For more than 50 years and with around 130,000 members, the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) has supported progressive and critical care nurses with world-class resources, education and support — all at an incredible value for members.
Whether you’re new to or transitioning into progressive or critical care nursing, continuing your education, validating your clinical expertise, seeking connection or anywhere in between, AACN is here to support you.
AACN not only supports the skills associated with critical care nursing, it also demonstrates the caring which is an integral part of the art of nursing. Thank you!Sherry Matthews, MSN, RN, CCRN, Staff Development Instructor, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
I want to keep my membership until I die. I belong to several nursing organizations and AACN gives me the biggest bang for my buck – and the NTI conference is phenomenal!Eugenia Giguere, BSN, RN, CCRN, CEN, CSRN, ICU/Trauma Nurse, Memorial Medical Center, Modesto
As a member of AACN for 20+ years, I’ve had access to the most up-to-date critical care nursing information and countless opportunities to continue my education to provide what I hope was the highest quality of care to my patients.Mary Adolphson, RN, CCRC, former Clinical Research Coordinator (retired)
Every time I call AACN I am never disappointed, my questions are always answered. AACN is a class act!Elizabeth Seal, MSN, RN, APRN, Nurse Practitioner, Community Medical Clinic of Aiken County and Orangeburg Calhoun Free Medical Clinic
Visual tracking of your continuing education activities keeps you ahead of the curve on licensure and certification renewal requirements.
Our handy Clinical Resources portal is organized by clinical topic to help you find the information you need quickly and easily.
Access your favorite AACN resources, programs and products anytime from your customizable Collections page.
As your certification partner, AACN makes it easy to track your certification status and continuing education progress.
Free monthly critical care webinars assist you in translating nursing theory into everyday practice.
Together — as a nursing association — we share knowledge, challenges and inspiration to create solutions that make our work more effective, our practice better and our patients safer.