AK Nurses Assn.
Integrity Advocacy Professionalism Representation Empowerment

The mission of the Alaska Nurses Association is to advance and support the profession of nursing in Alaska. We are a voice for and represent over 7,000 nurses across the entire state of Alaska.
Learn More »


Find local Jobs
Download the AaNA Membership Form 


Alaska Nurses Association News   RSS Feed

The STD Update, presented by the Seattle STD/HIV Prevention Training Center will be held in Anchorage on May 22 & 23 from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm. This STD Update course provides participants with training the most recent advancements in the epidemiology, diagnosis and management of viral and baterial STDs and has an optional clinical practicum. 13.5 contact hours will be awarded. Please see the attached flyer or visit www.seattlestdhivptc.org for more information and to register for this event!  [Read More... ]


This is notification of a new Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) loan repayment & direct incentive opportunity for selected healthcare practitioners in state fiscal year 2013 and onward. This notice regards Alaska’s SHARP program, now in its third year of operation by the State of Alaska, the purpose of which is to recruit and retain healthcare professionals to serve in DHSS-designated healthcare service shortage areas in exchange for the repayment of qualifying education loans &/or payment of direct incentive, pursuant to a signed SHARP memorandum of agreement with the State of Alaska.   [Read More... ]

Posted in News.    

FYI, attached is an announcement from the Office of Civil Rights and the Department of Health Human Services regarding the interface between HIPPA privacy rules and reporting someone who is a danger to themselves and others.

Posted in News.    

Join us for the February 7, 2013 OEM Grand Rounds!

  Chromosome 5 and 7 Abnormalities in Oncology Personnel Handling Anti-cancer Drugs
Melissa McDiarmid, MD, MPH, DABT

Posted in News.    

Wear Red February 1st--  Send photos of you and co-workers wearing RED for publication in the Alaska Nurse email to aknurse@aknurse.org

For the second year Alaska Nurses Association supports the Alaska Heart Run and Walk.  [Read More... ]

All members welcome to join the Board of Directors meeting. We will be reviewing and taking comment on the Hearing procedure passed by the 2012 BOD  [Read More... ]

All members of one of the collective bargaining units welcome to join your elected leaders of the AaNA Labor Council  [Read More... ]

Posted in News.    

2013 AK Legislative Session begins Jan. 15th

Join the AaNA Legislative Committee, give input and assist with efforts related to pertinent legislation for nurses and our practice.  [Read More... ]

Posted in News.    

CALLING ALL MEMBERS.....AaNA needs you!!!

Please consider placing your name or the name of a fellow member ( with their consent of course) as a candidate for one of the AaNA Board of Directors Leadership positions for the current openings:
Rural Director
Staff Nurse Director
Two (2) Directors at Large  [Read More... ]

  <<   1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22   >>
Alaska Nurses Association  •  3701 E Tudor Road, Suite 208,  Anchorage AK 99507  •  Phone: 907-274-0827 Fax: 907-272-0292  •  Contact Us