As you take the first step in your NP career, you may have questions about what to expect. Whether you need help finding a job, negotiating your salary or starting your own business, the American Association of Nurse Practitioners® (AANP) has the resources you need to lay a solid foundation for the future of your practice and the NP role.
NPs provide high-quality care in diverse settings, including clinics, hospitals, emergency rooms, urgent care sites, private physician or NP practices, nursing homes, schools, colleges and public health departments. Explore your options:
Free, non-accredited webinars are available for NPs new to practice and research. Webinar topics include:
As an NP, your thoughts, ideas and experiences are valuable to researchers, health policy experts and others within the health care community. See how to connect:
Specialty Practice Groups (SPGs) are communities within AANP organized around therapeutic areas and professional interests. All AANP members are encouraged to join one or more SPG to deepen your knowledge, expand your network and help progress the development of theory and practice in key areas of health care.