MN-DONA provides the following benefits to its members:


  • District Meetings Held in 7 districts around the state, this is your chance to meet with DONs, ADONs, LALDs and other Nurse Leaders in your area to discuss current issues and share concerns. District map

  • Continuing Education Discounted Registration Fee for Spring Connection and Fall Conference (CEUs approved prior to the conferences by MN-BELTSS), and a free webinar in February and August.

  • Networking Ability to network with those that work in the same field and also exhibiting companies that provide the products and services you use.

  • Liaisons to APIC MN, LeadingAge of MN, Care Providers Regulatory, MN Center for Nursing, OHFC and other organizations.

  • Scholarships- MN-DONA's mission to promote leadership excellence through education is the catalyst for providing educational scholarships through funds raised by our Take a Chance on Education raffle, Fall Conference scholarships provided by MN-DONA sponsors, and a Personal Balance scholarship at the Spring Connection.

  • Job Postings Occasional job postings specifically catered toward nurse leaders are emailed to members.

  • Biannual edition of Focus, MN-DONA's online newsletter


Active membership fee is $150 for 1 year or $275 for 2 years. Your membership year begins from the date we receive your registration and is renewable on that anniversary date through MN-DONA.

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