The RNS Membership includes registered nurses (RNs) and advanced practice providers (APPs) including nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) seeking to develop knowledge in their field, learn up-to-date patient care, and gain access to a wide range of engaging accredited events. The RNS supplies the educational material necessary for the growing success as a healthcare provider. The RNS bridges the gap between rheumatology healthcare professional and patient education, equipping each person with valuable local and national networking opportunities and resources for the benefit of the patient, family, and community. 

Membership Benefits

Benefit Guest Member
Access to evidence-based educational activities and our video resource library
Copies of publications such as Rheumatology Nurse Practice (RNP) and Healio Rheumatology
Monthly emails including the NewsRheum and the RNS Advocate
Access to continuing education (CE) activities
Admission to Chapters and Networking Events
For more information contact the chapter development team at
Access to the Members only Tool Kit
Participation in RNS committees
Opportunities to apply to the RNS Speakers Bureau
Presentation and Survey Cohort Opportunities
Participation in important research initiatives such as Abstracts and Posters
Provide testimonies at State and Federal Advocacy Levels
Partake in Advocacy Opportunities
For more information email the Advocacy Team at
Copies of the “Handling the Hard Questions” Pocket Guides
Discounts to RNS Events including the Annual Conference
Complimentary copy of the “Heroes of Caring book with a 2-Year Membership purchase
Free shipping to all US and Canada mailing addresses. International members must contact customer service to obtain shipping rates and their complimentary copies.
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