AADNS for individuals

Benefits of AADNS Membership

Empower. Support. Deliver. AADNS is the premier membership association for directors of nursing services — empowering you to be the nurse leader your facility and residents need; supporting you in your role and enhancing the standards and competencies of the DNS; and delivering the education and resources needed to help you and your team succeed. Learn more about the benefits of AADNS membership.

Immediate Benefits you’ll Receive from AADNS

• Stay current on long-term care news and discover what you need to know
• Browse expert-written articles on topics that impact your everyday work
• Access updated government source documents and the SOM
• Download tools created by AADNS nurse experts
• Discover peer-shared resources on the AADNS Network member community
• Register for the next complimentary live webinar for quick learning and CEs
• Listen to a podcast during your commute or while at lunch
• Strengthen your core competencies by becoming a QAPI Certified Professional (QCP)
• Showcase your leadership skills by achieving the innovative DNS-CT certification
• Use our recorded webinars to get up to speed and earn CE credit
• Add quality reference manuals to your facility’s collection
• Establish consistency by training licensed staff with our in-service tool kits
• Set expectations and define roles with non-licensed staff in-service tool kits
• Help a new DNS excel from the get-go with our DNS starter kit
• Save up to 50% on AADNS education, certification, products, and annual conference registration

Long-term Benefits you’ll Receive from AADNS

• 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, as $1 of your yearly dues goes ato the LTC Nursing Education Foundation to support long-term care nurses with educational opportunities

Membership Levels

One-year Individual Membership $199 per year
Two-year Individual Membership $349 per year
Student One-year Membership $49 per year

If you have a group of 10 or more individuals that would like to join AADNS, consider a group membership.