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7 lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic

November 30, 2020

By Sean Reed PhD, APN, ACNS-BC, ACHPN Clinical nurse specialists share experiences on how the pandemic and social distancing are highlighting the CNS role. The “new normal” resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic has altered the way America’s 89,000 clinical nurse specialists (CNSs) do their jobs. For example, how do CNSs perform all the tasks they...

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NACNS Opens Voting for Board and Officer Leadership Positions

November 4, 2020

12 Candidates Step Forward for Nine Positions; Deadline to Vote Is November 30, 2020 RESTON, VA – November 4, 2020 – The National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists (NACNS) announced its slate of 12 candidates for nine positions from President-Elect and Secretary/Treasurer to Board of Directors and Nominating Committee Member.  All NACNS full, retired, and...

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Meet the 2021 President-Elect Candidates

November 4, 2020

Voting for the NACNS 2021 Election is open now through November 30, 2020. With the positions of President-Elect, Secretary/Treasurer, Board of Directors, and Nominating Committee up for election, you don’t want to miss out on your chance to cast your vote. To learn more about the Presidential-Elect candidates, read this Q&A about who they are...

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