Association of Women's Health, Obstetric & Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN)

Geriatric Activities

Publications and Position Statements
Special Interest Groups
Education Modules, Programs and Learning Tools

Publications and Position Statements Вирус энцефалита

  • Published a monograph for cardiovascular health entitled, Risk Reduction in the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Women: Lifestyle and Medication Management
  • Incorporate journal articles on the care of women over age 65 into AWHONN publications

Special Interest Groups

  • Create an association advisory panel/task force to promote a geriatric agenda within women’s health

Education Modules, Programs and Learning Tools

  • Developed evidence-based guidelines on various topics for nurses to use in order to standardize practice using a scientific basis, with demonstrated improvement in patient outcomes
  • Developed several educational products in partnership with others for nurses (e.g. osteoporosis) through support from pharmaceutical companies
  • Developed a geriatric page on the AWHONN Web site entitled "Practice Resources for the Care of Women Over 65"
  • AWHONN will promote dual-certification in gerontological nursing through the AWHONN Web site and the Lifelines publication through a public service ad