Wisconsin Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists

The purpose of the Wisconsin Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists (WIACNS) is for the education of the Clinical Nurse Specialists (CNSs) in Wisconsin through professional and relational activities in order to improve and develop the CNS field.

 

WIACNS Annual Conference was held on October 7, 2016
WIACNS would like to thank the following vendors and sponsors of the 2016 conference:


Alverno College of Nursing
Aurora Healthcare
Cardinal Health
Care Fusion
Children's Hospital of  WI
ConvaTec
Froedtert Hospital
Marquette University
PDI Healthcare
ProHealth Care
Smith and Nephew
St. Joseph's Hospital Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare
UWM College of Nursing
UW Health
Vitas Healthcare

WIACNS receives National Award in 2015

WIACNS has been named the 2015 Affiliate of the Year by the National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists (NACNS).  The award was presented to WIACNS at the NACNS National Conference March 5-7, 2015 in San Diego, CA. 

Note:   WIACNS has previously received the 2010 Affiliate of the Year Award. 

Please Note:
We are now using WebEx for general meetings & have a new conference phone number.

WIACNS General Meeting

Thursday, March 16, 2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Please note the time change.

Location: Aurora Medical Center - Summit
Room:  Draper Hall

36500 Aurora Drive
 Summit, WI 53066

Agenda:
3pm to 4pm Business Meeting
4pm to 5pm Education Session:
Project Presentations by CNS Students Angie Hein & Therese Moynihan

Note:  Members may attend in person or join by either WebEx or phone.

To Join WebEx Meeting:
Meeting Number:  744 604 939

Host Key:  409530

To Join by Phone:
Call 866-685-4012 (toll free) and enter Conference Code:  483 025 1706

For agenda, click here.
For directions, click here.

WIACNS Steering Committee Meeting

Thursday, April 20, 2017
8:30am to 9:30am

By Teleconference only!
Call 866-685-4012 (toll free) and enter conference code 483 025 1706

Note: All members, interested CNS' and CNS students are welcome to attend and participate in Steering Committee Meetings.

Future WIACNS General Meeting

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Time &Location: TBA

Note:  Members may attend in person or join by either WebEx or phone.

To Join WebEx Meeting:
Meeting Number:  744 604 939

Host Key:  409530

To Join by Phone:
Call 866-685-4012 (toll free) and enter Conference Code:  483 025 1706

 

For agenda, click here.
For directions, click here.

WIACNS Members:
Be informed and help us to support the passage of the APRN Uniformity Act in Wisconsin.  View these documents and use them as tools to talk to your organizational leaders, specialty groups within your organization (medical and surgical groups,) and nursing specialty professional associations.  Ask them to write a letter of support for the APRN uniformity act and forward it to theyse@rr.wi.com

Thank you.

Advocacy Toolkit for APRN Uniformity Act.pdf Advocacy Toolkit for APRN Uniformity Act.pdf
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APRN Uniformity Act Summary.pdf APRN Uniformity Act Summary.pdf
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APRN Uniformity Act Talking Points.pdf APRN Uniformity Act Talking Points.pdf
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President Pam Konrath Email Me
President-Elect Joann Archer
Past President Amy Driscoll
Treasurer Eileen Tuschl Email Me
Secretary Amy Davis Email Me
Legislative Liaison Tim Heyse Email Me

Current WIACNS Officers

 

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