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, and research for the care of patients with rheumatic diseases.

Upcoming Events

RNS Dinner Series - Rheum for You
Advocacy Experience Day - October 17, 2019
2019 DCRF - October 18-19
RNS Dinner Series - PsA
PCRF 2020 - February 7-8
2020 RNS Conference - August 5-8, 2020

Learning Center

1.0-hour CME/CE Online Program
What does a national survey of rheumatologists and dermatologists tell us about psoriatic arthritis (PsA) care, and how can we improve? In 2018, a...
3.30 CNE / 2.50 Pharm
This issue of Rheumatology Nurse Practice will explore the growing base of knowledge regarding the pathophysiology of RA and how new agents being developed...
Up to 1.5 CNE Contact Hours
The Rheumatology Nurses Society and Haymarket Medical Education present: Immunotherapy-Induced Rheumatic Diseases: Managing the Intersection of Rheumatology and Oncology Instructions To obtain credit, a...
3.10 CNE / 2.50 Pharm
In this issue of Rheumatology Nurse Practice, we explore the options available to measure and track disease activity levels in patients with psoriatic arthritis...

Recent Posts

Taking a Different Bite Into the Telemedicine Debate

Ten years ago, our office had not even implemented an electronic health record (EHR) system, let alone started to think about telemedicine and its potential […]
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Giving Our Patients’ Lives Some Normalcy Through Telemedicine

As I sit here to write this article in a very Zen-like environment, gazing at the ocean being warmed by the sun, it makes me […]
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Updated Second Edition of Scope & Standards of Practice in Rheumatology Nursing

Sarasota, FL – The joint RNS–American Nurses Association (ANA) publication, the second edition of Rheumatology Nursing: Scope & Standards of Practice is a comprehensive and […]
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