Goals & Objectives

The primary goals of ARN’s Annual Educational Conference are to increase attendees’ awareness of new trends in rehabilitation health care and support the continued growth of the specialty of rehabilitation nursing and individual nurses. After participating in this conference, attendees will be able to

  • discuss state-of-the-art approaches to improving patient care and outcomes through the presentation and discussion of advances in research, medicine, and nursing care and the influence they have on rehabilitation patients and their support systems
  • provide colleagues with strategic knowledge about current issues facing the healthcare industry
  • implement improvements to clinical practice and administrative strategies for effective rehabilitation of patients with a variety of diagnoses
  • incorporate evidence-based practice into the care of patients and their families.

Faculty Disclosure
In accordance with the ANCC-COA, all continuing nursing education providers are required to disclose to the activity audience the presence or absence of relevant financial relationships of the planners, teachers, and authors involved in the development of continuing nursing education content. An individual has a relevant financial relationship if he or she, or his or her significant other, has a financial relationship in any amount occurring in the past 12 months with a commercial interest whose products or services are discussed in the continuing education activity content over which the individual has control. Any potential conflicts have been resolved prior to the conference. Relationship information will be disclosed either in writing in program materials or verbally in advance of the activity.

The material presented in the conference represents the opinions of speakers and not necessarily the views of ARN.