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 Friday. Breakfast will be provided on Saturday.
Registration Fee: $200
Fee refunded if cancelled by October 21, 2016.
ANCC Practice Transition Accreditation Program™
November 4: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
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
November 5: 8:00 am - 12:30 pm
Organization gap analysis review (group work)
Talk with an Accredited Site
What’s missing – narrative documentation (group work)
Pre workshop criterion review (group work)
Application and review process
Next steps and closing
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 October 10, 2016. You can call the hotel direct or use the link below: