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During our General Meeting on April 19, 2018, we hosted a panel discussion along with the Orange County Graduate Nursing Association in honor of Minority Health Month. The topic of discussion was "The Effects of Health Policy on Minority...

2018 Meeting Dates

Meetings will be the third Thursday of each Month @ 6pm. First meeting is Feb. 15th 2nd meeting: April 19th 3rd meeting: June 14th Skip: July for Annual conference 4th August Meeting: 16th 5th: Oct 18th 6th: November 30th - Holiday Party and Scholarship Awards Board Meetings: Feb 3rd March 31st June 2nd July...

A Note of Thanks

The saying "it takes a village" is often used to describe the rearing of a child. At OC NAHN we rely heavily on the support of the community at large: our members, our donors, our partner organizations. In true Latino culture,...
In anticipation of our Annual Holiday Party and Scholarship Awards Reception: En Familia, the board hosted several contests to encourage membership and community engagement with our familia. Read about them below.  Wine Raffle for the Early-Bird Ticket Purchasers Familia who...
On Tuesday, November 21st, in the spirit of giving thanks and allowing for student opportunities in nursing, board members donated resources to allow student access to our holiday celebration, En Familia. This is aimed at students that would otherwise not...
Translated into English below. El 10 de abril de 1913, una niña de 6 años llegó junto con su madre y su hermano menor a reunirse con su padre. María Dolores Hernández, una niña de Tepic, Nayarit, había llegado a lo...
En Familia: A Holiday Party and Scholarship Awards Reception will be hosted on Friday, December 1st in Brea, CA! With the year-end soon approaching, the Orange County National Association of Hispanic Nurses is ready to celebrate the accomplishments of 2017...
The OC NAHN Board of Directors is pleased to host the Annual Nursing Scholarship Award for our members that are pursuing their nursing degrees. Scholarship awards are presented to Orange County NAHN members enrolled in accredited LVN/LPN, associate, diploma,...
U.S. midwife stats Certified nurse-midwives and certified midwives attended 332,107 births in 2014, according to the American College of Nurse-Midwives. This represents 8.3 percent of total U.S. births. In 2015, there were about 11,200 certified nurse-midwives and about 100...
With a growing demand for midwifery services as well as initiatives to improve newborn outcomes and reduce the number of cesarean-section deliveries in the United States, Cal State Fullerton is one of three universities in the state — and one...