Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners

Not Just Healthcare, Exceptional Care

Who We Are


To serve as Louisiana's lead nurse practitioner organization in continuing education, membership resources, state and federal legislative efforts and to promote a community commitment of excellence in nurse practitioner practice.


The vision of LANP shall be to advance, support, educate and promote nurse practitioners in the State of Louisiana.


It is the responsibility of the board of the Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners to determine and advance the mission of the organization. During the strategic planning retreat, the board reviews, affirms or updates these goals to include a three to five year plan of action. The strategic planning retreat is held on an annual basis to update organizational activities to accurately reflect the needs and progress of LANP.

The six goal focus areas:
  • Education
  • Health Policy
  • Marketing
  • Organizational
  • Leadership
  • Membership