2022 Vizient/AACN Nurse Residency ProgramTM Coordinator Call - Practice Transition Accreditation Program

January 27, 2022

The Vizient/AACN Nurse Residency Program Coordinator Calls are focused on engaging ways to present content to nurse residents. They are also an excellent way for coordinators to stay updated and connected every month. Each month, content is provided by fellow coordinators showcasing a best practice in their program or an expert on the content looking to support coordinators or help improve their sessions. The education and support provided in the calls will help improve seminars and support provided to new graduates. With the increase in engagement in support, the result should be the retention of nurses and support of NRP Coordinators.

Target Audience


Learning Objectives

1.    Identify the benefits of having an accredited Transition to Practice Program (TTP).
2.    Describe the PTAP Standards for TTP programs.
3.    Describe the process for obtaining accreditation for a TTP program.
4.    Describe how an organization can obtain Nurse Residency Program accreditation through PTAP.
5.    Identify successful strategies that can be used for Nurse Residency Program accreditation.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.20 CBRN
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
01/27/2022 - 1:00pm CST
Event ends: 
01/27/2022 - 2:00pm CST
Live via webinar
United States

Relevant financial relationships: Planning committee members and presenters have nothing to disclose.

Planning committee members

Meg Ingram, MSN, RN
Programmatic Advisor
Vizient, Inc.

Angela Renkema
Programmatic Advisor, Director
Vizient, Inc.

Dana Garcher
Programmatic Advisor
Vizient, Inc.

Vickie Adams
Programmatic Advisor
Vizient, Inc.

Course reviewers

Meg Ingram, MSN, RN
Programmatic Advisor
Vizient, Inc.


Sheryl Cosme, DNP, RN, NPD-BC
Director, Practice Transition Accreditation Program
American Nurses Credentialing Center

Lindsey Ford, DNP, RN, NPD-BC
Director of Nursing Education & Magnet
Geisinger Northeast
Geisinger Wyoming Valleyh Medical Center
Geisinger Community Medical Center


Joint Accreditation Statement:

In support of improving patient care, Vizient, Inc. is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Designation Statements:

This activity is designated for 1.00 contact hours.

Vizient, Inc. is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP12580, for 1.20 contact hours.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.20 CBRN
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