July 26, 2006
July 26 2006 - Miller Elected
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Julie Miller Elected to AACN Board of Directors
(Aliso Viejo, Calif.) Julie Miller, RN, BSN, CCRN, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses. Her term began July 1.
Miller is a critical care staff development educator at Trinity Mother Frances Health System in Tyler, Texas.
A 20-year member of AACN, she served on the 2003 AACN Nominating Committee and has been an AACN/CCRN ambassador since 1999. Miller has held several leadership posts with the Greater East Texas Chapter. Currently, she is chair of the chapter's Nominating Committee.
“We welcome Julie to the board and look forward to her contributions,” said Mary Fran Tracy, RN, PhD, CCNS, CCRN, FAAN, president of AACN. “Her outstanding leadership abilities and support of volunteer activities are truly commendable.”
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) is the largest specialty nursing organization in the world, representing the interests of more than 400,000 critical care nurses. Its international headquarters are located in Aliso Viejo, Calif. Founded in 1969, the association has more than 240 chapters worldwide and is working toward a healthcare system driven by the needs of patients and their families, where critical care nurses make their optimal contribution. Complete information about AACN is available on the Internet at www.aacn.org.
AACN Certification Corporation provides comprehensive credentialing for nurses who establish and maintain standards of excellence in acute and critical care nursing and who contribute to the achievement of optimal health outcomes for persons experiencing acute and life-threatening illness. The corporation certifies more than 46,000 nurses in the areas of acute and critical care nursing.