ACN Members Forum

ACN 2020 Symposium! What a great event. The education for new and seasoned camp nurses and health professionals as well as the networking opportunities have been going well. If you attended the event share a take-away on the topic on the ACN members camp nurse Forum....

CompassPoint Winter Edition

The Winter edition of CompassPoint is on it’s way to your inbox or mailbox. The edition has much information for your camp healthcare practice. Articles include: Use Your Arm to Decrease Harm: Educating Summer Camps on Cough Etiquette Addressing the Healthcare...

ACN Camp Health Research

Camp Health Research So much happening! There are several active ACN research projects specific to camp health: Camp Nursing Clinical Decision Making Nurse Self Care Fatigue Study More details about each study on the Research Initiatives page. The ACN research...

Wisdom from the ACA Crisis Hotline

Healthcare Tips 2019 For 34 years, the American Camp Association has provided a service which has served as a resource to camps by providing the information, tips, strategies, and other resources to those who phone the Hotline.  For ten years, health and medical...

CompassPoint Autumn 2019 Issue

Now on the way to your inbox or your mailbox! CompassPoint 2019, the Autumn edition has got some great resources for your camp nursing practice. Article topics include Impetigo, Legal Issues involving camp health, a review of the ACN hotline calls from summer 2019,...

New Research Partnership

“Our work with ACA to develop the Healthy Camp Toolbox, sponsored by Markel Insurance Company, is very beneficial for camp directors and camp nurses to help address health and safety issues at camp,” said Tracey Gaslin, Executive Director at the Association of...