CNLA Board Member Wins 2020 AACN Vanguard Award

Congratulations to CNLA Board member, Veronica Rankin, for winning AACN's 2020 Vanguard Award. According to the AACN, the Vanguard award recognizes a certified CNL for innovative and outstanding professional performance…
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Call for Manuscripts

The official journal of the CNLA, the Journal of Nursing Care Quality, is seeking manuscripts on topics of interest to Clinical Nurse Leaders. Please consider submitting a manuscript about a…
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CNLA Member Wins 2019 CNL Vanguard Award

Congratulations to CNLA Chapter Coordinator, Cory Franks, MSN, RN, CNL from Texas Health Alliance, winner of the 2019 CNL Vanguard Award! The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) and…
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Call for 2021 CNLA Board of Director Nominations

The CNLA is accepting nominations for President-Elect and Secretary. Please contact for additional questions or to submit your nomination. According to the CNLA Bylaws: The President-Elect shall:  i. perform…
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CNLA Offers Online CEUs

CNLA has reached an agreement with online CEU provider,, to offer online CEUs to all active CNLA members. On Monday, December 28, 2020 @ 10:00 am CST, CNLA members…
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West Regional CNLA Chapter Members Highlighted in Nevada State Board of Nursing Article

The Nevada State Board of Nursing included an article on "THE VALUE OF A CNL". The article (page 14) highlighted the work of several members of the West Regional CNLA…
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Job Postings

Your skills as a Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) are transferable to other nursing leadership positions. Check our latest job postings.
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2021 AACN CNL Vanguard Award and Educator Award – Call for Nominations

DEADLINE EXTENDED to November 30, 2020 by 11:59 p.m. ET Call for Award Nominations for 2021 CNL Summit The AACN and the Commission on Nurse Certification (CNC) are now accepting…
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“Diverse CNL Roles in the COVID-19 Pandemic” – Northern New England CNLA Webinar

The Northern New England CNLA Chapter will host an upcoming webinar on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 from 2:30 - 4:00pm (EST). Certified Clinical Nurse Leaders (CNLs) fill vital roles throughout…
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