Nancy Joyner, MS, CNS-BC, APRN, ACHPN


Nationally recognized consultant, speaker, educator and author. She is a self-employed Palliative Care Clinical Nurse Specialist and has gained extensive experience in serious illness, frailty, and end of life over 40 years with 26 years working as bedside nurse and 14 more years as an advanced practice nurse. Nancy is the subject matter expert for palliative care for UND’s Center for Rural Health’s Rural Community-Based Palliative Care project. She is an approved educator for the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association and a certified First Steps ACP Facilitator Instructor. Nancy has a BA degree in pre-medicine from Bemidji State University, and her BSN and MS in nursing from the University of North Dakota.