Register at no cost  RNS Live Webinar: Dear Diary... Unlocking the Secrets to Better Care of Patients with Psoriatic Arthritis We invite you to a complimentary virtual live webinar on understanding Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA) from the patients’ perspective. Learn the in-depth realities of patients navigating through the complications of PsA. Join the RNS for an accredited, interactive, educational program—including live peer discussions—created from case studies and experiences of real patients. Register Today  RNS Pacific Coast Rheumatology Forum Virtual PCRF2021 OnDemand Earn up to 8.0 continuing nursing contact hours, with 1.5 pharmacotherapeutic hours, or 8.0 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 

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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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Doing Some Detective Work to Find the Right Diagnosis

Some days in our rheumatology clinic, our staff feels like a detective agency. We need to work together and examine all of the clues before […]
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The Importance of Persistence

As we all know, psoriatic arthritis (PsA) is often a challenging disease to diagnose. Physical exam findings are not often definitive. Lab results are rarely […]
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Diagnostic Hurdles, Hoops, and Hindsight

If you ask any psoriatic arthritis (PsA) patient about the path to their diagnosis, you’d better grab a cup of coffee and get comfortable. Chances […]
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