Your experience and enthusiasm are the foundation for the remarkable work that is being done by this Chapter. The NW NGNA is dedicated to the clinical care of older adults across diverse care settings through the effective building of strong local and national networks between clinicians, educators, researchers, and students. This opportunity brings with it the chance to further build associations and enhance leadership skills. Consider joining a committee! The NW NGNA has leadership opportunities available.
President- elect and Treasurer positions still available.
Ways to get involved are listed here. Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org indicating your interest.
The 2nd Annual NW NGNA Scholarship Gala and Silent Auction: “Multicultural Perspectives in Health Aging” was a success! Thank you to all who participated and enjoyed the celebration!
We are very excited about the next NW NGNA Member Recognition Meeting
Thursday, November 19th
6-6:30 p.m. Networking and light dinner
6:30-7:45 p.m. Celebration of membership
Our host will be The Lakeshore - Era Living
11448 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA
This meeting is a chance for all of us to come together as an organization
and celebrate our successes over the past year!
Please come and say thank you to our outgoing board members
and welcome our new board members!
Learn about opportunities to become involved
and provide input into the chapter activities for the next year.
Attendance is FREE and open to all Nurses, NAC’s and Nursing Students working with older adults.
3rd Thursday of odd months
from 6 - 8:30 p.m.
Our scholarships are offered as part of our mission to promote quality care for the older adult by enhancing the professionalism of the gerontological healthcare worker through collaboration and education.
Awards: Scholarships will be awarded to fund a specific professional development activity that supports nursing care of older adults happening between September 1, 2015 to November 1, 2016.
Each scholarship also includes a one year membership in the NW NGNA.
Funding can be used for:
$300 Nursing Student Scholarship: Open to any person living in Washington state who is enrolled in an accredited nursing educational program at the time of application deadline e.g., nursing assistants, pre-requisites for any level nursing program, ADN, BSN, MN, MSN, CNS, DNP, and PhD.
$300 Nursing Professional Scholarship: Open to anyone living in Washington state who is working as a nurse or nursing assistant in any care setting.
Submit the online application by 11:59 pm,
on Tuesday December 1, 2015
Scholarship winners will be announced by December 15, 2015. Winners will plan to attend the annual scholarship gala to be recognized. Gala date TBD for 2016.