Last Updated 3/30/2020 | Postponed & Cancelled Events have been moved to a separate webpage. Learn more.
Updated 3/26/2020 | CMS COVID-19 call with nurses at 3:00 p.m. EST, Mar. 26.
Updated 3/19/2020 | CMS COVID-19 call with nurses at 5:00 p.m. EST, Mar. 19.
Updated 3/18/2020 | Communicating on the AONL Leader2Leader discussion board.
Updated 3/17/2020 | The Nurse Manager Institute program on April 27-29 is cancelled. Learn more.
Updated 3/13/2020 | Information on future AONL events and programs.
Updated 3/6/2020 | AONL 2020 Cancellation Notice.
Updated 3/4/2020 | Added cancellation and health measures for AONL 2020 exhibitors.
Updated 3/3/2020 | CDC, WHO and AHA resources added.
The AHA and AONL are closely monitoring COVID-19 information and working with the CDC as well as other federal, state and local partners to respond to this challenge and to make sure hospitals and health systems have the most up-to-date information.
What is Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)?
According to the CDC, there are many types of human coronaviruses including some that commonly cause mild respiratory illnesses. COVID-19 is a new disease, caused be a novel coronavirus that has not previously been seen in humans.
Information that remains under on-going investigation includes additional modes of transmission, virus severity, spread of the virus in the absence of symptoms, and the length of time a patient can spread the virus. Symptoms associated with COVID-19 include mild to severe respiratory illness with symptoms of fever, cough, and shortness of breath.
Every day health care professionals across the country and around the world are doing amazing work to combat the coronavirus and care for people – physically and emotionally. Here you’ll find their heartwarming stories. It’s our opportunity to honor, celebrate and thank them for rising up and never giving up to end this pandemic.
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AONL CEO, Robyn Begley on the All About Nursing radio show | Mar. 25
AONL CEO, Robin Begley, called into the All About Nursing radio show to discuss priorities AONL is working on to assist nurses who are fighting COVID-19.