The Society of Otorhinolaryngology and Head Neck Nurses (SOHN) is a professional organization of approximately 500 members. SOHN includes members from the US and around the world. The majority of member are from the US and work in key leadership roles in hospitals, clinics, and universities. More than half of the membership holds nurse practitioner licenses or advanced degrees.
SOHN and its members are committed to promoting excellence in otorhinolaryngology (ORL) and head and neck nursing. SOHN members are the key point of contact with patients and families influencing ORL nursing practice across inpatient and outpatient settings.
SOHN offers multiple channels for you to communicate your message and engage with this powerful community. Learn more about how SOHN can help you reach ORL and head and neck nurses who are looking for education, products, and services that will help them improve the care of adult and pediatric patients with ORL and head and neck conditions.
The Society of Otorhinolaryngology and
Head – Neck Nurses
Commitment to Educational Integrity and Independence
The Society of Otorhinolaryngology and Head -Neck Nurses (SOHN) is committed to quality continued education for otorhinolaryngology and head-neck nurses which support the organizational vision and mission. Independence is the cornerstone of accredited nursing continuing education. As an American Nurses Credentialing Center accredited provider, SOHN is committed to providing nursing education allowing for scientific nursing discourse free from influence from organizations that may have an incentive to insert commercial bias into education.
SOHN values and is committed to maintaining the integrity and independence of our continuing educational programs and services ensuring content is free of any commercial bias by adhering to the Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education. These standards were updated in December 2020 and designed to:
- Ensure that accredited continuing education serves the needs of patients and the public.
- Present learners with only accurate, balanced, scientifically justified recommendations.
- Assure healthcare professionals and teams that they can trust accredited continuing education to help them deliver safe, effective, cost-effective, compassionate care that is based on best practice and evidence.
- Create a clear, unbridgeable separation between accredited continuing education and marketing and sales.