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  • Future Nurse Leader Award

    Fall 2017 Future Nursing Leader Awards

    This month, the Mentorship Committee selected 5 recipients of the WNA Future Nursing Leader Award. The award recognizes outstanding students who embody the ethics and values of nursing and exemplary leadership qualities. It is given out twice a year to graduating prelicensure students from the Spring and Fall semesters at

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  • 2017 WNA Election Results

    Board of Directors’ President Linda Gobis Oshkosh Board of Directors’ Treasurer Pam Sanberg Williams Bay Board of Directors’ APRN Representative Lisa Pisney La Crosse Board Director-at-Large Tiffany Barta Milwaukee ANA Membership Assembly Representative Neal Cragg Madison Gail Hanson Brenner Eau Claire Maggie Wolf Madison Tri-Council Gail Hanson Brenner Eau Claire

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  • APRN Modernization Act Logo

    APRN Modernization Act Moving Forward

    WNA and other statewide associations representing Advanced Practice Registered Nurses in Wisconsin have formed the Wisconsin APRN Coalition and are pleased to support the APRN Modernization Act – LRB 1538/P4 authored by Senator Devin LeMahieu, and Representative Mike Rohrkaste. Currently the legislative draft is circulating for co-sponsorship. The APRN Modernization

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  • Nurse Licensure Compact - Unlocking Access to Nursing Care Across the Nation

    eNurse Licensure Compact Update

    The Assembly Health Committee held a public hearing on AB 500 on September 27, 2017. Testifying in support of the legislation was the Assembly Bill Sponsor Nancy VanderMeer, Sheryl Krause, Chairperson of the Board of Nursing, representatives from the Wisconsin Hospital Association and Gina Dennik-Champion, WNA Executive Director. All of

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  • WNA Proposed Bylaws and Reference Reports for Membership Assembly

    There are proposed bylaws that will be discussed and voted on at the WNA Annual meeting.  Review these here. WNA Membership Assembly Dialogue Forum Topics will discuss three topics on Friday, October 20, 2017. There are three topics that will be discussed followed by recommendations that will be presented by

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