An Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) can be delineated from other areas of nursing practice by the additional legislative functions and regulatory requirements of the nurse practitioner endorsement. These requirements include a prescribed educational level, a specified advanced nursing practice experience; and continuing professional development.
Australian College of Nurse Practitioners (ACNP) is the national peak body for nurse practitioners and advanced practice nurses in Australia.
We have two categories of membership:
Full Member for AHPRA-endorsed Nurse Practitioners $230 inc gst per year
Associate Member for Registered Nurses, Advanced Practice Registered Nurses, Medical Professionals, Allied Health Professionals, Academics, Students and others $180 inc gst per year
Some of the benefits of membership include: