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Attract, educate and retain competent ambulatory care nurses with the new AAACN Ambulatory Care Registered Nurse Residency Program. This groundbreaking new resource is designed to help you build your own residency program at your facility. Order today!
Preventing infections is critical to patient safety. Effective hand hygiene practices have long been recognized as the most important way to reduce the transmission of potentially deadly germs in health care settings.
At the recommendation of the AAACN Legislative Committee, AAACN signed on to a letter of support indicating the nursing community is united behind the effort to increase funding for nurse-managed health centers. The National Nursing Centers Consortium (NNCC) is working with Senator Inouye (D-HI) and Senator Alexander (R-TN) to introduce a bill in the Senate that would create a $50 million grant program for nurse-managed health centers run by nurse practitioners.
If your membership expires this month, don't forget to renew! You will receive an e-mail notice reminding you to renew your membership, which includes links and instructions. You may also renew online now – it's quick and easy!
The Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) Position Statement Task Force will be thoroughly reviewing the 220 responses and recommendations received from members following a survey regarding the draft statement sent April 15. The draft statement promotes uniform adoption of the Nurse Licensure Compact. Respondents reviewed the background describing the need for all states to agree to the compact and the advantages/disadvantages to the nurses who may/may not legally provide care to patients in another state.
Download a membership application(Acrobat), write your name in the "referred by" section, and give your colleague(s) the application. Or if they would prefer to join online, ask them to insert your name on the application. Members who recruit three or more new members will receive a $100 AAACN gift certificate. The member who recruits the most members receives the grand prize of registration and hotel stay for four nights (double occupancy) at the Las Vegas conference.