Advancing Healthcare Transformation: The New Era Award – A Focus on Faculty Practice

2:00-3:00 pm (ET)

Webinar Description

In this session, the Dean and the Associate Dean for Faculty Practice from the University of Utah will describe strategies to achieve the enhancement of clinical practice in academic nursing. They will discuss the development and expansion of a successful faculty practice that involves 57 faculty in four major arenas. The presenters will explain steps taken to establish faculty practice opportunities within and outside of the University of Utah Health System that generate over $5 million in revenue.
This webinar will be the second in a series, presented to highlight outstanding examples of interprofessional engagement happening across the nation in light of adopting the Advancing Healthcare Transformation: A New Era for Academic Nursing recommendations. The University of Utah College of Nursing and their practice partner, the University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics was a winner of the 2017 AACN New Era for Academic Nursing Award. If you are interested in viewing the first in the series as well, please navigate to the A New Era for Academic Nursing: From Concept to Action webinar page.


  • Describe why faculty practice is essential as core mission for Colleges of Nursing.
  • Explain the different mechanisms available to establish a faculty practice.
  • Discuss the benefits of student clinical supervision within a faculty practice.
  • Analyze one or more strategies for Colleges of Nursing to achieve faculty practice.

Pricing and CE Credit

This webinar is free and open to everyone including non-members, communities of interest, practice representatives, and AACN member schools including deans, faculty, staff, and students.
Continuing Education Credits:

Eligible attendees may receive one continuing nursing education (CNE) contact hour for participating in this webinar. The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) is an accredited CNE-provider by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

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Washington, DC

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