Category Archives: MISC – Miscellaneous

AHRQ Offers Free Toolkit to Strengthen Medication Reconciliation

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality is offering a free toolkit to help acute care and post-acute care facilities evaluate and improve their current medication reconciliation process. The toolkit, titled “Medications at Transitions and Clinical Handoffs (MATCH) Toolkit for … Continue reading

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MCN Learning – Nursing Issue: Does continuing education prove competency?

Many in the nursing profession argue that the only way to prove continuing competency in nursing is through proof of continuing education. Others believe that “proving overall competency” is elusive and depends upon the practice area. On my quest to … Continue reading

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MCN Learning – Nursing Issue: Continuing Education

I find it interesting that every state has different continuing education requirements for nurses. I understand the sovereignty that each state has over nursing licensure but the flexibility between expectations for continuing education I find difficult to understand. As of … Continue reading

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