Leadership Skills & Strategies


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2008

Sessions Included:

Case Study: Obstructive Sleep Apnea (Feb 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

Cervical Cancer: An Overview With Suggested Practice and Policy Goals (Feb 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

Postoperative Pain Management: The Challenges of the Patient With Crohn's Disease (Apr 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

Pathophysiology of Anemia and Nursing Care Implications (Apr 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

Improving Cross-Cultural Awareness and Skills to Reduce Health Disparities in Cancer (Apr 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

The Use of Personal Digital Assistants in Clinical Practice (Mar 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

Patient Satisfaction: A Suburban Medical Surgical Unit's Strategy to Stay in the Top Percentile (Jan 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

Creating Advocates for Family Presence during Resuscitation (Jun 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

The Connection Between Patient Falls and Medication (Jun 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

Research and Quality Improvement: Different Processes, Different Evidence (Jun 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

Tobacco: What Is It and Why Do People Continue to Use It? (Jun 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

No Bones About It: Orthopedic Pain in Older Adults (Jun 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

What's New with Falls Precaution Programs (Jul 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

Neutropenia - Basics for Medical-Surgical Nurses (Sep 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

Multigenerational Workforces: From Conflict to Collaboration (Nov 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

The Internet: Can Patients Link to Credible Resources? (Aug 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

Evidence-Based Practice: A Falls Prevention Program that Continues to Work (Aug 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

An Overview of Prostate Cancer: Diagnosis and Treatment (Aug 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

Anemia in Older Adults (Oct 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

Care and Management of the Patient with Ascites (Dec 08, 2008 12:00 AM)

A Cancer Pain Primer (Dec 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

Challenges and Opportunities: Communication Near the End of Life (Oct 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

Tobacco Use: Ending the Epidemic (Oct 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

Effective Relationships (Nov 30, -0001 12:00 AM)

Dissecting Anxiety Disorders In a Time of Economic Crisis (Jan 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

Lactose Intolerance: A Nursing Perspective (Jan 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

Understanding and Responding to the Death Rattle in Dying Patients (Jan 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

Pilot Study of a Structured Aerobic Exercise Program for Hispanic Women During Treatment for Early-Stage Breast Cancer (Jan 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

A Competency-Based Approach to Expanding the Cancer Care Workforce: Proof of Concept (Jan 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

Update in Diabetes Management (Jan 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

Patient Satisfaction: A Suburban Medical Surgical Unit's Strategy to Stay in The Top Percentile (Jan 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

The Use of Personal Digital Assistants in Clinical Practice (Mar 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

Antihypertensives (Oct 01, 2008 12:00 AM)

Soars for Scores: A Quality Improvement Strategy for increasing Patient Satisfaction on an Orthopedic Inpatient Unit (Mar 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

A Nursing Approach to Pain in Older Adults (Apr 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

Casualties of War: Compassion Fatigue and Health Care Providers (Apr 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

The Medical-Surgical Nurse's Guide to Testicular Cancer (Apr 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

Burnout and the Med-Surg Nurse (May 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

Nurse's Assessment Of Caregiver Burden (Jun 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

Pain Experience in Hospitalized Adults with Sickle Cell Disease (Jun 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

Building a Stronger Foundation: Raising Health Literacy Awareness (Jul 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

Assessment and Treatment of Hypoglycemia in Elders: Cautions and Recommendations (Aug 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

Mentoring as a Teaching-Learning Strategy in Nursing (Aug 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

Glycemic Control: It's Not Just About Diabetes (Sep 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

Diabetes Risk Factors in Mexican Americans with Diabetes (Oct 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

What Nurses Should Know About Carotid Stents (Oct 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

A Policy Analysis of Health Care Reform: Implications for Nurses (Sep 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

Antiemetic Drugs (Sep 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

Delegating Effectively (Nov 30, -0001 12:00 AM)

A Plan That Works - Enhancing the Graduate Nurse Orientation Experience (Dec 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

Let Your Expert Voice Be Heard in Product Selection (Dec 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

Recognition and Management of Complications Following Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: A Guide for Health Care Workers in Non-Bariatric Hospitals (Dec 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

Double Jeopardy! Heart Disease Risk Factors for Older African American And Caucasian Women (Dec 01, 2009 12:00 AM)

Immunosenescence: An Underappreciated Risk? (Jan 01, 2010 12:00 AM)

SIRS: A Systematic Approach for Medical-Surgical Nurses to Stop the Progression to Sepsis (Jan 01, 2010 12:00 AM)

Nursing Care for the Patient with Co-Existing Pain and Substance Misuse: Meeting the Patient's Needs (Jan 01, 2010 12:00 AM)

Safe Use of Patient-Controlled Analgesia on a Medical-Surgical Unit (Mar 01, 2010 12:00 AM)

Undermedication for Pain and Precipitation of Delirium (Mar 01, 2010 12:00 AM)

Accurately Measuring Blood Pressure: Factors that Contribute to False Measurements (Mar 01, 2010 12:00 AM)

Update: Diuretic Therapy In Acute Renal Failure - A Clinical Case Study (Jun 01, 2010 12:00 AM)

Relazation and Visual Imagery Techniques: Do They Work? Can They Really Help Burn Patients (Jun 01, 2010 12:00 AM)

Drugs for Erectile Dysfunction (Jun 01, 2010 12:00 AM)

A Nurse-Patient Partnership Program to Improve Medication Safety: "Ask Your Nurse about Your Medication" (May 01, 2010 12:00 AM)

This package includes all sessions of the preconference track.

Contact hours for this conference have expired.

Sessions Included:

Leadership for Nurses During Change and Healthcare Reform (Sep 26, 2013 07:45 AM)

Standard: $40.00
Members: $0.00
This package includes all sessions of the preconference track and the CNE evaluation (5.00 contact hours).

Sessions Included:

Leadership Workshop: Management Skills for Clinical Leaders: Tips and Tools for Success (Sep 10, 2009 07:45 AM)

Standard: $119.00
Members: $79.00

Sessions

Leadership for Nurses During Change and Healthcare Reform

Sep 26, 2013 7:45am ‐ Sep 26, 2013 2:45pm

Identification: 030

This pre-conference workshop provides an overview of leadership behaviors expected of the clinical nurse and nurse manager. The five career development relationships that can be successfully implemented throughout a nurse's career are discussed, as well as new terminology in health care that is relevant for the nurse leader. 

Contact hours available until 9/29/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Speaker(s) have no disclosures to declare.

Planning Committee members have no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
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Objectives:

  • Define "Leadership" from the perspective of the practicing clinical nurse and the unit manager.
  • Describe the five career development relationships and their importance at various points in a nurse's career.
  • Discuss the relationship between quality, safety, and evidence-based practice.
  • Discuss new terminology in health care that is relevant for the nurse leader.

Speaker(s):

Not Your Grandmother's Health Care System

Sep 26, 2013 4:15pm ‐ Sep 26, 2013 6:30pm

Identification: 101

This session describes (through a humorous lens) the trajectory of medical-surgical nurses, from mastering the Gomco Suction Machine to meeting the demands of the high-tech, fast-paced, and technology-infused health care environment.

Contact hours available until 9/29/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Speaker(s) have no disclosures to declare.

Planning Committee members have no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:

This educational activity has been co-provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. and Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC-COA).

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered nursing, Provider Number, CEP 5387.

Objectives:

  • Describe the chaotically changing health care system and its impact on medical-surgical nurses.
  • Identify the trajectory of the medical-surgical nurse's role.
  • Identify adaptive strategies to thrive in the current health care scene.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

The Future of Nursing is in Your Hands: The Role of the Advanced Practice Nurse in Medical-Surgical Nursing

Sep 28, 2013 11:30am ‐ Sep 28, 2013 12:30pm

Identification: 221

Recent changes in health care are creating many opportunities for advanced practice nurses in the medical-surgical nursing specialty. This session provides an overview of the regulatory requirements, available educational pathways, and career options for advanced practice.

Contact hours available until 9/29/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Speaker(s) have no disclosures to declare.

Planning Committee members have no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:

This educational activity has been co-provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. and Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC-COA)

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered nursing, Provider Number, CEP 5387.

Objectives:

  • Discuss the APRN Consensus Model regulatory requirements.
  • Describe educational pathways to advanced practice roles.
  • Discuss advanced practice roles and opportunities for medical surgical nurses.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

We've Come A Long Way Baby - TIGER

Sep 28, 2013 2:00pm ‐ Sep 28, 2013 3:15pm

Identification: 231

The TIGER Initiative Foundation continues to build on its history of transforming nursing and related health care professions with evidence and informatics. Goals include integrating health care informatics for a positive impact on practice, education, and consumer engagement. This session describes the journey of this grassroots initiative to its new nonprofit foundation status.

Contact hours available until 9/29/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Speaker(s) have no disclosures to declare.

Planning Committee members have no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
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Objectives:

  • Review the current TIGER Initiative Foundation framework and current activities.
  • Describe competencies needed to develop a competent nursing workforce in HIT.
  • Identify strategies to integrate informatics competencies to transform practice, education, and consumer management.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $30.00
Members: $20.00

The Lion and the Lamb: A Nursing Approach to the Affordable Care Act

Sep 12, 2014 8:00am ‐ Sep 12, 2014 9:15am

Identification: 102

In celebration of Med-Surg Nursing Week 2014, this session is available at no cost! Enjoy!

This session models the roles nurses have played in leading change and advancing health in ways that have been both powerful and subtle in helping consumers understand the Affordable Care Act.

Contact hours available until 9/14/2016.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, Authors, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Faculty, planners, authors, and speakers have no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
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Objectives:
• Interpret the impact of the ACA on health system changes. 
• Differentiate systemic thinking from systems thinking. 
• Translate to practice Maeda's ten laws of simplicity.

Speaker(s):

Making Cents of Supply Chain Management at the Bedside

Sep 12, 2014 11:15am ‐ Sep 12, 2014 12:30pm

Identification: 111

This session addresses how supply chain management is an effective way to manage costs in a time where every penny counts and why it is important leaders not only keep frontline staff informed and engaged but continue to assess the progress of the various initiatives.

Contact hours available until 9/14/2016.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, Authors, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Faculty, planners, authors, and speakers have no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
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Objectives:
• Discuss the importance of supply chain management. 
• Identify one’s own role in supply chain management. 
• Identify two supply chain opportunities in one’s own organization.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $30.00
Members: $20.00

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Writing for Publication

Sep 12, 2014 12:45pm ‐ Sep 12, 2014 1:45pm

Identification: 122

This session offers practical ways for nurses interested in writing for publication to get started and discusses the manuscript submission, review, and publication processes to help writers prepare and write for best effect.

Contact hours available until 9/14/2016.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, Authors, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Faculty, planners, authors, and speakers have no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
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Objectives:
• Describe elements that assist the potential writer in getting started.
• Identify ways to write for best effect. 
• Discuss the process of manuscript revision and publication.

Speaker(s):
  • Dottie Roberts, EdD, MSN, MACI, RN, OCNS-C, CMSRN, CNE, Editor, MEDSURG Nursing
Standard: $30.00
Members: $20.00

Stop the Chaos! One Patient at a Time, Please

Sep 12, 2014 12:45pm ‐ Sep 12, 2014 1:45pm

Identification: 121

This session describes the development of a multidisciplinary team approach to address the "batching" influx of admissions from the emergency department (ED) and the related dissatisfaction felt by medical-surgical nurses, and shares lessons and strategies to help other organizations enhance ED throughput, staff and patient satisfaction, and patient safety.

Contact hours available until 9/14/2016.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, Authors, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Faculty, planners, authors, and speakers have no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
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Objectives:
• Detail countermeasures implemented to enhance ED throughput to the medical-surgical setting. 
• Discuss a minimum of three outcomes associated with an effort to enhance ED throughput to the medical-surgical setting.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $30.00
Members: $20.00

Social Media and the Nurse: Walking a Fine Line?

Sep 13, 2014 8:00am ‐ Sep 13, 2014 9:15am

Identification: 202

This session provides nurses with guidance on maintaining professional boundaries when engaging in electronic social media communications and defines potential consequences of indiscriminate use of social media related to patient care.

Contact hours available until 9/14/2016.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, Authors, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Faculty, planners, authors, and speakers have no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
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Objectives:
• Describe examples of social media interactions that have either crossed professional boundaries or could be perceived as such. 
• Discuss scenarios resulting in negative consequences experienced by some nurses as a result of engaging in social media interactions .
• Outline professional parameters that nurses could utilize when communicating via social media forums.

Speaker(s): Speaker(s):
Standard: $30.00
Members: $20.00

Moral Distress: What to Do When You Are Powerless to Do the Right Thing

Sep 13, 2014 11:00am ‐ Sep 13, 2014 12:15pm

Identification: 222

This session shares the results of a staff-driven initiative to identify the causes of moral distress and how to prevent it.

Contact hours available until 9/14/2016.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, Authors, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Faculty, planners, authors, and speakers have no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
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Objectives:
• Describe the concept of moral distress. 
• Identify the causes of moral distress and the impact it has on the person and those around them. 
• Describe a process for conducting an organizational assessment of structures and processes to support ethical practice. 
• Identify strategies to support nurses as they deal with ethical issues.

Speaker(s): Speaker(s):
Standard: $30.00
Members: $20.00