What Is the Beacon Award for Excellence? What’s New?
Tracy Barron
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Learning Objectives

At the completion of this program, you will be able to:
  • Describe the value of the Beacon Award for Excellence to your organization.
  • Describe why AACN made changes to the Beacon Program.
  • List the elements of the Beacon Program.

Continuing Education Information

This test is FREE to both member and nonmember CE customers
Total Contact Hours: 0.50
Pharma Hours: 0.0
Synergy Cat: C
Test Expires: 8/1/2014


This webcast will introduce you to the new Beacon Award. The program is a high level overview of the changes to the Beacon program, and was originally presented at NTI in 2010. This is one of a series of three presentations to support you in your unit’s quest for excellence. Parts 2 and 3, available in late summer 2010 will provide more detail on how to apply for the Beacon award and tips for writing your application.

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