• CoronaCoronavirus (COVID-19) Resources

    In an effort to support our members with the most updated information on COVID-19 we developed this resource page to easily access current CDC information and other resources to assist you professionally and personally.

    We will continue to update this page with more information as it becomes available and welcome your input as we navigate through this situation. As health care professionals it is our job to educate our patients and families on prevention and the what to do if someone is symptomatic.

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  • Clinical Care OptionsNew for GAPNA members: Clinical Care Options

    GAPNA has partnered with a Clinical Care Options to offer an ongoing series of free CNE programs available to GAPNA members. "Diagnosis, Classification and Treatment of Heart Failure in Older Adults" is the latest program offered.

    In this interactive Webcast, expert faculty review the challenges of managing older adults with HF, including diagnosis, staging, and developing individualized management plans.

    Find out about it!

  • GAPNA 2020 National President Deborah Dunn, EdD, MSN, GNP-BC, ACNS-BC, GS-C interviews Dr. Ron Billano Ordona, DNP, FNP-BC about providing home-based primary care during COVID 19.

    "Facing Forward: Providing Home-based Primary Care during COVID 19"


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Lonhala Magnair

Chicagoland

Educational Events Held

by Karla W. Anderson

Our quarterly meeting on February 15, 2018, featured clinical nurse specialist and Chapter Treasurer Denise Wilson, APN, who presented an informative program on “Care of Patients with Ventricular Assistive Devices.”

Members were treated to 1 contact hour courtesy of the affiliate. Our annual dinner banquet was held May 2 at Francesca’s Fiore. The guest speaker was Dr. Mark Watson from Seasons Hospice Medical Group who discussed advanced directives.

CGAPN is celebrating its 20th Anniversary as a chapter in 2018 and plans are underway to commemorate this occasion.

Karla W. Anderson, APN, FNP-BC
kandwag5@aol.com

Plan your trip to the nation’s capital during GAPNA’s Annual Conference, September 26-29, 2018 by checking out all the things to do, places to eat, and ways to have fun.

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