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NLN ACE.P Framework


Adapted by Schneidereith, T. 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


Components of the ACE.P Framework

  • ACE.P Essential Nursing Actions

  • ACE.P Knowledge Domains