested in receiving copies of any of these handouts, please contact Patrick Flynn, at pflynn@ons.org.

Free Student Membership               Outlines the benefits and qualifiers of free student membership.
ONS Communities Explains the new ONS Communities platform and how to get involved at a high level.      
Subscriptions Explains the value and purpose of the subscriptions included in an ONS membership.        
New Nurse Resources Outlines the most popular resources available through ONS for new nurses.
Core Competencies Newly released core competencies - mostly for educators.
Career Center High-level overview of the career resources included in an ONS membership.
Early Career Professionals    Outlines the resources available through ONS, specifically for ECP members.
Recruitment Postcard Use this postcard to invite colleagues to join ONS and attend a chapter meeting.
NP Resources Outlines the resources available through ONS, specifically for NPs.
General Membership Brochure    Outlines what members can expect when they join.








Important Policy Change to Chapter Meetings

The ONS Board of Directors has approved an important policy revision to the chapter meeting requirements. Click here to read about this important change.