Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 25, 2007
MC Strategies, Inc., a leader in e-learning solutions for healthcare professionals, today announced the appointment of Eileen Robinson, RN, MSN, to the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Robinson is Director of Nursing Continuing Education for Elsevier/MC Strategies. Her appointment became effective August 1, 2007 and will continue through July 31, 2011.
"I am honored to be appointed to the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This is an opportunity to contribute to sustaining the ANCC commitment of ensuring the quality of continuing nursing education, nationally and internationally," said Robinson.
"Our primary responsibilities as ANCC Commissioners include developing accreditation criteria, accrediting applicants as 'approvers' or 'providers' of continuing nursing education, and systematically evaluating and advancing the accreditation program," Robinson added.
"This is a great honor for both Eileen and the company, and serves to strengthen our reputation as an accredited provider of Nursing CE," said Barbara Nelson Cullen, Executive Publisher at MC Strategies.
About MC Strategies, Inc.:
Headquartered in Atlanta, GA, MC Strategies has been providing web-based training and education products and services to the healthcare industry since 1986. The company is a pioneer in providing e-learning solutions and serves a client base of over 1,300 healthcare organizations nationwide, including integrated health delivery networks, hospitals, academic institutions and the federal government. We offer a wide range of courses to help nurses meet their clinical and professional education needs and as part of Elsevier Health Sciences, home to some of the world's premier names in healthcare publishing, such as Mosby and Saunders, our library continues to grow. For more information, visit http://www.mcstrategies.com or call 800-999-6274. Knowledge Deployment System® is a registered trademark of MC Strategies, Inc.
About the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC):
The American Nurses Credentialing Center certifies healthcare providers and accredits educational providers, approvers, and programs. The American Nurses Association established the ANA Certification Program in 1973 to provide tangible recognition of professional achievement in a defined functional or clinical area of nursing. The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) is a subsidiary of ANA.
About the American Nurses Association (ANA):
The ANA is the only full-service professional organization representing the interests of the nation's 2.9 million registered nurses through its 54 constituent member nurses associations. The ANA advances the nursing profession by fostering high standards of nursing practice, promoting the rights of nurses in the workplace, projecting a positive and realistic view of nursing, and by lobbying the Congress and regulatory agencies on health care issues affecting nurses and the public.
Elsevier is a world-leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information products and services. Working in partnership with the global science and health communities, Elsevier's 7,000 employees in over 70 offices worldwide publish more than 2,000 journals and 1,900 new books per year, in addition to offering a suite of innovative electronic products, such as ScienceDirect (http://www.sciencedirect.com/), MD Consult (http://www.mdconsult.com/), Scopus (http://www.info.scopus.com/), bibliographic databases, and online reference works.
Elsevier (http://www.elsevier.com/) is a global business headquartered in Amsterdam, The Netherlands and has offices worldwide. Elsevier is part of Reed Elsevier Group plc (http://www.reedelsevier.com/), a world-leading publisher and information provider. Operating in the science and medical, legal, education and business-to-business sectors, Reed Elsevier provides high-quality and flexible information solutions to users, with increasing emphasis on the Internet as a means of delivery. Reed Elsevier's ticker symbols are REN (Euronext Amsterdam), REL (London Stock Exchange), RUK and ENL (New York Stock Exchange).