Diane Atchinson, RN-BC, MSN, ANP, RAC-CT

Diane Atchinson is the owner and President of DPA Associates, Inc. Her clientele span the nation from Long Island to the Hawaiian Islands. She has presented at national workshops for the American Health Care Association and AANAC. She has also presented at state association workshops and conventions including: Kansas, Texas, Oklahoma, Missouri, Iowa, Hawaii, North Carolina, West Virginia, South Dakota and North Dakota. She has also presented workshops for community colleges and for the Veteran’s Administration regional groups. Diane has presented webinars, has facilitated a DON blog site.

Diane has published numerous articles on Restorative Nursing Programs and has authored a DPA publication on Restorative Nursing (2016 - 5th  ed). Diane has also published a LTC policy and procedure manual. 

Diane is certified as an MDS expert by AANAC and by AHIMA in ICD 10 coding.