Welcome ONS Chapter Officers!
We hope that you 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 that are posted in our resource section. Additionally, our webcast section and e-newsletter archive contain important information for chapter leaders as well. Please feel free to use the discussion forum to communicate with other chapter leaders. And as always, if we can be of any assistance contact us at email@example.com, or telephone (412) 859-6320.
Call For NIWI Applicants
The Nurse in Washington Internship (NIWI) Program is an annual event sponsored by the Nursing Organizations Alliance (The Alliance). ONS is offering a limited number of grants for nurses to attend NIWI. Recipients of the grants will receive full registration for NIWI, expenses for travel, hotel, and related travel expenses. For additional information, please click here.
Updated Schedule! 2014 Chapter Officers Mini-Retreats
ONS is pleased to announce four (4) Chapter Officers Mini-Retreats scheduled for 2014! Brian Taylor, manager of chapter relations, will be on hand at each mini-retreat to serve as facilitator. For more information, click on the highlighted retreat:
Saturday, March 22 - Northwest Chapter Officers Mini-Retreat, Seattle, Washington. Thanks to the Puget Sound Chapter for hosting the Mini-Retreat! We had 22 chapter officers from four chapters in the region attend!
Saturday, May 17 - New England Chapter Officers Mini-Retreat, Worcester, Massachusetts. And thanks to the Central Massachusetts Chapter for hosting the Mini-Retreat! One of our largest retreats so far, with 35 chapter officers from nine chapters in the region!
Saturday, Oct. 18 - Mid-West Chapter Officers Mini-Retreat, St. Louis, Missouri, 10am to 2pm (CT)
Saturday, Nov. 8 - Mid-Atlantic Chapter Officers Mini-Retreat, Greensboro, North Carolina, 10am to 2pm (ET) (more details to be posted soon)
The mini-retreats 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. For more information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Other Chapter Updates, News & Notes
Attention California Oncology Nurses! Thinking of taking an oncology certification exam through ONCC? If so, now's the time to do it, as the Masons of California's By Your Side grants could reimburse you for up to $1,100 for your ONCC application fee, and an ONS online review course! To learn more about the By Your Side Program, please click here.