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The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC ANCC American Nurses Credentialing Center
ANCC Association Nationale des Cardiaques Congénitaux
ANCC Army-Navy Country Club (Arlington, VA)
ANCC Area Nine Cable Council (state mandated government body in UK) 
) has two new employees.

The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), a subsidiary of the American Nurses Association (ANA), provides individuals and organizations throughout the nursing profession with the resources they need to achieve practice excellence. ANCC's internationally renowned credentialing programs certify nurses in specialty practice areas; recognize healthcare organizations for promoting safe, positive work environments through the Magnet Recognition Program[R] and the Pathway to Excellence[R] Program; and accredit To give official authorization or status. To recognize as having sufficient academic standards to qualify graduates for higher education or for professional practice. In International Law:  providers of continuing nursing education. In addition, ANCC's Institute for Credentialing Innovation[R] provides leading-edge information and education services and products to support its core credentialing programs. ANCC is the world's largest and most prestigious nurse credentialing organization.

Jennifer Beth, MS, RN Sr. Magnet Program Analyst Magnet Learning Community[TM]

The Magnet Recognition Program[R] of the Magnet Learning Communities[TM] (MLC (MultiLevel Cell) A flash memory technology that stores more than one bit per cell. Traditional flash memory defines a 0 or 1 bit based on a single voltage threshold. ), is an internet-based collaborative for nurses engaged in improving patient care outcomes and excellence in nursing practice. The MLC provides an opportunity for nurses from Magnet[R] designated facilities to connect and share best practices, resources, research, experiences, and strategies that have led to quality patient care, nursing excellence, and innovations in professional nursing practice.


Gewreka L. Nobles, MSN (1) (MicroSoft Network) A family of Internet-based services from Microsoft, which includes a search engine, e-mail (Hotmail), instant messaging (Windows Live Messaging) and a general-purpose portal with news, information and shopping (MSN Directory). , RN Education Program Specialist The Institute for Credentialing Innovation

ANCC's Institute for Credentialing Innovation[R] produces a variety of educational services and products to support those seeking certification, Magnet recognition, Pathway designation, or Accreditation. Review and resource manuals, review seminars, and web-based learning all support individuals who are on the path to certification.

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Title Annotation:District News
Publication:Maryland Nurse
Date:Feb 1, 2012
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