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  • The Important Role of Nurses in Obstetric Patient Safety

    • May 26, 2021
    • AWHONN

    Funded in part by the generous support of the Tara Hansen Foundation, this AWHONN video portrays the important role of the nurse in the prevention of serious harm to women during and after childbirth.

  • The Black Maternal Health Momnibus Act of 2020

    • May 26, 2021
    • Congress.Gov

    This bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and other agencies to address maternal health outcomes among minority populations.

  • AWHONN’s Pathway in Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses

    • May 26, 2021

    Our new Career Coach, Heretha Hankins, MSN-ED, RNC, has been where you are and is happy to share her expertise exclusively for the AWHONN member community.

  • 25 Reasons To Choose a Career in Nursing

    • May 26, 2021
    • NurseJournal

    Few careers offer the same advantages as nursing: registered nurses earn high salaries, work with interesting people, and - perhaps most importantly - significantly affect people’s lives, often even saving their lives.

  • AWHONN's Career Coach Webinar - Career vs Job

    • May 26, 2021
    • Heretha H. Hankins

    Watch this webinar to identify how jobs develop vs careers; define a career; work on a personal professional journey plan.

  • Healthy Mom&Baby

    • May 26, 2021
    • AWHONN

    Powered by the nurses of AWHONN, Healthy Mom&Baby magazine and website is nurse-expert-authored health and wellness advice, from preconception and pregnancy to labor, birth and parenting.

  • Career Resources

    • May 26, 2021
    • AWHONN

    The outlook for a nursing career has never been better! According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), employment of registered nurses is projected to grow 16 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations.

  • Student Resources

    • May 26, 2021
    • AWHONN

    Are you compassionate, well-organized, calm in a crisis and a critical thinker with good communication skills? A career in women’s health, obstetric or neonatal nursing might be right for you.

  • AWHONN Insights Podcast: Virtual Nursing Education: Innovation for the New Normal

    • May 26, 2021
    • Dr. Joan E. Edwards, Barry Dye, Diego Rivas, Nursing Student

    With no end in sight for the COVID-19 pandemic, educators of all backgrounds are striving to find virtual and innovative teaching solutions for their students.

  • The Complete Guide to Job Interviews

    • May 26, 2021
    • Angelina Walker

    After all the hard work of nursing school, cramming for the NCLEX, and sending out countless resumes, you've finally secured an interview. So now what? Just show up and win them over with your charming personality?

  • Women's Health Coalitions

    • May 26, 2021
    • AWHONN

    Click here to discover and read more about several women's health coalitions.

  • Breastfeeding Recommendations for Women Who Receive Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorders

    • May 26, 2021
    • Lisa M. Cleveland

    AWHONN recommends the promotion of breastfeeding for women who receive medication-assisted treatment (MAT) for opioid use disorders.

  • AWHONN Insights Podcast: COVID-19 in the Perinatal Space

    • May 26, 2021
    • Margie Bridges and Suzanne Baird

    In this podcast, AWHONN nurses – Dr. Margie Bridges and Dr. Suzanne Baird discuss the ways in which they’re working to combat the spread of COVID-19, the ideas that have worked to offset some challenges, and tools appropriate for nurses across our country.

  • AWHONN Insights Podcast: Wellness Tips and Tricks During Covid-19

    • May 26, 2021
    • Traci Richards and D’Anne Moon

    At a time when self-care has taken a backseat to COVID-19, we sit down with Traci Richards, and D’Anne Moon, and discuss their tips and tricks for coping with stress, nutrition and overall wellness in their institutions, and at home.

  • Legislative Action Center

    • May 26, 2021
    • AWHONN

    In 2007, the AWHONN Public Policy Committee was created to help guide the direction of the organization’s advocacy efforts. The current Committee members helped to develop and will implement the 2021 Legislative Priorities for the association.

  • AWHONN Insights Podcast: The Joint Commission: New Standards for Perinatal Safety

    • May 25, 2021
    • Dr. Toni Swinton, Dr. Jean Salera-Vieira, Dr. Susan Hale

    Effective January 1, 2021, The Joint Commission has developed two new standards to improve the quality and safety of perinatal care in Joint Commission–accredited hospitals.

  • Online Continuing Education

    • May 25, 2021
    • AWHONN

    In the AWHONN online store, you can search for products by keyword or use the category options.

  • Upcoming Events

    • May 25, 2021
    • AWHONN

    AWHONN events and programs allow women’s health professional to learn the latest in healthcare practices and connect with colleagues.

  • Become a Member of AWHONN

    • May 25, 2021
    • AWHONN

    Here’s what you can expect as a member of AWHONN...