Whether you are an experienced nurse or are preparing to graduate nursing school, joining LSNA is a guaranteed career enhancer. LSNA membership and benefits are available for RNs, LPNs, and supporters of the nursing profession.
- Increase your stature and recognition in the nursing profession
- Network with peers and mentors
- Advocate for nurses’ rights in Louisiana and around the country
- Take advantage of discounts and other monetary benefits
- Access the people and movements that affect the way you work
- Large majority of our members are dual members of LSNA and ANA and enjoy additional benefits
It really is who you know. Networking is proven to be the fastest way to advance your career. Nursing students should begin networking early to maximize their opportunities throughout their careers. But it’s never too late to network, no matter what stage of you’re career you’re in. LSNA members have more access to peers and mentors than in any other member organization in Louiisiana.
- Enhanced resume with professional association
- Network with colleagues at local, state, and national levels
- Advance your leadership skills and credentials
- Access job openings through the ASNA/ANA career center
- Receive timely and trending nursing news
- Earn recognition and awards
- Get experience from an LSNA mentor or become a mentor, yourself!
Unity creates strength. That’s why as the largest and most influential nursing organization in Louisiana we advocate for nurses and the voices of our members in Louisiana and throughout the nation. Together, we can advance the professional standards that affect hospital policies and the patients who are treated each day. Every LSNA member has a voice through our efforts.
- LSNA Annual Convention (House of Delegates)
- Nurses Day at the Louisiana Capitol
- Two LSNA Lobbyists at the Louisiana Legislature
- LSNA officers meet with US Congressmen in DC
- Frequent updates on state and national issues
- Members serve on state and national policy councils
- District service projects and activities
- Exclusive professional webinars for members
- Leadership Academy with top professionals
See the list of saving below and learn how being an Louisiana State Nurses Association member pays for itself!
- ANCC Certification in 25 specialties
- ANCC Review/Resource Manuals
- Insurance Plans
- Avis Budget Car Rental
- Crocs Shoes
- Dell Computers
- Lands’ End Merchandise