Get Certified in CCTM

Get Certified in Care Coordination and Transition Management (CCTM). Learn the exam content and eligibility requirements for the Certified in Care Coordination and Transition Management (CCCTM) certification exam. Register Now!

RN Residency Program

Attract, educate and retain competent ambulatory care nurses with the new AAACN Ambulatory Care Registered Nurse Residency Program. This groundbreaking new resource is designed to help you build your own residency program at your facility. Order today!

Run for the 2019 Ballot

If you are interested in running for the role of the Director on AAACN’s Board of Directors, or as a Member of the Nominating Committee - apply now! Applications must be received by 11:59 pm on May 31, 2018.

GREEN Tip of the Month

Hot water accounts for 13% of the typical utility bill, so improving your heater's efficiency can go a long way toward saving energy and cutting down on carbon emissions. Consider wrapping your old heater in an insulating jacket, which costs around $15 and will help reduce the amount of heat lost through the tank walls by 25-40%.


We've built it, so invite your colleagues to come!

With just a few mouse clicks, you can help spread the word about AAACN and ambulatory care nursing. Please visit a new page on the AAACN Web site that describes ambulatory care nursing and allows you to send your nursing colleagues an e-mail automatically (all you have to do is fill in their address). Once they understand AAACN exists to educate them and foster their professional growth, they can become a member and begin reaping the many benefits AAACN offers.


AAACN Members Comment on Expanding Ambulatory Care Nursing Conceptual Framework

The Standards Revision Task Force proposed the expansion of the conceptual framework and conceptual diagram for ambulatory care nursing by adding the concept of "environment of care." A survey was emailed to members for their input, and 169 members commented on expanding the framework. The task force will use these results to refine the framework and diagram.


H1N1 Links and Resources for the Most Up to Date Information

We realize the challenges our members and colleagues will face with the threat of the H1N1 virus and have discussed how we can provide you with the most up-to-date information on H1N1. We have determined that the most trustworthy, accurate information is available through the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).


VA/DOD Nurses are Getting Certified - Are You?

Nurses in the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) are taking advantage of the "Let's Get Certified" campaign being promoted jointly by the VA and DoD. If you are a nurse practicing in any of these government facilities, don't miss the chance to save money on your Ambulatory Care Nursing Certification Exam fee and study resources from AAACN.