Become a KCACNL Member

Purchase an annual membership to the Kern County ACNL Chapter.

  • Support local aspiring nurses through scholarships and donation towards RN Explorers
  • Support humanitarianism through donation towards HELPS International and the enhancement of underprivileged individuals
  • Empower and acknowledge outstanding nursing in our community through our annual RN of the Year event
  • Continue your lifelong learning journey through monthly education by community experts, updates on nursing legislation, and through our biennial nursing symposium
  • Sharing of best practices in leadership, quality, patient safety and other key areas
  • Updates on key issues facing ACNL members on the state levels

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ACNL State Membership

ACNL offers many benefits for members.

  • Collective voice to impact the future of health care.
  • Repository of data and information to support development of business plans, public policy statements and evidence based practice.
  • Sharing of best practices in leadership, quality, patient safety and other key areas.
  • Wide range of sources to obtain up-to-date information and resources.
  • Website: up-to-date ACNL news and information, resources, registration for ACNL programs, job postings, and much more.
  • Toolkits: including Better Educated Workforce, Healthy Work Environment; Mentoring; Implementation of Color-Coded Wristbands.
  • ACNL's Online Newsletter: quarterly publication featuring in-depth articles about key subjects in nursing, healthcare and leadership.
  • News for Nurse Leaders: summary report of key issues facing ACNL members on the state and national levels.
  • E-mail Blasts: keeps you apprised of hot topics and ACNL news.
  • Regional Forums: meetings in geographical regions featuring ACNL issues and educational topics.
  • Chapter Meetings: focus on local community issues.
  • Discounted rate of $79.95 for subscription to Journal of Nursing Administration magazine (JONA -
  • A variety of networking venues for members to share expertise and learn from one other.
  • Annual Conference featuring nationally known presenters, cutting-edge information and key industry vendors.
  • An array of educational offerings designed to meet the needs of nurse leaders in various stages of the leadership continuum.
  • Discounts on ACNL programs and services. The more you use your membership, the more $$$ you'll save. Many ACNL members offset the entire cost of their membership while taking advantage of top notch programs and services.
  • Exclusive advance look at employment opportunities and job postings.

ACNL Membership Types