2021 RNS Virtual Spring Summit - April 22-24, 2021 Register for our Spring Summit  Members attend at no cost! Learn and Engage Virtually Earn up to 8.75 continuing education contact hours, including 1.0 pharmacotherapeutic contact hour. PAs can earn up to 8.75 AAPA Category 1 CME credit. Register Today  Registration is open for our annual conference. Don't miss out on this incredible multi‑day, evidence‑based continuing education, and networking experience! Take the Courses Enduring Content: 2020 RNS Virtual Conference Earn up to 2.5 continuing nursing contact hours, as well as 2.0 pharmacotherapeutic hours ANCC - Accredited Provider with Distinction Seal of Approval The Rheumatology Nurses Society was recently awarded Accreditation with Distinction, the highest recognition awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Accreditation Program. Learn More 

Who we are

The Rheumatology Nurses Society (RNS) is a non-profit professional nursing and advanced practice provider (APP) organization representing registered nurses (RNs), nurse practitioners (NPs), physician assistants (PAs), and other healthcare professionals who are engaged in clinical practice, education, research, and advocacy for the care of adult and pediatric patients with rheumatic diseases.

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