4027-18: Caring for our Nation's Veterans: An Innovative Veteran-Centric Post-Graduate Residency Program for New PMHNPs

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4027-18: Caring for our Nation's Veterans: An Innovative Veteran-Centric Post-Graduate Residency Program for New PMHNPs

This presentation will highlight an innovative Veteran-centric PMHNP residency program at the VA Salt Lake City Healthcare System. Utilizing examples of the curriculum, clinical rotations, and supervision practices, the audience will develop an understanding of this important innovation which focuses on the development of competent and confident Veteran-friendly PMHNPs.


Presenter:
  Amy R. Morton-Miller, PhD, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, CNE

Disclosures:  The presenter and planners have no conflict of interest or commercial support to disclose.  Off-label uses will not be discussed during this presentation.


Session Length:
  43 minutes

Target Audience:  RN, APRN


Learning Outcome:
Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

  • Understand why this residency program was created, its design, and the benefits of its use.

Keywords:  Veterans, Residency Program, New Practitioners


Continuing Nursing Education:
0.75 contact hours.  * In order to receive contact hours, you must: Listen to presentation, complete an evaluation, and earn a passing score on the post-test before the expiration date. You will have 5 tries to correctly answer the questions on the post-test and a score of 80% is required to pass. Once you have passed and completed an evaluation, the certificate will be generated online, available for you to print immediately. You cannot earn credit unless all steps are completed.

The American Psychiatric Nurses Association is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.


Originally Presented
APNA 32nd Annual Conference
Columbus, Ohio
Saturday, October 27, 2018
11:15am - 12:00pm

The contact hours for this session expire:  December 31, 2020

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