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AACN Announces New Board of Directors

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The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses and its credentialing arm, the AACN Certification Corporation, have announced their boards of directors for fiscal year 2019, with terms beginning July 1, 2018.

Lisa Riggs is the new president of the AACN board of directors. She is system director for regulatory readiness at Saint Luke's Health System, Kansas City, Missouri. President-elect Megan Brunson is the night shift supervisor in the cardiovascular ICU at Medical City Dallas Hospital. Joining the board as directors are Amanda Bettencourt, Theresa M. Davis, Anna Dermenchyan and Kiersten Henry. Denise Buonocore, acute care nurse practitioner for heart failure services for St. Vincent's Multispecialty Group at St. Vincent's Medical Center, Connecticut, becomes chair of the AACN Certification Corporation board of directors. Myra F. Ellis, from Duke University Hospital in Durham, North Carolina, joins the AACN Certification Corporation board for a three-year term as a director.

Click here to read the full news release about the AACN board of directors.

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NRSKarenRN has 40 years experience as a BSN, RN and specializes in Vents, Telemetry, Home Care, Home infusion.

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Thanks for the update on AACN leadership.

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