This webinar reviews the qualifications for a nurse planner and the competencies required, including the role of an approved provider unit in the ANCC accreditation system. The educational design criteria are described in detail, with examples of how nurse planners address each requirement. Special attention is paid to high-risk areas such as conflict of interest, calculation of contact hours, and how to develop evaluation methods that measure learners’ achievement of the desired outcome.


1.     There is no conflict of interest for anyone with ability to control content of this activity.

2.     Criteria for successful completion include watching the webinar and submitting the digital feedback form. Certificate will be emailed to you upon completion.

3.     Montana Nurses Association is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

4.     This activity is available for contact hours through 12/31/21.

Contact hours awarded upon successful completion: 1

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Nurse Planner Primer: Use of ANCC Accreditation Criteria

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