The program is for licensed Registered Nurses who are interested in becoming advanced generalist clinicians with the flexibility of full-time or part-time study.
The CNL program is designed to address the fragmentation of patient care and to provide accountability for health care outcomes. The CNL is a leader in the health care delivery system who concentrates on the coordination of patient care and is not a role specific to nursing administration or management. The CNL assumes responsibility for health care outcomes by designing, implementing and evaluating patient plans of care in multiple settings.
Graduates of this program are eligible to take the CNL Certification exam offered by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing.
Both programs are tailored to the working professional and are offered completely online. Didactic coursework is completed through online courses, while the clinical components of the program are project-oriented tasks that can be completed at your current place of employment as an RN.
Goals of the program are to prepare:
For more information, please send a message to CNL@augusta.edu