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March 2, 2015

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


February 25, 2015

AACN Releases New Talking Points on RN Workforce Projections through 2025

AACN has developed a set of talking points to help outline the HRSA report’s projections focused on the RN population while underscoring the need to focus future workforce growth on addressing the shortage of baccalaureate- and graduate-prepared nurses.


January 23, 2015

Khan Academy Seeks New Healthcare Content Creators

Khan Academy is looking for faculty and students who have a deep understanding of healthcare content, have great intuition for how students like to learn, and are available to work on a part-time contract basis as content creators.


December 4, 2014

AACN, Jonas Center, & Khan Academy to Produce New Learning Resources

Jonas Center for Nursing and Veterans Healthcare (Jonas Center), Khan Academy, and AACN today announced the continuation of a groundbreaking partnership to produce innovative, online healthcare content for a global audience of faculty, students, practitioners, and consumers.


October 28, 2014

AACN Releases Findings from National Study on the Practice Doctorate

AACN released findings from a national study conducted by the RAND Corporation, which examined the progress made by nursing schools in transitioning to the practice doctorate – a solution advanced 10 years ago to better meet the healthcare needs of the nation. The report authors found near universal agreement among nurse educators about the value of the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree in preparing individuals for advanced nursing practice.


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