The American Organization of Nurse Executives is the national organization of nurses who design, facilitate and manage care.
Since 1967, the organization has provided leadership, professional development, advocacy and research to advance nursing practice and patient care, promote nursing leadership excellence and shape public policy for health care. AONE's 48 affiliated state and metropolitan chapters give the organization's initiatives a regional and local presence. AONE is a subsidiary of the AHA.
AONE serves its members by
- Providing vision and actions for nursing leadership to meet the health care needs of society.
- Influencing legislation and public policy related to nursing and patient care issues.
- Offering member services that support and enhance the management, leadership, educational and professional development of nursing leaders.
- Facilitating and supporting research and development efforts that advance nursing administration practice and quality patient care.
The organization features a career center with the most comprehensive, up-to-date nationwide employment listings targeted exclusively to nurse leaders anywhere.
It also features an online marketplace for resources and tools.