NIAA is for anyone interested in nursing informatics.
This may include individuals:
- Interested or working in nursing informatics
- Working with clinical information systems, nursing workload systems, etc
- Responsible for managing or leading projects related to health/nursing informatics
- Interested in networking with other individuals in nursing informatics
- Teaching nursing informatics
- Interested in developing standards for nursing informatics
- Interested in better understanding nursing informatics
Do I need to be a Registered Nurse to join NIAA?
No, we welcome all individuals interested in health informatics and eHealth.
If you are NOT a member of the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA), you are welcome to participate as an Associate Member.
Regular membership: Open to all RNs, RPNs and NPs registered and in good standing with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA) and to retired Registered Nurses previously registered with CARNA, who pay the annual membership.
Associate membership: Open to all others who are interested and/or employed in a healthcare informatics related field in Alberta who pay the annual membership due and register online. Associate members are not eligible to vote on matters of the association, but otherwise retain all rights and privileges of regular members.
Membership is FREE for 2016-2017 year! NIAA. Many of NIAA current activities do not require a lot funding (e.g webinars, newsletters, social media feeds, etc.). Our priority this year is to encourage as much new membership and renewals as possible.
For members, to apply please complete our online registration form below.
Current members renewing from the previous year, we ask that you also complete our online registration form.
If you have paid a membership fee for 2016-2017, please contact us for a refund. We will also be reaching out to members that have paid for the 2016-2017 year about their refunds.
While the majority of our activities will remain free of charge, there may be special events requiring an event fee to participate.
Please complete the following NIAA Online Registration Form (Section A)