A Community of Exceptional Nurses
Policy & Forms
Before submitting a new application please take a moment to review the updated policy.
All forms have also been revised; please ensure you use forms that have a dated footer titled “Winter 2013 Update”.
Blackout dates for 2013 are January 18 – July 5
Large conferences defined by those having 300 or greater participants by non-AACN organizations with an event date 90 business days prior to or 30 business days following AACN’s National Teaching Institute and Critical Care Exposition® will not be considered for approval.
AACN’s 2013 National Teaching Institute and Critical Care Exposition® will be held in Boston, May 20-23.
Pharmacology Contact Hours
Awarding pharmacology hours is beyond the scope of Program Approval. AACN has chosen not to award specialty continuing education contact hours.
ACLS and PALS Provider Courses
BLS and PEARS Provider Courses
BLS and PEARS provider courses are not eligible for CE.
Contact hours can be awarded for instructor courses including BLS, ACLS, PALS or similar courses.
Ineligible Course Content for CE
There is a new Ineligible Course Content section in the Program Approval Policy.
Courses include but not be limited to:
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