Association of Occupational Health Professionals in Healthcare (AOHP)
AOHP, the Association of Occupational Health Professionals in Healthcare, is dedicated to the health, safety and well-being of healthcare workers. AOHP is the only national professional organization with the exclusive mission of addressing the needs and concerns of occupational health professionals in healthcare settings. Occupational health nurses/professionals take responsibility for employee care. They have a responsibility to advocate for organizational policies that help to recognize occupational hazards and advocate for new and safe technologies. Over 1,000 occupational health nurses, nurse practitioners, physicians and physician assistants belong to AOHP, the single best resource for addressing the unique issues of occupational health.
AOHP will be the defining resource and the leading advocate for occupational health, safety and well-being in healthcare.
The AOHP is dedicated to promoting the health, safety and well-being of workers in healthcare. This is accomplished through:
Advocating for employee health and safety
Occupational health education and networking opportunities
Health and safety advancement through best practice and research
Partnering with employers, regulatory agencies and related associations
Founded in 1981, AOHP is the only national professional organization that exclusively addresses the needs and concerns of the occupational professional in health care. AOHP is recognized as the definitive resource for issues related to employees in the healthcare setting. Through conferences, continuing education, publications, and legislative advocacy, AOHP keeps its members updated and involved.