Benefits of Membership

With a lot to lose and everything to gain, you can't beat the investment in yourself and your career by becoming a member of AANAC. You'll have opportunities to establish a network of peers, as well as take your learning to new heights. We provide basic and advanced tools to help you be the best you can be in your role. You’ll receive condensed and expert-reviewed updates and RAI User’s Manual changes upon release; education and certification opportunities to deepen your knowledge and sharpen your skills; and a community of support to build your career and strengthen your network.

Immediate benefits you'll receive from AANAC

  • Free registration for all live, expert-led webinars
  • Up to 50% off education and certification opportunities and conference registration 
  • Synthesized and broken-down updates on complex CMS regulations and requirements, as well as need-to-know information on the changing long-term care landscape 
  • Regular communication to stay updated in the form of emails, e-newsletters, articles, and discussion feeds
  • 24/7/365 advice from peers and experts in a members-only online forum/community setting 
  • Access to the career center where you can find your next career opportunity or hire a new team member 
  • Membership with an established professional association that’s nationally recognized

Long-term benefits you'll receive from AANAC

  • Opportunities to grow your career through speaking engagements, writing and blog submissions, and mentoring
  • An established support system and network of like-minded clinicians to lean on through the challenging and changing field of long-term care
  • The chance to play a role in the future of long-term care by participating in advocacy efforts and volunteering
  • Contribute to someone else's education success through the AAPACN Education Foundation to support long-term care nurses with educational opportunities