Greater Washington Area Chapter of AACN

The Greater Washington Area Chapter (GWAC) of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses welcomes and invites you to join us in our many activities that foster excellence in patient and family care. As the local affiliate of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses, GWAC seeks to make a critical difference through supporting and directing the professional endeavors of our members.

News & Announcements

Call For Poster Abstracts

Call for poster abstracts for the 2016 Spotlight on Critical Care. Please see attached instructions for submitting a poster.

WRTC Donation Resource Specialist Training

Please see attached flyer for the Washington Regional Transplant Community's Donation Resource Specialist Training course. Four courses are offered, one specializing in pediatrics, in various...
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Upcoming Events


Deadline to Submit Poster Abstracts

Location to be determined
Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 12:00am ET

31st Annual Spotlight on Critical Care

Located in Annapolis, MD
Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 7:00am ET

2017 NTI & Critical Care Exposition ~ SAVE THE DATE

Location to be determined
Monday, May 22, 2017 at 7:00am CT

Local Job Opportunities

RN Bridge Program – Critical Care

Washington, DC · Washington Hospital
Since 1987, the Washington Hospital Center 's Division of Nursing has been providing RN Bridge Programs that have been the foundation for new graduate and RN training. All training programs are run...

ICU - RN II In-House Contract

Washington, DC · Sibley Memorial Hospital
Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. Upon joining Johns Hopkins Health System, you become part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families,...

Critical Care Crisis Nurse Coordinator

Takoma Park, MD · Adventist HealthCare
Provides professional nursing care to the critical care patient population as well as leadership, direction and coordination to improve quality of care and service consistent with organizational...