7:30 am - 4:30 pm
7:30 am - 8:30 am
Preconference Continental Breakfast
Available for registrants of sessions 010, 020, and 030.
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Optional Preconference Workshops (010-030)
Separate registration fee required (see fees). Lunch is on your own.
RN Toolbox: Critical Thinking
Michelle Gooden, RN, CEN, CCRN
Kyra Trappett, BSN, RN, CNN
Kristin Larson, MSN, ANP, GNP, CNN
Want to learn some tips and tricks of the trade? Consider “outside-the-box” ideas on labs and pain management, new ideas in medication reconciliation, how to present your concerns about patient care (and have them be heard), and more. This workshop features a toolbox of techniques to implement in your practice.
Christine Stamatos, DNP, ANP-C
John Gonzalez, DNP, RN, ACNP-BC
Jill Ogg-Gress, DNP, NPC
Sarah Livesay, DNP, RN, ACNP-BC, CNS-BC
Probably the area where providers struggle the most is knowing what to rule in – and what to rule out – when a patient has a chief complaint. Neuro, joints, nausea, bruising. They are all common issues – with a vast differential to consider. Learn more at this workshop.
Nursing Management: Healthy Work Environment
Rose Markey, MA
“Do unto others.” Yes, we’ve heard it! So, why as nurses do we have such a difficult time treating each other as “colleagues” rather than enemies in the workplace? Explore ideas and ways to improve the setting where you spend 30+ hours week in and week out.