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Core Competencies for Public Health Nursing

Originally presented on July 24, 2012

Speakers:
Michelle Cravetz, MS, RN-BC, APHN-BC
Adjunct Faculty
Keuka College ASAP Nursing Program
Nurse Planner
Public Health Nurse Ready Certificate Program

Joyce Splann Krothe, PhD, RN
Professor & Assistant Dean
Indiana University School of Nursing
Bloomington Campus
Bloomington, IN

Susan M. Swider, PhD, APHN-BC
Professor, College of Nursing
Rush University
Chicago, IL

David Reyes, MN, MPH, RN
Health Services Administrator
Public Health – Seattle & King County
Seattle, WA

Program Objectives
After watching this broadcast participants will be able to:

  • Describe the three tiers of revised Core Competencies for Public Health Nursing.
  • Compare the 2012 Core Competencies for Public Health Nursing with the 2003 PHN competencies.
  • Identify implications of the revised Core Competencies for Public Health Nursing for education, leadership, practice, and research
  • Apply the Core Competencies for Public Health Nursing to public health practice.
  • Discuss how the Core Competencies for Public Health Nursing contribute toward achieving advanced public health nursing certification.
  • Relate the Core Competencies for Public Health Nursing in Tiers 2 & 3 to public health accreditation.

Program Note: The CoL competencies have been updated but the Quad Council Core Competencies for Public Health Nurses Remain the same.

The School of Public Health, University at Albany is an approved provider of continuing nurse education by the Massachusetts Association of Registered Nurses, Inc., an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This offering is approved for 1.5 nursing contact hour(s)..

The planners and faculty participants do not have any financial arrangements or affiliations with any commercial entities whose products, research or services may be discussed in these materials. 

No commercial funding has been accepted for this activity.

Continuing Education Credits will be available until February 2016.