AACN


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AACNAmerican Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology
AACNAmerican Association of Critical-Care Nurses
AACNAmerican Association of Colleges of Nursing
AACNAdvanced Automatic Crash Notification
AACNAdvanced Automatic Crash Notification (General Motors)
AACNAmerican Academy of Clinical Neurophysiology
AACNAmerican Academy of Colleges of Nursing
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"The CNL certification is based upon a national standard of requisite knowledge and experiences...." (AACN, 2015).
Therefore, the purpose of this pilot study was to evaluate, within the context of the AACN Essentials, the self-reported level of confidence for nursing practice of BSN students following the implementation of an undergraduate senior-level clinical preceptorship course.
AACN's Emeritus Membership Award is presented to former AACN institutional representatives who have retired from the deanship and have been given the honorary title of emerita/ emeritus by their former institution.
(2013) New AACN data confirms that baccalaureate-prepared nurses are more likely to secure jobs.
"AACN is pleased to see across-the-board increases in nursing school enrollments this year given our commitment to encouraging all nurses to advance their education as a catalyst for improving patient care," AACN President Jane Kirschling, RN, PhD, FAAN, said in a news release.
"But the AACN welcomes this decree as a first effective step toward fighting corruption," the statement said.
The CCNE is an autonomous arm of the AACN. UHC has worked in conjunction with AACN to develop the UHC/AACN Nurse Residency Program[TM], which offers a curriculum and support for new graduate nurses.
John Whitcomb, RN, PhD, CCRN, and Mary Stahl, RN, MSN, APRN, BC, CCNS-CMC, CCRN, were appointed representatives of the AACN Board of Directors.
From an historic perspective, discussions about the need for the CNL role began in 2002 when AACN convened stakeholders to discuss what changes were needed in nursing education to prepare nurses with the competencies which they need to work in the current and future health care system (AACN, 2005b).
The AACN Task Force on the Revision of the Essentials of Baccalaureate Nursing Education has established a mechanism for commenting on the document and urges stakeholders to review and provide feedback.
I also notice that the AACN Procedure Manual for Critical Care does not clearly recommend x-ray confirmation for placement of these large-bore tubes.