Steps for Certification

Steps for Certification  1.   Apply for the exam. You may apply for the exam by going to www.alnursing.org/certification/apply. Complete and submit an Application for Examination for Certified Assisted Living Nurse online. Or, you may submit the completed application, appropriate fees, and affidavit by regular mail.  Note: Member fee: $150, Non-member fee: $250 2.    Wait for your password validation. After submitting your application, affidavit and fees, you will receive a passwor...
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Suggested Books & Websites

Suggested Books: Assisted Living Nurse Certification Exam  CLINICAL: Ebersole & Hess. Gerontological Nursing and Healthy Aging. Lueckenotte AG. Gerontological Nursing. 2000 Resnick B. Restorative Care Nursing for Older Adults: A guide for all care settings. 2004 Eliopolous C. Gerontological Nursing, 6th ed. 2005 Lubkin IM. Chronic Illness: Impact and Interventions. 2002. Mezey MD, Fulmer I, Abraham I. (eds). Geriatric Nursing Protocols for Best Practice.2nd ed. ...
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How to Become a Certified Assisted Living Nurse

How to Come a Certified Assisted Living Nurse To prepare for the exam, you will want to think about your knowledge base, skills and experience. The four areas that are tested in the certification exam are recognizing the content outline shown at the American Nurses Credentialing Center website for their certification exams. The four areas and the approximate percent of questions/items in each area of the AALNA Certification Exam for Assisted Living Nurses are: The Aging Population ...
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