HPNA Member Benefits

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Membership in the premier professional association for hospice and palliative care nurses provides unparalleled advantages, value, and support for your practice. Browse the essential benefits of membership with the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association (HPNA) below.

Advance Your Career

  • HPCC Certification discounts
  • Earn free NCPD hours
    • Choose from a library of over 60 free courses that offer continuing education credit.
  • HPNA Career Center
    • Browse thousands of open positions and apply for your dream job.
    • Improve your resume, references, and brush up on top interview tips.
  • Become a Leader
    • Build, develop, enhance and grow your leadership impact with free eLearning resources.

Stay Current

  • HPNA Publications
    • Journal of Hospice & Palliative Nursing (JHPN) – complimentary online access to the number one journal in hospice and palliative nursing.Journal of Hospice & Palliative Medicine (JPM) – discounted subscription fee.SmartBrief – hospice and palliative nursing industry eNewsletter delivered to your inbox every Tuesday.HPNA Happenings – Weekly member eNewsletter
    • Palliative Perspectives Podcast – The official podcast of HPNA. New episodes released frequently.

Save Money and Time

  • HPCC Certification discounts
    • ACHPN® – Save $145 on initial certification and $145 on renewal
    • CHPN® – Save $130 on initial certification and $140 on renewal
    • CHPPN® – Save $130 on initial certification and $140 on renewal
    • CHPLN® – Save $105 on initial certification and $115 on renewal
    • CHPNA® – Save $50 on initial certification and $50 on renewal
    • APHSW-C – Save $130 on initial certification and $140 on renewal
  • Discounts on HPNA events and conferences
    • HPNA members save an average of $150 on registration for HPNA-sponsored events and conferences..
  • Discount on HPNA educational resources
    • HPNA members save big when purchasing eLearning resources, textbooks, and more from our store.
  • Obtain all of your required NCPD hours for free, in one spot.

Network and Connect with Peers

  • HPNA Mentor Match Program
    • Find your mentor or mentee with this unique online networking and career development tool.
  • Special Interest Groups (SIGs)
  • Members-Only Online Community
    • Build connections in the HPNA Community – a members-only section of the website.
  • Discussion Forums
  • HPNA Conferences and Events
  • Local Chapters
    • Connect with colleagues and peers in your area by joining a local HPNA chapter.

Make Your Voice Heard

  • HPNA works for you on the national level
    • Federal lobbying on issues important to hospice and palliative care nursing.
  • Strengthening the profession of hospice and palliative nursing
    • Participate in member surveys that provide an opportunity for you to showcase your thoughts and ideas.
    • Join grassroots advocacy efforts.
  • Advocacy Action Center
    • Take action quickly on important issues impacting hospice and palliative nursing.
  • State Ambassador Program
    • Volunteer opportunities to lead advocacy efforts in your area.