Membership

PADONA

Become a Member

Why PADONA?

Do you need peer support? Do you need educational programs? Do you know what is current in gerontology and regulatory compliance? Look no further. PADONA is your answer!

Membership to the Pennsylvania Association Directors of Nursing Administration/Long Term Care (PADONA) shall be available to any person/agency who is actively interested in fostering the development of Nursing Administration in Long Term Care.

Please fill out the application in its entirety and return a copy of the application along with your payment.

You can send the completed application form via fax to (856) 780-5149, via email at info@padona.com, or send a hard copy to:

Candace Jones
(856) 906-4428
6033 Liberty Drive
Groveland, FL 34736

Payment Options:

1. Download and complete out credit card authorization form.

2. Make check or money order payable to PADONA and mail to:
Candace Jones
6033 Liberty Drive
Groveland, FL 34736.

3. Click on the appropriate PayPal button below.

If you submit your payment via PayPal you still need to submit a completed application form. Failure to include the completed form will delay processing.

From a member

Being a new DON, these courses give me the why as to doing things I've been taught to do but never really explained why it had to be done.
Jimi Imm
Membership Areas

Our members are divided into three different areas based on county location. Click the button below to see a map and list of the areas.

Membership Benefits

Education

PADONA provides educational programs of high quality. Programs keep members aware of changes and developments in their distinguished profession. Where appropriate, programs will offer continuing education credits to Nurses and Nursing Home Administrators.​

Advocacy

Our purpose is to ensure quality care for the resident and the promotion of long term care. This includes consumer groups, regulatory agencies and the media.

News & Updates

We keep members informed of state and regional activities and provides timely articles relating to the field of nursing management and clinical issues in long term care.

Professional Support and Networking

Members represent a group of professionals who share common concerns, problems and solutions.

Leadership Training

PADONA members, through continuing educational programs, will be provided with management and leadership training programs.

Annual Convention

The Annual Convention offers valuable educational programs including exhibits representing the most up-to-date products, services and publications.

Scholarships

A scholarship program is available to provide funding for individuals interested in advancing their education.

Discount on Directed in Service

PADONA is a PA Department of Health approved provider of Directed in Service. We also provide continuing education credits for nurses.

Membership Levels

Primary Membership

$85.00 (2 Years $165.00)

Membership is available to any current or former Director of Nursing, Assistant Director of Nursing, or Consultant to nursing professionals in long term care who is interested in fostering the development of Nursing Administration in Long Term Care.

Associate Membership

$70.00 (2 Years $135.00)

Associate Membership is available to any professional involved in the long term health care field who is interested in supporting the goals and objectives of the organization (Activity Directors, Administrators, Inservice Coordinators / Directors of Staff Development, Medical Directors, Nursing Supervisors / Charge Nurses, Quality Assurance Directors, Social Services Directors, etc).

Agency Membership

$185.00 (2 Years $365.00)

Agency Membership is available to any professional company involved in the long term health care field who is interested in supporting the goals and objectives of the organization.

Facility Membership

$510.00 (10 members for 1 year)

Facility membership is available for up to 10 facility employed nursing professionals, which may include the Director of Nursing, Assistant Director of Nursing, Nurse Manager, and other nursing professionals interested in supporting the goals and objectives of this organization. Facility membership shall have no voting privileges. The facility membership may offer individual voting privileges for an additional membership fee

Retired Membership

$70.00 (2 Years $135.00)

Retired membership is available to any retired professional previously involved in Long Term Care who is interested in supporting the goals and objectives of this organization. Retired members shall have no voting privileges. This would include retired nurses who have resigned from a long term care management position but want to keep current on long term care changes and education

Have a Question?

Call or email us with any questions you might have.

Directed in Service
Candace McMullen
(814) 617-1435

Membership
Candace Jones
(856) 906-4428
Continuing Education
Sophie Campbell
(724) 601-7873

Free Consultation

Whether you are interested in becoming a member, exhibitor, sponsor, scholarship recipient, etc, we will answer all of your questions. Lets schedule your free consultation.

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