in one of the most rewarding learning experiences of your career.
Welcome to the AAACN community!
When you attend our Annual Conference, you become a valued part of a vibrant, unified network of ambulatory
care nurses who are excited about learning and helping each other succeed.
Here’s a look at what this career-changing conference can offer you.
Dive into Learning
to develop yourself head first
Choose from three focused tracks: Care Coordination and Transition Management (CCTM), Leadership, and Telehealth
Discover the hottest topics and practice updates
Jump in on “Rapid Fire” sessions to get several takes on the same topic from different experts
Earn up to 12.75 contact hours on topics designed for you
Make a Splash
in an endless pool of possibilities
Meet colleagues, new friends, and AAACN leaders at networking events
Explore specialized leadership and clinical posters
Swap tips and ideas with nurses around the country
Burst into the volunteer scene and learn new skills
Soak in the Benefits
with knowledge as your souvenir
Return from your learning vacation rejuvenated and inspired
Bring everything you’ve absorbed back to your facility
Build the foundation for your future as a leader
Uncover the next direction in your career
Swim or Float
to enjoy your ideal getaway
Bask by the pool or make a splash on the waterslide
Treat yourself to premium outlets or the thrills of magical attractions
Indulge in a meal prepared by celebrity chefs or dance at lively nightclubs and music venues
Escape the world by treating yourself to a luxurious massage or facial
Who Should Attend?
This is the premier conference for ambulatory care and telehealth nurses, as well as nurses who practice CCTM. Attendees include managers, supervisors, administrators, directors, staff nurses, care coordinators, educators, consultants, advanced practice nurses, and researchers who practice in such health care settings as:
Hospital-based outpatient clinics/centers
Solo/group medical practices
Telehealth call centers
Military and VA settings
What’s in It For You?
This is the only conference offering education for current and future ambulatory care and telehealth nurses. You will expand and enhance your knowledge with the latest clinical, management, and leadership trends in the specialty.
Strengthen your leadership skills in the ambulatory care specialty.
Develop strategies for professional practice in ambulatory care.
Promote best practices through continuing education sessions and networking experiences.
Professionally developed posters on leadership and clinical topics.
Special Interest Group (SIG) sessions focused on your practice area.
Networking lunch session with “Roundtable Focused Topic” discussions.
Access to 2018 conference sessions through the AAACN Online Library indefinitely, at no additional cost. Listen to sessions you couldn’t attend on site!
Five bonus contact hours in the AAACN Online Library. (Available with full main conference registration only.)
“Transforming the Future of Healthcare: Lead, Inspire, and Empower”
Mary Gullatte, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, AOCN, FAAN, is an esteemed nursing leader, speaker, and award-winning author.
“The RN Role in Non Face-to-Face, Technology-Enhanced Nursing Practice: Meeting Health Needs and Improving Outcomes”