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AACN Scope and Standards for Acute and Critical Care Nursing Practice

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AACN Scope and Standards for Acute and Critical Care Nursing Practice incorporates advances in scientific knowledge, clinical practice, technology and other changes in the dynamic healthcare environment. The scope and standards describe and measure the expected level of practice and professional performance for acute and critical care registered nurses and articulates the contributions of acute and critical care nursing to a patient and family-centered healthcare system. 


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