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What does AACN stand for?

AACN stands for American Association of Colleges of Nursing

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27-30 AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF COLLEGES OF NURSING 2012 Fall Semiannual Meeting Washington, D.
Other partnering organizations include the American Association of Colleges of Nursing, American Organization of Nurse Executives, American Association of Nurse Practitioners, American Psychiatric Nurses Association, American Association of Neuroscience Nurses, and Association of Rehabilitation Nurses, the National League for Nursing, and the federal nurses of the military and public health services, and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Recommendations are drawn from sources such as the Hartford Institute of Geriatric Nursing, the American Association of Colleges of Nursing, the Geriatric and End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortia, and the Institute of Medicine as embedded in the six Quality and Safety Education for Nursing Competencies.
22-25 AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF COLLEGES OF NURSING FALL SEMIANNUAL MEETING JW Marriott | Washington, D.
WASHINGTON, DC, April 7, 2011-In a bold move to transform nursing education at the graduate level, nursing schools affiliated with the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) voted at the Spring Annual Meeting to endorse The Essentials of Master's Education in Nursing, a set of national standards for preparing nurses to have a high impact in the healthcare environment.