Discover Tools to Help You in Your Practice

ARN volunteers have created tools and resources to help you practice Rehabilitation Nursing to the best of your abilities. Tools to document basic rehabilitation nursing competencies, measure staff performance, connect with peers, and to support you throughout your career.


This Competencies Assessment Tool (CAT) was designed for Nurse Managers, Administrators, Educators, and Case Managers to evaluate basic staff competencies in rehabilitation nursing. FREE to ARN members.

Clinical Practice Guidelines

Evidence-based practice guidelines for the care of patients with Multiple Sclerosis were developed by ARN in collaboration with the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses (AANN).

Clinical Tools for Continence Care

Developed by the Continence Care Task Force, these bowel and bladder management tools were created for the entire disciplinary team. The interactive booklet and posters illustrate 6 clinical algorithms to help your team apply best practices and problem-solve continence needs for all of your patients. You can also watch Christine Cave's session from REACH 2017 in Seattle, as she uncovers Task Force findings!

Competency Model for Professional Rehabilitation Nursing

Defines the core domains and competencies required of beginner, intermediate, and advanced level professional rehabilitation nurses in today’s healthcare environment.

Safe Patient Handling Toolkit

Intended for the interdisciplinary team in order to implement a safe patient handling program in a rehabilitation setting.

White Papers Help You Provide the Right Care

On its own or in conjunction with other clinical organizations, ARN has developed and published white papers to raise awareness on important issues relative to rehabilitation nursing.

For even more resources, visit the ARN Bookstore.

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