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Nurse Residency Program Resources

American Association of Colleges of Nursing 

As the largest specialty nursing organization in the world, American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) joins nearly 100,000 nurses who care for high acuity and critically ill patients and their families. AACN drives excellence by creating standard-setting resources for and with our members. Our community empowers its members to do the best they can for patients, their families and the profession.

University Healthcare Consortium 

University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC) is an alliance of 119 academic medical centers and 293 of their affiliated hospitals representing the nation's leading academic medical centers. UHC's mission is to create knowledge, foster collaboration, and promote change to help members succeed.

Institute for Healthcare Improvement

The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), an independent not-for-profit organization based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, is a leading innovator in health and health care improvement worldwide. At our core, we believe everyone should get the best care and health possible. This passionate belief fuels our mission to improve health and health care.

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

The mission of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) mission is to improve the quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness of health care for all Americans