Nursing Practice Model

Core Curriculum

  • Geriatric Resource Nurse (GRN)
    • We encourage NICHE member facilities who employ LPNs/LVNs the opportunity for career development and acknowledgment of their importance to the team by encouraging these nurses to complete the GRN program.
  • Introduction to Gerontology, 3rd edition
  • Geriatric Patient Care Associate and Nursing Assistant (GPCA), 3rd edition

Specialty Courses

  • Critical Care Nursing of Older Adults, 2nd edition
  • Nursing Care of the Older Adult with Cancer, 2nd edition


Check out our entire list of geriatric evidence-based practice resources!