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The QSEN Institute was in place from 2012-2022.  The QSEN Institute initiatives ended as the AACN implemented the 2021 Essentials which included all the QSEN competencies for pre-licensure and graduate nurses. See the crosswalk on the website.

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The QSEN Institute is a collaborative of healthcare professionals focused on education, practice, and scholarship to improve the quality and safety of healthcare systems.

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Our vision is to inspire healthcare professionals to put quality and safety as core values to guide their work.

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