About ONL

The Organization of Nurse Leaders - MA, RI, NH, CT, VT (ONL) is a not-for-profit, professional membership organization of more than 1,100 current and aspiring nurse leaders.

Our Mission

Advancing a culture of health through nursing leadership and professional governance.

Our Vision

Leading nurses to advance health and transform practice.

ONL is a chapter affiliate of the American Organization for Nursing Leadership (AONL) but is an entirely separate and independent organization.

Our Members

Our membership is comprised of more than 1,100 nurses leading more than 275,000 licensed nurses who care for 1.3 million patients per year in hospitals alone. Our members also care for tens of thousands of patients in other care settings. 

What We Do

ONL works to promote excellence in nursing leadership, and, by extension, high-quality and high-value patient care through education, advocacy, and community.

    We deliver exceptional professional development and educational programming for nurse leaders at every stage of their leadership journey, ranging from emerging leaders to seasoned executives. Learn more >>

    We serve as a collective voice of nurse leaders in the region and champion public policy advocacy on issues impacting nursing practice and the health of our communities. Learn more >>

    We bring together an inclusive network of nurse leaders to share ideas, best practices, and lessons learned. Learn more >>

ONL Strategic Plan

ONL 2022-2024 Strategic Plan

Annual Reports

Contact Us

Organization of Nurse Leaders
PO Box 178
Whitinsville, MA 01588
Telephone: (781) 272-3500
Fax: (781) 281-2524
E-mail: [email protected]


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