American Academy of Nurse Practitioners – This web site contains access to and/or information on certification, employment, publications, legislative issues, practice information, etc.
American College of Nurse Practitioners – a nonprofit organization that focuses on advocacy and keeping NPs current on legislative, regulatory and practice issues. Source: ACNP
American Nurses Association – ANA represents Registered Nurses nationwide. The web site contains a information on continuing education online, career/professional issues, publications, etc.
Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association – HPNA promotes excellence in end-of-life care. The site contains information on HPNA practice review courses, HPNA publications, job postings, etc. Source: HPNA
Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing – This site offers a wealth of information about nursing best practices, clinical resources, research, policy, and more.
Medscape Nursing – contains professional and clinical information, full text articles, nursing news, and more. Requires login for full access.
National Institute of Nursing Research – NINR supports clinical & basic research to establish a scientific basis for the care of individuals across the lifespan. Source: NINR. This web site contains highlights & outcomes of current nursing research, health information, and legislative activities.
Sigma Theta Tau International – The Honor Society of Nursing, a nonpolitical organization, is committed to furthering the use of nursing research in health care delivery and public policy. Source: STTI