Future Directions of Credentialing Research in Nursing: A Workshop

Type: Stand Alone Workshop
Topics: Education, Health Care Workforce, Quality and Patient Safety
Board: Board on Health Sciences Policy

Activity Description

The workshop on the Future Directions of Credentialing Research in Nursing aims to bring together participants with multiple perspectives in order to explore a conceptual framework and research agenda to evaluate the impacts of nurse and organization credentialing, with an emphasis on nurse and patient outcomes. The workshop will feature presentations and discussions on the following topics:

  • Emergent priorities for research in nursing credentialing;
  • Critical knowledge gaps and methodological limitations in the field;
  • Promising developments in research methodologies, health metrics, and data infrastructures to better evaluate the impact of nursing credentialing; and
  • Short- and long-term strategies to encourage continued activity in nursing credentialing research.

The workshop agenda, presentations and archived webcast can all be viewed by accessing the meeting page.  

Perpective papers presented at the workshop can also be accessed on the following pages:

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