Continuing Education Opportunities
ARN offers multiple educational programs for rehabilitation nurses in all settings, from novice to skilled, where you can earn nursing contact hours. All ARN educational programs are designed to enhance knowledge to help you attain the skills and knowledge to provide the best care for your patients. ARN is proud to offer continuing education opportunities in a variety of formats, including live conference, Webcasts, publications, courses, and online through our award winning journal, Rehabilitation Nursing.
The ARN Annual Education Conference is the premier educational conference of the year for rehabilitation nursing. Held in various locations across the country, more than 800 rehabilitation nurses gather each year to learn new skills, discover the latest treatments and practices, and network with others who understand the unique challenges of this specialty. At conference you can experience a host of educational sessions, paper and poster presentations, workshops, and networking events.
Save the date! 39th Annual Educational Conference is October 2-5, 2013, in Charlotte, NC.
ARN courses are comprehensive programs designed to delve deeply into an area of rehabilitation nursing. Here is where you will find information on the popular Professional Rehabilitation Nursing Course, available in both online and live formats. And, comming soon, information about the upcoming ARN Essential Leadership Series course held just prior to the Annual Educational Conference.
Experts in various areas of rehabilitation nursing are invited to present Webcasts three times a year. ARN Webcasts typically focus in on a particular aspect of the rehabilitation world and allow participants the opportunity to interact with the presenters without the added cost of travel. Webcasts are offered both live and in downloadable formats.
Free Continuing Education Credits for ARN members through RNJ
ARN Members have the opportunity to earn six free nursing contact hours annually by reading a selected article in Rehabilitation Nursingjournal, and passing a posttest.
In addition, each issue of Rehabilitation Nursing journal offers selected articles that have been identified as being eligible for continuing education credit hours for $10 per credit. To earn credit, you must read the article and then go online to take the posttest. Upon passing the posttest, you can instantly print your continuing education credit certificate.
You must log in with your member ID first to access articles.