Active members must be a registered nurse holding a current and valid license issued by the Ohio Board of Nursing, hold a current, valid school nurse license/certificate issued by the Ohio Department of Education, and have the Administrations, Education, or the provision of school health services as their primary assignment.
Associate members are any RN who is not eligible for active membership but who serves a school as a professional nurse.
Retired membership includes any school nurse who is a member of NWOASN upon retirement.
Library membership is granted to any institution interested in school health services. Cost will be determined by the Executive Board.
Honorary membership is for anyone sympathetic with the purpose of NWOASN by a majority vote at the annual meeting of the association.
Members of the NWOASN are classified as active, associate, retired, library or honorary as described in the constitution of the organization.
NWOASN sponsors three educational offerings during the school year, complete with CNE’s, with timely topics regarding the children that school nurses care for in schools. As a member of the organization you will be able to attend these at a discount rate and receive a semi-annual newsletter.
Dues are $20.00 per year for active members, and $10.00 per year for associate, retired, and honorary members. They are to be paid in September and sent to the membership chairman. Checks should be made out to NWOASN.