Membership Level Details. If you have a change in your level, you can change it in your profile. You do NOT need to create a new profile.
Regular Membership Regular Membership will consist of any current or formerly employed local public health nurses, community health nurses working as public health nurses or visiting nurses working as public health nurses. Regular members are entitled to all benefits of membership.
Associate Membership. Associate Membership is available nurses who desire to join and support the Association but do not meet the requirements of regular membership. Affiliated nursing groups include school health, occupational health, or nurses practicing at the state, national levels. Associate members may not vote or be a representative on the Board of Directors.
Student Membership Student Membership is available to nursing students enrolled in a professional degree-seeking nursing program. Qualifying students are taking 6 credit hours [undergraduate] or 3 credit hours [graduate/postgraduate] per semester. Academic / Student members may not vote or be a representative on the Board of Directors.
Retired Membership. The Retired Membership is for nurses who have retired from the specialty of public health nursing as described in the Regular Membership but no longer derives income from public health nursing employment