NP Week

professional membershipNational Nurse Practitioner Week is held annually to celebrate these exceptional health care providers and to remind lawmakers of the importance of removing outdated barriers to practice so that NPs will be allowed to practice to the full extent of their experience and education.

2017 NP Week

National Nurse Practitioner Week 2017 was held November 12 – 18.

This special week offered numerous opportunities to bring recognition to the NP role and increase awareness of the exceptional care that NPs provide. The 2017 NP Resource Guide included a proclamation, sample news release, talking points, an NP fact sheet, community activities, media interview guide, posters, photos, guidelines for writing a letter to the editor and much more.

View the most recent proclamation map, which shows states that have received proclamations signed by their governor. Green indicates that a proclamation was signed, but AANP has not received a file. Blue indicates that a proclamation has not yet been signed.

Download the Resource Guide