The Alabama Association of Nursing Students , AANS, is a constituent of the National Student Nurses Association (NSNA). NSNA is a non-profit organization for students enrolled in pre-nursing, associate, baccalaureate, diploma, and generic graduate nursing programs. The organization has more than 60,0000 members. NSNA and AANS are dedicated to fostering the professional development of nursing students. The mission of NSNA which extends to AANS is to: Bring together students preparing for initial licensure as a registered nurses, as well as those enrolled in the baccalaureate completion programs. Convey the standards and ethics of the nursing profession. Promote development of the skills that students will need as responsible and accountable members of the nursing profession. Advocate for high quality, evidence-based, affordable, and accessible health care. Advocate for and contribute to advances in nursing education. Develop nursing students who are prepared to lead the profession in the future.
Becoming a NSNA member today will connect you with a community that understands and can connect on the same level. It is hard for family and friends to understand the struggle of being a nursing student. We offer conventions on the state and national level as a way to connect with other nursing students and vendors with ample opportunities. Joining today will connect you with the opportunities that are available at conventions.
There are other benefits to joining today as well. NSNA members are offered discounts on many amenities like books, study materials, apparel, NCLEX reviews, and most importantly they offer Health and Liability insurance. You can download the brochure HERE.
Joining today will connect you with all the endless possibilities that NSNA and AANS offers.