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Get Certified in Care Coordination and Transition Management (CCTM). Learn the exam content and eligibility requirements for the Certified in Care Coordination and Transition Management (CCCTM) certification exam. Register Now!

RN Residency Program

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!

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HEALTH BYTES - Medical Residents Can Now Work 28-Hour Shifts - But Is it a Good Thing?

On March 10, 2017, the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) Board approved a requirement that will allow first-year medical resident interns to work up to 28-hour shifts. Each intern can work a 24-hour shift, then they're granted a four-hour period to inform other doctors and residents about their patients' status.

FREE CNE for June 2017

"Forming High-Quality Medical Teams in Ambulatory Settings: MetroHealth's Lessons Learned with TeamSTEPPS." Discuss the key elements required to successfully implement TeamSTEPPS in an ambulatory care setting and form high-quality medical teams. From the AAACN 41st Annual Conference 2016. Total Credits: 1.00 CNE. Free for AAACN members until June 30, 2017. Available in the AAACN Online Library.

AAACN/CALNOC Call For Participants in Nurse-Sensitive Measurement Development

Do you have an interest in developing measures to demonstrate nursing’s contribution to patient care in the ambulatory care environment? The American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing (AAACN) and the Collaborative Alliance for Nursing Outcomes (CALNOC) are engaging nurses to participate in a Technical Expert Panel (TEP).