Nurses: The Heartbeat of Oklahoma's Healthy Future
*Registration will close on Monday, Feb. 25th at 2pm. Onsite registration is available.
Nurses Day at the Capitol
February 26, 2019
ONA encourages all Nurses and Nursing Students to get involved in the legislative process by attending Nurses Day at the Capitol. The day begins with an informational session held at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum in Okla. City, followed by an opportunity to go to the Capitol and talk with legislators.
You will have the opportunity to:
- Hear legislative experts, legislators and ONA's Lobbyist.
- Talk with legislators concerning the issues vital to ONA and the nursing profession
- Increase your awareness of the role nurses play in the political arena
- Voice your concerns regarding legislation affecting nursing practice, patient safety, preventive care and health education as well as Oklahoma's health status
You can prepare for this event by clicking on the following link: Student Guide for Nurses Day at the Capitol