Graduate Nursing Admissions Professionals (GNAP) Conference Sheraton Downtown, Phoenix, AZ
Hot Issues Conference Bally’s Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV
Nursing Advancement Professionals (NAP) Conference Hyatt Regency San Antonio, San Antonio, TX
Business Officers of Nursing Schools (BONUS) Meeting W San Diego Hotel, San Diego, CA
Summer Seminar Stoweflake Mountain Resort, Stowe, VT
NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
APRN Clinical Training Task Force Report Brief The Board of Directors of AACN convened a task force to offer recommendations on re-envisioning APRN clinical education with a focus on advancing new strategies and models to prepare the growing number of APRNs needed to address current and evolving healthcare needs. Chief recommendations and action steps in the task force’s final report include...
CNC Announces Second Annual Certified Clinical Nurse Leader Day The Commission on Nurse Certification (CNC) announced the second annual celebration of the Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) certification. Certified CNL® Day —which will be observed on March 19— recognizes nurse professionals around the country who have advanced their careers by earning the CNL credential. Certified CNL® Day coincides with Certified Nurses Day™ a day set aside to honor certified nurses worldwide who make significant contributions to improving patient outcomes.
High Ranking Appointment for Dr. Mary Wakefield AACN is thrilled to report that Mary Wakefield, PhD, RN, FAAN, Administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration, has just been appointed as Acting Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
New AACN Data Confirm Enrollment Surge in Schools of Nursing According to new data released today by AACN, enrollment in baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral nursing programs increased last year as more nurses answered the call to achieve higher levels of education.
AACN Awards CNL Visionary Leader and Vanguard Awards AACN is pleased to announce that Nancy Hilton, Chief Nursing Officer from St. Lucie Medical Center in Florida, is the recipient of the 2015 CNL Visionary Leader Award. The highest honor presented by AACN to practice leaders making significant contributions to advancing the Clinical Nurse Lead
HIGHLIGHTED SCHOLARSHIP WINNER
The Johnson & Johnson/AACN Minority Nurse Faculty Scholars program supports graduate nursing students aspiring to be future faculty. Meet the winners and read more...