ACNL is the professional organization for nurse leaders in California!

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Soaring to New Heights...Staying Connected

Don't miss this opportunity to engage in important conversations, network with colleagues, participate in educational sessions and receive continuing education credit. 

Member Experience Committee Regional Program
West Coast University, La Palma Campus
2411 W. La Palma Avenue, Room 474, in La Palma, CA 
August 19, 2016
10:00am - 4:00pm

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2017 Annual Program Call For Presenters

New for 2017: Podium & Poster Presenters Invited!
Submit an abstract to disseminate completed work for one of the following tracks:
New Knowledge and Innovations in Leadership; Patient Safety and Quality; Healthy Work Environment; Leader Role Development; Patient Engagement 
Click here to download Poster Submission Instructions
Click here to submit electronically 
All Applications must be submitted electronically by August 22, 2016

ACNL Webinars

AB 1300: An Opportunity to Improve Care for 5150 Patients in California's EDs

Broadcast on May 10, 2016

View AB 1300 Webinar Recording

The Power of Social Media: Facebook
This short webinar recording describes the use of Facebook and ACNL's Facebook page to increase the voice and influence of nurse leaders

View Facebook Webinar Recording

Learn More About Other ACNL Webinars

ACNL's Foundations for Leadership Excellence Course

This five-day intensive program empowers new and emerging nurse leaders to build long-lasting, effective leadership skills while gaining new perspectives and solutions for day-to-day issues and challenges. Several courses offered this summer and fall.

More Information and Upcoming Course Dates and Locations



New Grad RN Survey Shows Increased Employment Opportunities

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Austin Nation, PhD, RN
Member Experience Committee

To me this organization is about fostering lifelong relationships and growing as a professional registered nurse...

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2016 ACNL Recognition Awards


Excellence in Leadership - South


Karen Price-Gharzeddine
Chief Executive Officer
San Gabriel Valley Medical Center


A visionary leader with heart, Karen inspires those around her to reach their full potential, while keeping patients in the forefront

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Learn More about ACNL's 2016 Recognition Awards