NWONE is a professional membership organization of nurse
executives and nurse leaders in the Pacific Northwest. The
organization currently serves over 425 members most living in
Washington and Oregon, though membership is not restricted by
location. The strength of NWONE is in its membership. NWONE is
proud to have nurses who specialize in a wide range of leadership
NWONE is committed to the development and support of existing
and aspiring nurse leaders within the Pacific Northwest region.
Benefits of membership are most generally appreciated through:
The opportunity to network with and learn from nurse colleagues
in the region, to share information, build professional
relationships and skills and enhance knowledge through interaction
The ability to attend contemporary educational programs,
retreats and regional events where members are given discounted
Participation in coalitions in which regional nurse leaders come
together in common and powerful voice around issues of shared
concern. Such issues may pertain to quality, patient safety,
legislation, education, models of care delivery or issues related
to scope of practice.
Participation with local and regional colleagues in NWONE
commissions, committees, task forces and coalitions and to be
enriched with leadership development through that process.
The opportunity to mentor others and to be mentored while
building a sustaining network of professional colleagues that
expands beyond the employment setting.
The opportunity to appreciate, participate in, and contribute to
your profession, and to the global contribution that nursing brings
to the advancement of health care.