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2017 Press Releases
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Two Hospitals Awarded Every Woman, Every Baby’s Perinatal Orientation and Education Program »
Every Woman, Every Baby has recently awarded two hospitals the Perinatal Orientation and Education Program (POEP4). The ho...
Monday, November 6, 2017
Lynn Erdman, MN, RN, FAAN, Resigns as CEO of Leading Nursing Association AWHONN »
Erdman to Leave Position January 31, 2018 as AWHONN Board Searches for Successor   Washington, D.C. – Novembe...
Friday, September 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Top Nursing Association Announces 2018 President-Elect and Board of Directors »
Board Terms Officially Start January 1, 2018 The Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses (AWHON...
Friday, August 25, 2017
AWHONN Named to Join the Nursing Community Coalition’s Steering Committee  »
The Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) has been selected to join The Nursing Commun...
Thursday, July 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dr. Kelly Baumgartel Receives March of Dimes Dr. Margaret Comerford Freda "Saving Babies, Together" »
Pittsburgh Nurse Receives the March of Dimes Dr. Margaret Comerford Freda "Saving Babies, Together ® ” Award...

2016 Press Releases
Tuesday, December 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Assessment & Management Guidance Related to Severe and Persistent Mental Illness in Childbearing »
  Leading Nursing Journal Provides Assessment and Management Guidance  Related to Severe and Persistent Ment...
Tuesday, December 13, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
NWH Explores Patient Safety Implications of High Number of Electronic Notifications during Labor »
  Lack of Standardized Alarm Parameters in Clinical Settings Increases Risk of “Alarm Fatigue” and May Lead to P...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
AWHONN Releases New Resource for Nurses and Other Clinicians to Address Global Diabetes Epidemic »
Leading Nursing Association Develops Evidence-Based Guideline for Diabetes Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric...
Friday, October 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Diaper Drive Teams with Cobb County, Georgia to Meet the Needs of 1 in 3 Local Families »
Through their national Healthy Mom&Baby Diaper Drive , the nurses of the Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and...
Thursday, October 13, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Researcher Finds That Nurses Play Critical Role in Supporting Breastfeeding Longevity and Outcomes »
 Leading Nursing Journal Publishes a Study on the Factors that Affect Breastfeeding Confidence   Washi...

2015 Press Releases
Monday, November 30, 2015   (1 Comment - view/add)
Marijuana Use During Pregnancy Exposes Mom and Baby to Health Risks »
  Leading Nursing Journal Explores Effects of Marijuana during Pregnancy and Best Practices for Care   &n...
Tuesday, November 24, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nurses’ Confidence and Competence during Obstetric Emergencies Improves with Training »
Research Published in Leading Nursing Journal Demonstrates Improvement in Obstetric Emergency Response Following Training...
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
Leading Nursing Organization Develops Risk Assessment Tool for Addressing Maternal Mortality »
Postpartum Hemorrhage Risk Assessment Tool to Be Adopted in Epic Electronic Health Record for Anticipating Excessive Bleed...

2014 Press Releases
Monday, June 16, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dr. Kathryn Lee Accepts AWHONN Award of Excellence for Research »
June 16, 2014   Washington, DC - The Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) toda...

Friday, August 25, 2017
September Update on Healthcare Reform »
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA, better known colloquially as “Obamacare”) has been a focus of repe...
Wednesday, May 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
May Update on Federal Budget »
In May, Congress passed a $1.1 trillion dollar Omnibus Spending Bill that would fund the government for the remainder of F...

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