Developing an Educational Consortium: The Portland Experience

Ellmers, Karen L.
October 2002
Critical Care Nurse;Oct2002, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p60
Academic Journal
Describes the process that the board members of the Greater Portland chapter of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses went through to develop a 6-day course on the core theory of critical care nursing on a consortium basis. Discussion on how the course content can mesh with individual hospitals' internship programs; Discussion on the idea of consortium-based education; Conclusions.


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