• 38th Annual GAPNA Conference

    October 3-5, 2019 at the Paris Hotel, Las Vegas, NV.

    Focused education; lasting connections, networking, free access to the GAPNA Online Library.

    Earn up to 21 contact hours (including pre-conference workshops).

    Get more information and register now!

  • 2019 Senior Report Senior Report: Older Americans have more options for home care, but still struggling.

    The United Health Foundation has released results of a sweeping new study benchmarking the health of older adults. The America's Health Rankings® Senior Report was created in partnership with GAPNA to improve the health of America's seniors.

    The data will help advanced practice nurses and other providers deliver quality care.

    Find out about it!

  • AwardNew for GAPNA members: MCM Education

    GAPNA has partnered with a MCM Education to offer an ongoing series of CNE programs available to GAPNA members. "Diagnosing and Managing Parkinson’s Disease in Older Adults," is the latest program offered.

    Parkinson’s disease (PD) is characterized by both motor and nonmotor symptoms. It is diagnosed based on the presence of two of four motor symptoms including rest tremor, bradykinesia, rigidity, and gait imbalance...

    Find out about it!

  • FREE continuing education credit is available for the following session:

    "Dementia Management Update"

    (session captured at the GAPNA 2018 Annual Conference)


    For September/October 2019 - Get Your Free CNE Now!

Member-Get-A-Member Campaign

Recruit New Members, Earn Rewards!

As a GAPNA member, you are our best advocate! Share the benefits of GAPNA membership with your colleagues through our Member-Get-a-Member Campaign and earn GAPNA rewards with each new recruit. The Strive For Five campaign runs from May 1, 2019 until December 31, 2019.

There is no better promoter of GAPNA membership than you. We even make it easy for you - tell us who you'd like to invite to join by completing the online Invite a Colleague to Join Form (You will be prompted to login to your GAPNA account), and we'll send your colleagues an email that highlights GAPNA member benefits and encourages them to join.

Three Ways to Invite Colleagues to Join GAPNA

  1. Login to your GAPNA account and complete the online Invite a Colleague to Join Form.
  2. Download the printable membership application (PDF), fill in your name on the "MEMBER GET A MEMBER REFERRAL - referred by:" line, and start handing them out!
  3. Your colleagues can also join GAPNA by completing the online application. Make sure they fill in your name on the "MEMBER GET A MEMBER REFERRAL - referred by:" line.

Recruiter Rewards

Recruit new members and earn rewards as we grow!

Monthly Prize: Winners will be announced in GAPNA monthly eAlert. If you:

  • Recruit 1 or more members: You will be entered in drawing to receive a free CNE each month

Year-End Prizes: At the end of the campaign, additional prizes will be awarded. If you:

  • Recruit 5 members: You will receive a FREE One-Year GAPNA membership.
  • Recruit more than 5 members: You will be entered in a drawing to receive a free GAPNA conference registration.

Tips for Recruiting New Members

Recruiting new members is about sharing your membership experience with others.

Here are some suggestions to help you reach out to potential members and encourage them to join GAPNA:

  • Publish an article in your facility newsletter about why you belong to GAPNA.
  • When new employees begin working at your facility, tell them how GAPNA can help them transition into their new role.
  • Share the benefits of GAPNA membership.
  • Forward GAPNA emails to your colleagues to let them know how much value they will get as a member.
  • Invite a prospective member to attend the Annual Conference with you.
  • Give a gift of GAPNA membership to your staff or colleague!

Campaign Details

  • Offer valid from May 1, 2019 until December 31, 2019.
  • Colleagues must be new to GAPNA or have not been a member for at least a year.
  • Applications must be submitted by December 31, 2019.
  • For eligibility, your name must be on the new member application form on the MEMBER GET A MEMBER REFERRAL – referred by: ” line.
  • Prizes must be redeemed within the calendar year. Free one-year GAPNA memberships will automatically be credited to your GAPNA Account.