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As a member of the California Association for Nurse Practitioners (CANP), you have a platform to further enrich the rewarding nature of your profession. Connect, advocate, learn and celebrate alongside thousands of CANP members statewide.
The challenges of being an NP are as unique as you. Share your personal success stories with other nurse practitioners and find inspiration from a supportive network of peers.
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You do amazing work every day. Stay sharp and advance your practice with unique access to CANP events, continuing education programs, legal advice, professional discounts and so much more — so you can continue to be the master of amazing.
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This is where they intersect.
46th Annual Educational Conference
March 19–21, 2024
Disneyland Hotel | Anaheim
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Connections is CANP’s monthly electronic newsletter, combining information about NP practice issues, news about important Association developments, and other topics of interest.
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The California Association for Nurse Practitioners (CANP) provides a forum and unifying voice for more than 30,000 nurse practitioners statewide, often joining forces with other state and national organizations, to advance the profession and bridge health care needs. As the only association solely dedicated to advocating for nurse practitioners in California, we work to protect and expand the critical roles filled by NPs. As a conduit of information, we foster the dissemination of ideas, advice and standards of practice.
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