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Date: February 19, 2013
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 Pm (ET)

Webinar Overview

The Scope and Standards of Nursing Practice form the foundation of professional nursing practice. It is essential that these standards be used to guide all practice decisions in a reformed health care system and future expanded roles in nursing.  During this webinar Drs O’Sullivan and White will discuss specific standards of professional nursing practice and the application of these standards to education.

Webinar Speakers

Ann O'Sullivan Ann O'Sullivan, MS, RN, CNE, NE-BC

Ms. O'Sullivan is an assistant dean and associate professor at Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing.  She was chairperson of the ANA work group that revised the national Nursing Scope and Standards of Practice. She is a nationally certified Nurse Executive and Nurse Educator. She holds Master and Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees from Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL. O’Sullivan won the Nurse Educator of the Year Award from the Illinois Nurses Association in 1999 and the Anne Zimmerman Honorary member award in 2007. O’Sullivan previously served as a member of the Illinois Governor’s Task Force on Patient Safety.

Kathleen White Kathleen M. White, PhD, RN, CEA-BC, FAAN

Dr. White is an associate professor at Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing. Dr. White previously served as a Senior Advisor to the Office of Workforce Policy and Performance Management with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration. She also maintains a faculty practice appointment at Howard County General Hospital where she serves as nurse research liaison focusing on evidence-based practice initiatives. Dr. White's numerous practice leadership roles include consulting with Parkway Group Healthcare in Singapore and the primary healthcare reform project in Armenia.

Webinar Recording

AACN Member Faculty Recording

If you are a member of the AACN Collaboration Community, use the AACN Member Recording link to view this webinar. Please contact Courtney Geanetta, Faculty Programs Coordinator, at cgeanetta@aacn.nche.edu for to the community.

Registration for Non-Member Recording

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