Nursing Professional Development and Continuing Education

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As an integral program within a teaching hospital, Boston Children’s Nursing Department invests in nurses' careers by providing a variety of professional advancement and educational opportunities, including:

  • Professional Advancement Program
    • The program provides all professional nurses opportunities for career development and recognition of clinical expertise in their chosen area of practice. The Department of Nursing is committed to a healthy work environment. In an effort to provide clinical and professional growth and development opportunities for the nurse professionals, three levels of clinical practice are currently recognized, including Staff Nurse I, Staff Nurse II and Staff Nurse III.
  • The Career Lattice Program
  • Certification in Specialty Areas
  • Peer Review Process
  • Tuition & Conference Reimbursement
  • Privileging and Credentialing for Advanced Practice Nursing
  • Workshops & Skill Building Days
  • Nursing Fellowships 
The future of pediatrics will be forged by thinking differently, breaking paradigms and joining together in a shared vision of tackling the toughest challenges before us.”
- Sandra L. Fenwick, President and CEO

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