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NLN ACE.D Framework

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Adapted from: Tagliareni, E., Cline, D. D., Mengel, A., McLaughlin, B., & King, E. (2012). Quality care for older adults: Advancing Care Excellence for Seniors (ACES) Project. Nursing Education Perspectives, 33(3), 144-149. doi:10.5480/1536-5026-33.3.144

Smeltzer, S. C. (2007). Improving the health and wellness of persons with disabilities: A call to action too important for nursing to ignore. Nursing Outlook55(4), 189-193. doi:10.1016/j.outlook.2007.04.001

 

Components of the ACE.D Framework

  • ACE.D Essential Nursing Actions

  • ACE.D Knowledge Domains