Become a Member

How do I join?

CONA is an organization of concerned nurses and other health care professionals who are involved in the field of orthopaedics.

It's easy to join! Choose either of two ways:

Register Online

Click here to register online and follow the instructions

Application Form

Click here to print the Membership application form. Complete the form and mail your cheque to:

Guillaine Anderson
7714 - 80 ave
Edmonton, Alberta
T6C 0S4

What is the cost to join?

  • $100.00 per year for registered nurses, licensed practical nurses and registered practical nurses.
  • $75.00 per year for other members of the medical profession.
  • $50.00 pr year for those working towards their INITIAL licensure
  • $35.00 per year for retired members.
  • Memberships run from June 1 to May 31.

Why join?

  • To receive discounted rates to CONA local and national events.
  • 50% Discounted Online Subscription to Orthopaedic Nursing Information to subscribe is on the members section of the website. 
  • 40% Discount on Annual Subscription to the International Journal of Orthopaedic & Trauma Nursing. Information on how to subscribe is on the members section of the website.
  • 25% Discount on NAON Online Orthopaedic Review Course. Information to purchase is on the members section of the website.
  • To encourage professional growth and development by attending monthly education sessions pertaining to orthopaedic issues.
  • To share ideas and knowledge of advances in the treatment and rehabilitation of orthopaedic patients; locally, provincially, nationally and internationally.
  • To participate in a local chapter event and or host a national conference.
  • To receive Orthoscope, our national newsletter informing you of current happenings in orthopaedic nursing.
  • To have a voice in the changing and challenging environment of orthopaedic nursing.
  • To benefit from the alliances and friendships formed by networking with other individuals involved in orthopaedic nursing.
  • To qualify for CONA Awards.
  • Because we have a lot of fun!

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