American Association for Long Term Care Nursing (AALTCN)

The American Association for Long Term Care Nursing (AALTCN) unites all levels of nursing staff to advance excellence in the specialty of long term care nursing. It strives to achieve this by providing relevant education and advocating for long term care nursing.

The AALTCN provides services and advocates for all nursing staff: nursing administrators, LPNs, RNs, staff development directors, nursing assistants, assessment coordinators, and nurse practitioners. The AALTCN also provides relevant educational resources that bridge current best practices with managerial and clinical activities. Lastly, the AALTCN advocates for an improved status and voice for long term care nursing staff. The Association encourages respect for long term care nursing staff by informing colleagues and consumers about the complexities, competencies, and commitment of the special caregivers who commit to this specialty.

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Glen Arm, MD 21057

Phone: (888) 458-2687
Fax: (888) 741-0942