AONL Advocacy provides important public policy information on issues relevant to nursing and health care. It informs nursing leaders on current developments in the federal arena and encourages them to take action on health and patient care issues which impact their ability to provide, safe, accessible and quality patient care services. As the country’s most trusted profession, nursing is an important voice on health care policy issues and a vehicle for positive change.

AONL Advocacy communicates information about AONE’s legislative priorities and engages nurse leaders to participate in the political process to ensure the voice of nursing leadership is heard in Washington, D.C.


AONL’s Advocacy Mission:
Promote the Voice of Nursing Leadership

AONL Advocacy’s mission is to provide a clear, consistent voice on public policy related to nursing and patient care issues. AONL Advocacy seeks to promote the value of nursing leadership and its invaluable contribution to the greater health care team pursuit of quality patient care.