AANP Member Benefits
Education for NPs
Hundreds of Hours of Free, Quality Continuing Education (CE) and Other Educational Resources
- Free, 24/7 access to the AANP CE Center, which contains hundreds of CE activities designed to help NPs achieve professional growth and excellence in clinical practice.
- Many CE Center courses that include pharmacology credit — also free to members!
- Discounts on AANP conference registration, with hundreds of additional CE hours from which to choose.
- Free subscriptions to the Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (JAANP) and The Journal for Nurse Practitioners (JNP), two online, peer-reviewed journals that offer articles, research and continuing education.
- Scholarship and grant opportunities designed to support NPs and the advancement of the NP role.
- Clinical resources on dozens of topics like obesity, mental health and oncology.
- Access to AANP Communities, members-only online forums that support discussions, document sharing, collaboration and networking.
- A $75 discount on American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board (AANPCB) applications.
Practice and Career Support
Networking and Professional Development
State and Federal Advocacy
Fighting to Remove Barriers and Secure Full and Direct Access to NP Services
With your support through membership, AANP can:
- Engage with members of Congress and key stakeholders to address issues that impact your practice, like licensure, access to care, patient safety and reimbursement.
- Advance pro-NP and pro-patient policies through leadership and participation with state and national partners, industry coalitions, associations and alliances.
- Promote NPs to policymakers and the public through extensive public relations efforts.
- Consult with and guide consumers, policymakers, legislators, the pharmaceutical industry and other health care entities from a local to international level.
Advocacy resources for members include:
Timely and Relevant Information
The Latest News and Top NP Journals at Your Fingertips
Discounts on Certification, Practice Resources, Retail, Travel and More
AANP Member Advantages Program:
- Enjoy members-only savings from nationally recognized retailers and companies like Office Depot, LifeLock and more.