The PTAP Introductory Workshop was developed for transition to practice (TTP) programs that are interested in seeking program accreditation from ANCC. This workshop will provide participants with an overview of the Practice Transition Accreditation Program™ (PTAP). Small group activities will engage participants in further understanding of accreditation criteria and exemplary practices. Pre-work includes writing a response to one PTAP criterion item, to be shared with peers and appraisers for constructive feedback.
Breakfast and lunch will be provided on Saturday. Breakfast will be provided on Sunday.
Registration Fee: $250
Please make check out to American Nurses Credentialing Center. PLEASE ENSURE THE EVENT NAME AND PARTICIPANT NAME IS ON THE CHECK.
Mail to: ANCC/PTAP Workshop P. O. Box 505047 St. Louis, MO 63150
ALL CHECKS MUST BE RECEIVED BY March 20, 2017. BALANCE DUES NEED TO BE RESOLVED BY THIS DATE TO ATTEND THE WORKSHOP.
Participants successfully completing this activity will be awarded 9 contact hours.
The ANA Center for Continuing Education and Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
ANCC Provider Number 0023.
The ANA is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP6178
Cancellations must be received by March 17, 2017 to receive a refund.
ANCC Practice Transition Accreditation Program™
Day 1 8am – 4pm
Welcome and introductions
Transition to practice evidence
Eligibility criteria (individual organization/practice setting and system applicant)
Criteria overview - Program Overview
Criteria overview - Program Leadership
Criteria overview - Organizational Enculturation
Criteria overview – Development and Design
Criteria overview - Practice-Based Learning
Criteria overview - Nursing Professional Development, and Quality Outcomes
What’s missing – narrative documentation (group work)
Day 2 8am – 12pm
Application and review process
Organization gap analysis review (group work)
Pre workshop criterion review (group work)
Next steps and closing
12pm – 1pm
Optional time to stay and write
The American Nurses Association is conveniently located a short walk from the Silver Spring Metro stop on the Red line. See map at: http://wmata.com/rail/maps/map.cfm?
Hotel room block information is below. Please call to make your reservation, note you are with the PTAP Workshop to get the negotiated price:
Counrtyard by Marriott Silver Spring Downtown
9506 Fenton Street
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Reservations must be made by March 4, 2017. You can call the hotel direct or use the link below: