Continuing Education Reporting and Certificates 2018-11-02T16:13:55+00:00

Continuing Education Reporting and Certificates

Deadline for claiming CNE Contact Hours: Monday, November 26, 2018

Conference Learning Outcomes/Goals

  • Translate exemplar strategies into solutions for nursing challenges to promote excellence in nursing and optimal outcomes for patients
  • Leverage the Magnet® nursing culture to optimize organizational performance related to quality, safety, patient-centered care, and efficiency
  • Distinguish the long-term impact of transformational leadership and the Magnet® culture on organizations and patients
  • Synthesize science-based innovations and research to advance nursing practice, enhance patient safety, and promote optimal health and wellness
  • Employ tools and strategies that promote professional nursing practice

Continuing Education (CE) Contact Hours

Attendees who meet continuing education eligibility requirements may earn a maximum of 27.75 contact hours.

Research Symposium attendees may earn a maximum of 6.0 CE contact hours. This event is scheduled for Tuesday, October 23, 2018 and separate registration is required.

Attendees can earn additional contact hours at other preconference events.

How to Claim Contact Hours

To view content, you must sign in. If this is your first time accessing the handout site, you need to create an account using your email address and a password. It must be the same email address used when registering for the event. If you use an alternate email address you will not have access to content on this site. You may create your own password for the site.

Please note that if you do not see a poster or session listed in the “Browse Handouts” section there are no handouts available for that presentation; either the content was uploaded after the deadline for inclusion on this site or the content was not released by the presenters.

Instructions for claiming CNE Contact Hours:

  • Log into this site using the email address provided when you registered for this event.
  • After a session has ended, use the Browse Sessions or Search options to navigate to the session you attended and click on the session title.
  • Click on the Claim CNE Credit button and submit the attestation statement to earn CNE contact hours for that session. Repeat this process for each session that you attended.
  • At the conclusion of the meeting you will be able to complete the Overall Meeting Evaluation by clicking on the link in the navigation pane.
  • Once the Overall Meeting Evaluation has been submitted, click the Review Claimed CNE Contact Hours link to view and print your certificates.
  • Deadline for claiming CNE Contact Hours: Monday, November 26, 2018

How to Claim Contact Hours After the Deadline

Beginning November 27, 2018, CE certificates must be obtained from the American Nurses Association (ANA) Center for Continuing Education and Professional Development. Please mail a written request including your name, address, email address, conference name, and list of session dates and titles you attended with a check for $50 payable to ANA for each certificate requested. Send your written request and check to: ANA, P.O. Box 504410, St. Louis, MO 63150-4410.


To receive CE contact hours, attendees must:

  • Be registered as a participant.
  • Be seated in the room no later than 10 minutes after the session has started, and remain in the session until the scheduled ending time.
  • Access the online 2018 ANCC National Magnet Conference CE system at no later than November 26, 2018, to enter sessions and obtain CE certificates free of charge. Use your last name and badge/registration number to log in to the system.
  • For technical assistance with the CE survey or certificate, call 1.401.334.0220 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 6:00 p.m., email, or complete an online form at
  • Select the sessions attended (see conference program for session numbers).
  • Complete required evaluation(s).
  • Print and/or save certificate(s). (Note: Fees apply once the above deadline has passed.)

Accreditation Statement

The American Nurses Association Center for Continuing Education and Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

ANCC Provider Number 0023.

ANA’s Center for Continuing Education and Professional Development is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP6178.

Conference schedule and CE information are subject to change.