Working towards optimal health for all older adults

National Hartford Center of Gerontological Nursing Excellence

Welcome to NHCGNE

NHCGNE is a 501(c)3 organization whose mission is to enhance and sustain the capacity and competency of nurses to provide quality care to older adults.

We build upon the legacy of The John A. Hartford Foundation, which represents the gold standard of excellence in gerontology. Join us for the opportunity to build your institution into a gerontological nursing powerhouse.

NHCGNE is a specialty organization dedicated to optimal health and quality of life for older adults.

International SIG is looking for members

The NHCGNE International SIG is looking for members. Members of this active group exchange ideas and develop goals and strategies for creating international engagement. 

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NHCGNE Distinguished Educator Program

Thank you to all who applied! You will be notified in late August of your application status. 

October 26 - 28, 2021

Save the Date! NHCGNE 2021 Leadership Conference

Registration is Now Open! Early Bird pricing ends September 23, 2021!
New Member Benefit!!!
NHCGNE has entered a partnership with Springer Publishing. NHCGNE members will now receive a 35% discount on Springer Publication Books. This is a great opportunity for our members. Login to access the discount code! Questions? Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Welcome to NHCGNE
Support from the John A. Hartford Foundation ended in 2016. In our commitment to continue the legacy of these generous years of funding, which provided the impetus for the ascendance of the discipline of gerontologic nursing, NHCGNE is spearheading a fundraising campaign to continue to support operations of the NHCGNE. Your gift will ensure our parents, grandparents and loved ones all get the very best, researched-based gerontological nursing care available.