Links to other Organizations

Important Contact Resources for NPs


Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) 

American Association of Critical Care Nurses

American Association of Occupation Health Nurses

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)  to submit stories and personal experiences with federal barriers to practice.  We urge you to share your stories with us as they help to create a compelling narrative on Capitol Hill

American Association of Colleges of Nursing

American Holistic Nurses Association (AHNA)

American Nurses Association (ANA)

American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA)

Association for Women’s Health, OB and Neonatal Nurses
American College of Nurse Midwives

Consumer Safety


Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association(GAPNA)

National Association of Neonatal Nurses (NANN)

National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties(NONPF)

National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP)

National Association of School Nurses (NASN)

National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN)

Nursing Organizations Alliance (The Alliance)

Nurse Practitioner Associates for Continuing Education (NPACE)

Nurses Organization of Veterans Affairs (NOVA)

Oncology Nurses Society (ONS)

Uniformed Nurse Practitioner Association (UNPA) Telephone /Fax: (800) 759-2881


American College of Nurse-Midwives – Maryland Chapter

Certified Nurse Midwives (Maryland) Telephone: (410) 522-9852

Local MD NAPNAP chapter

Maryland Academy of Advanced Practice Clinicians

Maryland Assembly of School-Based Health Clinics (MASBHC)  Telephone 410-235-5807

Maryland Association of Nurse Anesthetists

Maryland Board of Nursing (MBON)

Maryland Hospital Association  :

Maryland Nurses Association (MNA)

Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Maryland Health Care Commission

Maryland Insurance Administration

Maryland State Board of Nursing


These are just a few of the resources available to Nurse Practitioners. For more resources and helpful information for Nurse Practitioners, you may click here to NPAM website to purchase  Pathway to Practice:  A Guidebook for  Nurse Practitioners  in Maryland from the NPAM store. This reference book will provide all the information NPs will need to know about how to get a license, write a letter of agreement, obtain malpractice information, reimbursement issues and prescribing drugs and much more.