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101a - Welcome and President's Address
01:00pm - 02:00pm Central - May 10, 2017 | Room: Bissonet
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Wednesday

Quitting is NEVER an option for a champion. Tough times call for tough decisions. Understand how to take the necessary actions and make the decisions to meet challenges by leading and inspiring, NOT retreating into the paralysis of "just holding on." In this program, discover and develop vital skills to successfully juggle – not struggle! You will have less stress with more time to do the things you really need to do while maintaining your passion to make good decisions and reach your goals.


Contact hours available until 5/14/19.


Requirements for Successful Completion:

Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Disclosures:

No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.


Commercial Support and Sponsorship:

No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:

This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.


Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.


Learning Outcome:

After completing this learning activity, the learner will discover and develop vital skills to successfully juggle, not struggle, and have less stress with more time to do the things you really need to do, all while maintaining passion to make good decisions and reach goals.


Concurrent Sessions Select One
03:35pm - 04:35pm Central - May 10, 2017

Wednesday
Discuss how Community Health Center, Inc. (CHCI), a multi-site, federally qualified health center in Connecticut, has translated the Project ECHO model to provide primary care nurses with ongoing support as they build their capacity to manage complex patients. Session includes the nurses’ evaluation of this model and examples of their case presentations.

Contact hours available until 5/14/19.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Disclosures:
No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, the learner will understand how the Project ECHO model can be used to support nurses as they develop competency as a nurse care manager in managing complex patients in primary care.

Wednesday
Explore a team-based, technology-enabled approach to managing chronic medical conditions implemented by an internal medicine practice to help care become more patient-centric and to achieve better outcomes at lower cost.

Contact hours available until 5/14/19.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Disclosures:
No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, the learner will understand the importance of team-based care and discover some best practices.

Wednesday
113 - Telephone Nursing - Seeing with Your Ears
03:35pm - 04:35pm Central - May 10, 2017 | Room: Bissonet
Credits Available: 1.00 CH

Examine a qualitative study done to answer how nurses provide nursing care via telephone and engage patients during a short time frame.


Contact hours available until 5/14/19.

Requirements for Successful Completion:

Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.


Disclosures:

No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:

No commercial support or sponsorship declared.


Accreditation Statement:

This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.


Learning Outcome:

After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to describe the unique aspects of telephone nursing and understand the process of patient engagement during a telephone interaction.


Wednesday
Identify how an ambulatory clinical coordinating council gives nursing a voice not often heard in the ambulatory care setting in a business-driven, service line environment.

Contact hours available until 5/14/19.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Disclosures:
No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to determine a structure or process to provide structural empowerment to their organization.

Concurrent Sessions Select One
04:45pm - 05:45pm Central - May 10, 2017

Wednesday
121 - Building a Business Case for Clinical Oversight
04:45pm - 05:45pm Central - May 10, 2017 | Room: La Galerie 1
Credits Available: 1.00 CH
Understand the process of building a business case for clinical oversight with the aim of establishing optimal infrastructure and processes for ensuring patient safety and top of scope practice across ambulatory care.

Contact hours available until 5/14/19.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Disclosures:
No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to identify potential strategies they can use in their organization to improve patient safety.

Wednesday
Discuss an algorithm developed by an interprofessional care team to better prepare patients for surgery and their post-operative course to decrease readmissions in bladder cancer patients undergoing cystectomy.

Contact hours available until 5/14/19.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Disclosures:
No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to look at a group of complex patients with high readmission rates and use the information presented to develop a similar program based on the needs of the setting and patient population.

Wednesday
123 - Built to Last: A Culture of Highly Engaged Telephone Triage Nurses
04:45pm - 05:45pm Central - May 10, 2017 | Room: Bissonet
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Credits Available: 1.00 CH
Address engagement challenges for nurses working in telephone triage, both in centralized call centers and primary practice settings, with a primary focus on the leadership support of staff and patients.

Contact hours available until 5/14/19.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Disclosures:
No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to distinguish the differences between engaged and disengaged behaviors of staff within a telephone triage environment and discuss the benefits of building and maintaining an engaged environment for telephone triage staff.

Wednesday
The AAACN Ambulatory Care Registered Nurse Residency Program offers new graduates and experienced nurses new to ambulatory practice a structured approach that embodies an evidencebased curriculum and learning experiences that will prepare these nurses professionally and clinically for the ambulatory care nurse role.

Contact hours available until 5/14/19.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Disclosures:
No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to describe the AAACN Ambulatory Care RN Residency Program and how it may benefit the development and retention of the new ambulatory care registered nurse.

Thursday
Contact hours available until 5/14/19.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Disclosures:
No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, the learner will describe the role of the RN in ambulatory care today along with opportunities for role development to meet future needs of patient populations and health care organizations.

Concurrent Sessions Select One
10:30am - 11:45am Central - May 11, 2017

Thursday
211 - Patient/Staff Education SIG
10:30am - 11:45am Central - May 11, 2017 | Room: Bissonet
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Credits Available: 1.25 CH
Contact hours available until 5/14/19.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Disclosures:
No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to create a plan for implementing innovative EBP solutions to an identified clinical or practice concern.

Thursday
Contact hours available until 5/14/19.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Disclosures:
No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to create a plan for implementing innovative EBP solutions to an identified clinical or practice concern.

Thursday
213 - Veterans Affairs SIG
10:30am - 11:45am Central - May 11, 2017 | Room: Balcony K
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Credits Available: 1.25 CH
Contact hours available until 5/14/19.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Disclosures:
No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, the learner will demonstrate knowledge of VA access guidelines, policies, and resources.

Thursday
221 - Networking Box Lunch
11:45am - 01:00pm Central - May 11, 2017 | Room: Bissonet
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Credits Available: 0.50 CH

Contact hours available until 5/14/19.



Requirements for Successful Completion:

Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.



Disclosures:

No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.



Commercial Support and Sponsorship:

No commercial support or sponsorship declared.



Accreditation Statement:

This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.



Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.



AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.



Learning Outcome:

After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to identify common concerns and devise approaches to handling those concerns with ambulatory nursing colleagues.


Concurrent Sessions Select One
01:00pm - 03:00pm Central - May 11, 2017

Thursday

Explore efforts to address how the increasing transition of patient care activities to the ambulatory setting requires frequent assessments of job responsibilities and appropriate grading of positions.

Review novel staffing approaches taken in one health system to ease staffing concerns, which allowed for better access to care, reduction in leadership time and energy spent addressing staffing concerns, and financial savings over more costly options such as travelers and overtime/premium pay.


Contact hours available until 5/14/19.


Requirements for Successful Completion:

Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.


Disclosures:

No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.


Commercial Support and Sponsorship:

No commercial support or sponsorship declared.


Accreditation Statement:

This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.


Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.


AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.


Learning Outcome:

• After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to describe the advantages of a process that clearly defines RN roles in ambulatory practice settings.

• After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to develop strategies that will provide a quality, flexible, cost-effective contingent staffing.


Thursday

Explore the key role a community-based organization (CBO) plays in sustaining an efficient and value-based care transition program.

Learn how a nurse-led pilot program transformed the traditional 15-minute office visit to a patient-centered, team-based care delivery model.


Contact hours available until 5/14/19.


Requirements for Successful Completion:

Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.


Disclosures:

No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.


Commercial Support and Sponsorship:

No commercial support or sponsorship declared.


Accreditation Statement:

This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.


Learning Outcomes:

• After completing this learning activity, the learner will know 10 success factors that facilitate a medical-CBO partnership; how to make a case for and build local networks of community-based services that augment caregiving beyond what is customarily built by hospitals, physician groups, clinics, and ongoing rehabilitative care agencies; and how CBOs close the health care quality gaps experienced by persons impacted by the social determinants of health, making medical/non-medical agency partnerships key to the dynamic and evolving future of health care and positive patient outcomes.

• After completing this learning activity, the learner will describe how a nurse-led pilot program transformed the traditional fifteen-minute office visit to a patient-centered, team-based care delivery model.



Thursday

Discuss how contact center medical and operations leadership must realize new efficiencies in nurse workflows using data generated by our clinical interactions to inform the business, given the call volume and professional staffing required to provide safe and efficient quality nursing services.

Examine one large academic organization’s 2-year journey to increase patient and family satisfaction when contacting their health care teams in medicine specialties, brain health, neurosurgery, stroke, rehabilitative services, and oncology.


Contact hours available until 5/14/19.


Requirements for Successful Completion:

Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.


Disclosures:

No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:

No commercial support or sponsorship declared.


Accreditation Statement:

This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.


Learning Outcomes:

• After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to take steps to gather data to measure and trend production staff and answer operational and clinical questions based on data collection and analysis.

• After completing this learning activity, the learner will describe steps for implementing “live call handling” and describe resource assessment and decision support tools utilized in model selection.


Thursday

"Joining the Forces" to Standardize Education and Training Processes for 470 Multispecialty Clinics within a Large Healthcare Organization
Wendy Cort, BSN, RN; Panissa Caldwell, MSN, RN

Integration of Ambulatory Nursing Curriculum into BSN Programs at Emory University and Building the New Graduate Pipeline into Emory Ambulatory Care Practices – A Collaborative Partnership
Deena Gilland, MSN, RN, NEA-BC; Caroline V. Coburn, DNP, MS, ANP-BC; Curlissa P. Mapp, MSN, APRN, ACNS-BC; Lenekia McKnight, MSN, RN, OCN

Building Capacity to Support Community-Based Undergraduate Practicum Experiences
Kae Rivers Livsey, PhD, MPH, RN; Judy Neubrander, EdD, FNP-BC

Hand and Hand: The Journey to Successful Onboarding
Kimberly Ennis, BSN, RN; Kelly Sullivan, MSN, RN

Implementing Change on the Front Line with Staff-Initiated Educational Interventions
Kristy Haun, MSN, RN


In these short presentations, multiple speakers highlight their approaches to managing a general work-related issue.


Contact hours available until 5/14/19.


Requirements for Successful Completion:

Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.


Disclosures:

No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.


Commercial Support and Sponsorship:

No commercial support or sponsorship declared.


Accreditation Statement:

This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.


Learning Outcomes:

• After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to identify the benefits of utilizing an interdisciplinary approach associated with the formation of the ambulatory clinical education council.

• After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to describe a BSN curriculum that provides a formal process for transition into practice in the ambulatory care environment.

• After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to identify innovative strategies to incorporate care coordination and transition management content to support development of competencies needed for work in primary care and community settings.

• After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to identify tools and resources to successfully onboard clinical staff and enhance the initial orientation process.

• After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to initiate change through educational interventions involving front line staff.


Concurrent Sessions Select One
04:00pm - 05:15pm Central - May 11, 2017

Thursday
Contact hours available until 5/14/19.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Disclosures:
No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to understand the survey results for leaders in ambulatory care nursing in order to focus future learning and education that can be applied to this specialty and develop programs for staff that will align with priorities in the ambulatory arena.

Thursday
242 - Tri-Service Military SIG
04:00pm - 05:15pm Central - May 11, 2017 | Room: Balcony K
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Credits Available: 1.25 CH
Contact hours available until 5/14/19.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Disclosures:
No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to create a plan for implementing innovative EBP solutions to an identified clinical or practice concern.

Thursday
Contact hours available until 5/14/19.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Disclosures:
No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to discuss one topic of interest in your pediatric ambulatory setting, including processes, strategies for improvement, and best practices.

Friday
Creating a future that maximizes the critical role of ambulatory care RNs in an evolving health care environment will require sustained forward movement by ambulatory care nurses, AAACN, and other stakeholders. A brief introduction will set the stage for the Town Hall discussion on AAACN's initiatives on the RN Role Position Statement/Paper, Nurse-Sensitive Indicators, RN Residency Program, and the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation recommendations for RNs: Partners in Transforming Primary Care.

Contact hours available until 5/14/19.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Disclosures:
No planning committee member or speaker declares any actual or potential conflict of interest.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AAACN.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5366.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to discuss recommendations for enhancing the role of RNs in primary care and expanding nurse residency programs in ambulatory care.