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Strategy as Solution: Developing a Nursing Strategic Plan

Drenkard, Karen PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN

Journal of Nursing Administration: May 2012 - Volume 42 - Issue 5 - p 242–243
doi: 10.1097/NNA.0b013e318252efef
Departments: Magnet® Perspectives

This month, the Executive Director of the American Nurses Credentialing Center provides a look at the importance of having a nursing strategic plan especially when working to create a research agenda.

Author Affiliation: Executive Director, American Nurses Credentialing Center, Silver Spring, Maryland.

The author declares no conflict of interest.

Correspondence: Dr Drenkard, American Nurses Credentialing Center, 3114 Wynford Dr, Fairfax, VA 22031 (

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