MONL Nursing Leadership Forum

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Seminar

Date:8/9/2019
Start Time:12:00 AM
End Time:12:00 AM
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This educational activity is jointly provided by AXIS Medical Education and MHA Health Institute.
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Sponsored by the Missouri Organization of Nurse Leaders
 


Date & Location

Friday, Aug. 9

Courtyard by Marriott
3301 LeMone Industrial Blvd.
Columbia, Mo.
573/443-8000


Register on or before Sunday, Aug. 4.

The registration fee includes lunch, refreshments and program materials.


Audience

nurse leaders in clinical, operational, academic and community-based roles


Purpose

Nurse leaders recognize the potential of the nursing profession to be the catalyst for driving health care transformation. Nurse leaders from hospitals, clinics, academia and the health care industry will convene to network and hear from local and nationally recognized leaders in nursing.

This conference provides a great opportunity to:

  • identify what motivates and engages nurses entering the workforce
  • explain the skills needed in today’s health care environment
  • discuss how policy and advocacy influences nursing at the state and federal level
  • outline strategies to position nursing to be recognized as the foundation for affecting health care change


Agenda

9 a.m. — Registration

9:30 a.m. — Opening Remarks
Shanon Fucik, MBA, BSN, CPN, NEA-BC
MONL President
Senior Director of Patient Care Services
Children's Mercy Kansas City

9:45 a.m. — Emerging Issues in Nursing Leadership Research: An Editor’s Perspective
Karen S. Hill, DNP, R.N., NEA-BC, FACHE, FAAN
Chief Operating Officer/Chief Nursing Officer
Baptist Health Lexington
Lexington, Ky.

Editor-in-Chief
The Journal of Nursing Administration

In this session, the speaker will profile findings from current research relevant to nursing leadership, provide suggestions for supporting a research-friendly environment and discuss tips for working with an editor to publish your work.

Objectives

  • identify emerging issues from the literature related to nursing administration and leadership
  • explore examples of research addressing emerging issues in nursing leadership
  • discuss suggestions to support the creation of a research-friendly care setting and culture
  • discuss tips for working with an editor to publish your work


11:15 a.m. — Nursing Advocacy Update
Heidi N. Lucas
State Director
Missouri Nurses Association

Heidi N. Lucas, state director of the Missouri Nurses Association, will present on the state of nursing and health care-related advocacy efforts. Lucas will review the 2019 Missouri legislative session, as well as take a look forward to the 2020 session. Hot topics and potential legislation will be reviewed.

Objectives

  • review of the 2019 Missouri legislative session, looking at nurse-focused bills and health care-related legislation
  • discuss hot topics in health care policy and legislation
  • explore potential 2020 legislation


11:45 a.m. — Networking Lunch (provided)

12:30 p.m. — Missouri Center for Nursing Nurses on Boards Intensive Training
Mary Beck, DNP, R.N., NE-BC
Chief Nursing Officer
University of Missouri Healthcare
Columbia, Mo.

This session will discuss how nurses possess a unique skill set and an unmatched public trust that is desirable for board service. In a time of rapid change in health care that affects all sectors, consumers benefit from having nurses’ point of care perspective present in boardrooms as policy decisions are made.

Objectives

  • explain nursing competencies and the significance of board service in promoting a culture of health
  • ascertain connections between transforming nursing practice and leading change from the bedside to the boardroom
  • apply nursing’s social contract to board opportunities that optimize health outcomes


1:15 p.m. — Nurses On Boards Coalition
Laurie Benson, BSN
Executive Director
Nurses on Boards Coalition
Madison, Wis.

This presentation will highlight the Nurses On Boards Coalition, including its history, mission and strategic imperatives. Learn the importance of nurses serving on boards, as well as required competencies, the different types of boards and how to select a board that is right for you.

Objectives

  • provide an NOBC overview, including the coalition’s history and mission
  • outline why it is important for nurses to serve in governance roles, and why now?
  • discuss the roles, resource, and influence of nurses serving on boards
  • describe diverse ways to get involved as nurse leaders at the national, state and local levels


2:15 p.m. — Academic-Practice Partnerships Panel Discussion

Moderator:
Shanon Fucik, MBA, BSN, CPN, NEA-BC

Panelists:
Kathryn Patterson
Clinical Associate Professor
Missouri State University, School of Nursing
Springfield, Mo.

Mary Beck, DNP, R.N., NE-BC
Chief Nursing Officer
University of Missouri Healthcare
Columbia, Mo.

Ann Cary, Ph.D., MPH, R.N., FNAP, FAAN
Dean and Professor
University of Missouri–Kansas City

Karen Cox, Ph.D.
Chamberlain University
Downers Grove, Ill.

Nurse leadership exist everywhere — the education of, employment of, development of, regulation of — the profession of nursing is found. Where we find exemplary nursing leadership working beyond traditional boundaries, we find the magic. This panel of nurse leaders will share their experiences in academic-clinical partnerships, and why they see these partnerships as being integral to support health care transformation.

This diverse panel of nurse leaders will share experiences with developing, implementing and sustaining academic-practice partnerships. Successful academic-practice partnerships improve competencies among students, create environments for career development and growth, facilitate skill development for future nurse leaders, and improve the safety and health outcomes of patients. Advancing successful partnership models is recognized as a guiding principle of nursing leadership by the American Organization of Nurse Executives and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing.

3:30 p.m. — Adjournment

Faculty

Mary Beck, DNP, R.N., NE-BC
Chief Nursing Officer
University of Missouri Healthcare
Columbia, Mo.

Mary Beck is the chief nursing officer of MU Health Care and Joint Courtesy Faculty of the MU Sinclair School of Nursing. Beck joined MU Health Care in fall 2017 after serving as an assistant teaching professor in the Sinclair School of Nursing for two years.

Before joining the Sinclair School of Nursing, Beck was the vice president of patient care services and chief nurse executive of Boone Hospital Center for 16 years. While in this role she led the organization to achieve Magnet Designation for Nursing Service Excellence three consecutive times.

Beck received a Master of Science in nursing from the MU School of Nursing and a Doctor of Nursing Practice in leadership and systems from Rush University in Chicago.

Beck has been an advocate for advancing the profession of nursing through her commitment to lifelong learning by serving as a mentor for numerous graduate students from across that country, and support of colleagues to pursue advanced degrees in nursing. She has been active in professional organizations, having served as president, secretary and district representative twice for the Missouri Organization of Nurse Leaders during her 19 years as a member. In 2013, she chaired the Missouri Action Coalition’s Leadership at the Table Committee and met the goals of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Funded Grant.

Laurie Benson, BSN
Executive Director
Nurses on Boards Coalition
Madison, Wis.

Laurie Benson currently serves as the executive director for Nurses on Boards Coalition, whose mission is to improve health in communities across the nation through the service of nurses on all types of boards. She is a successful co-founder and former CEO of a technology systems integrator, growing revenues to $80 million at the time of sale. She has served on eight corporate boards in the technology, finance, insurance, engineering, commercial real estate, manufacturing and services industries, as well as numerous nonprofit boards focused on entrepreneurship, transforming health care, and honoring and advancing nurses and the profession of nursing. Benson is passionate about values-based leadership and innovation that brings “what is possible into the now,” in a way that benefits and elevates everyone involved.

Ann Cary, Ph.D., MPH, R.N., FNAP, FAAN
Dean and Professor
University of Missouri–Kansas City

Dr. Ann Cary, dean of the School of Nursing and Health Studies at the University of Missouri-Kansas City and chair of the Board of Directors for the American Association of Colleges of Nursing is recognized nationally and internationally for her boundary-spanning leadership across the credentialing industry, for building capacity in our nation’s workforce in nursing and public health higher education, and in leading professional organizations. Her distinguished scholarship led her to be the first to ask serious research questions about the value of certification in nursing and its impact on health care delivery.

As dean, Dr. Cary currently directs a federal program at UMKC to develop pipeline programs for under-resourced high school students to access higher education. Dr. Cary’s leadership experience in national organizations impacts advocacy in upstream action and policy agenda, as well as standards for practice and new organizationally sponsored programming. She was a co-author of the AACN publication: Advancing Healthcare Transformation: A New Era for Academic Nursing on the Importance of Academic Practice Partnerships — the topic of this session.

Karen Cox, Ph.D.
Chamberlain University
Downers Grove, Ill.

Dr. Karen Cox was appointed President of Chamberlain University in 2018, the largest provider of nursing education programs in the country. Prior to joining Chamberlain, she served as executive vice president and chief operating officer of Children’s Mercy — Kansas City. In 2003 she led the organization to receive Magnet designation by The American Nurses Credentialing Center during her tenure as senior vice president for patient care services and chief nursing officer. Dr. Cox serves as the current president of the American Academy of Nursing (2017-2019). She started her career as a licensed practical nurse and holds an associate degree in nursing from Excelsior College, a bachelor’s in nursing degree from the University of Kansas and a master’s and Ph.D. in nursing from the University of Missouri — Kansas City.

Karen S. Hill, DNP, R.N., NEA-BC, FACHE, FAAN
Chief Operating Officer/Chief Nursing Officer
Baptist Health Lexington
Lexington, Ky.

Dr. Karen Hill is the chief operating officer and chief nursing officer at Baptist Health Lexington. Dr. Hill oversees operations in the hospital and outpatient centers which has more than 3,000 employees. Baptist Health Lexington has been designated as a Magnet® organization three times under Dr. Hill’s leadership, recognizing the organization internationally for nursing excellence. Dr. Hill serves as the editor-in-chief for the Journal of Nursing Administration, an international scholarly peer-reviewed journal. She processes more than 350 manuscripts for JONA annually and produces 11 editions a year for subscribers in 146 countries.

Dr. Hill presents internationally on leadership development, bringing evidence to practice, publishing and working with an editor, leading an intergenerational workforce, and retaining experienced older employees, among other areas of expertise. Dr. Hill has more than 75 peer-reviewed publications and is co-author of a book released in 2018, "Creating a Research-Friendly Environment: A Community Hospital Approach." Dr. Hill is a fellow in the American Academy of Nursing. She was the 2018 chair of the Lexington Chamber of Commerce and is chairperson of the Hospital Advisory Commission for The Joint Commission.

Heidi N. Lucas
State Director
Missouri Nurses Association
Jefferson City, Mo.

Heidi N. Lucas currently is the state director at the Missouri Nurses Association. Previously, she was the outreach manager for the Missouri Community Action Network, and she has worked in the labor sector in Pennsylvania, and in human resources and recruiting in Chicago. Due to this wide range of experiences, she is well-versed in issues relating to health care, legislative advocacy, poverty, policy, labor, recruitment, organizing, grassroots community building, employment and training, diversity, and gender.

Lucas currently serves on the boards of Empower Missouri and the Central Missouri Foster Care and Adoption Association where she is a past president, and she is a Jefferson City’s Cultural Arts Commission Commissioner. She has her master’s degree in public affairs from the Truman School of Public Affairs at the University of Missouri and bachelor’s degrees in women’s studies and english from Pennsylvania State University.

Shanon Fucik, MBA, BSN, CPN, NEA-BC
MONL President
Senior Director Patient Care Services
Children's Mercy Kansas City

Shanon Fucik is a senior nurse director of patient care resources at Children’s Mercy Kansas City. With more than 15 years of experience in nursing department administration, she has expertise in all areas of health care leadership, including budgeting, strategic planning, program planning, quality and performance improvement, project management, and staff training and development.

Her education includes an Executive Master of Business Administration from the Henry Bloch School of Business at the University of Missouri and a Bachelor of Science in nursing from the University of Kansas School of Nursing.

Her certifications include: Lean Six Sigma Greenbelt, Certified Pediatric Nurse, Nurse Executive Advanced - Board Certified, 2010 American Organization of Nurse Executives Nurse Manager Fellow, 2014 CNO Academy Alumni. She currently serves as president of the Missouri Organization of Nurse Leaders and as treasurer of the Society of Pediatric Nurses.

Kathryn Patterson, DNP, MSN
Clinical Associate Professor
Missouri State University School of Nursing
Springfield, Mo.

Kathryn Patterson is a clinical associate professor and program coordinator of the BSN/DNP Family Nurse Practitioner Program at Missouri State University in Springfield Mo. She received her Doctor of Nursing p]Practice from MSU, Master of Science in nursing from UMKC and is board certified as a family nurse practitioner. Her career in nursing spans more than 35 years with a focus on clinical practice excellence and translation of research into daily practice.


Continuing Education

Participants must attend the program in its entirety and complete an evaluation to receive a certificate of completion and continuing education contact hours.

Accreditation Statement
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In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by AXIS Medical Education and the MHA Health Institute. AXIS Medical Education is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Designation

Nursing — AXIS Medical Education designates this continuing nursing education activity for 5 contact hours.
Learners are advised that accredited status does not imply endorsement by the provider or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with an activity.

Requirements for Credit:

  • Attend/participate in the educational activity and review all course materials.
  • Complete the CE Declaration form online by 11:59 p.m. ET Friday, Aug. 23. Instructions will be provided. If you do not enter the online portal by the above date, you will not be able to retrieve your statement of participation.
  • Upon successful completion of the online form, your statement of completion will be presented to you to print.

AXIS Contact Information
For information about the accreditation of this program please contact AXIS at info@axismeded.org.

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
AXIS Medical Education requires instructors, planners, managers and other individuals and their spouse/life partner who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified conflicts of interest are thoroughly vetted by AXIS for fair balance, scientific objectivity of studies mentioned in the materials or used as the basis for content, and appropriateness of patient care recommendations.

The faculty reported the following financial relationships or relationships they or their spouse/life partner have with commercial interests related to the content of this continuing education activity:

 Name of Faculty or Presenter  Reported Financial Relationship
 Mary Beck, DNP, R.N., NE-BC  Nothing to disclose
 Laurie Benson, BSN  Nothing to disclose
 Ann Cary, Ph.D., MPH, R.N., FNAP, FAAN  Nothing to disclose
 Karen Cox, Ph.D.  Nothing to disclose
 Shanon Fucik, MBA, BSN, CPN, NEA-BC  Nothing to disclose
 Karen S. Hill, DNP, R.N., NEA-BC, FACHE, FAAN  Nothing to disclose
 Heidi N. Lucas  Nothing to disclose
 Kathryn Patterson, DNP, MSN  Nothing to disclose

The planners and managers reported the following financial relationships or relationships they or their spouse/life partner have with commercial interests related to the content of this continuing education activity:

 Name of Planner/Manager  Reported Financial Relationship
 Sarah M. Willson, MBA, BSN, FACHE  Nothing to disclose
 Peggy Taylor  Nothing to disclose
 Dee Morgillo, M.Ed., CHCP  Nothing to disclose
 Holly M. Hampe, D.Sc., R.N., MHA, MRM  Nothing to disclose
 Catherine Hamilton  Nothing to disclose


Disclaimer
Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of patient conditions and possible contraindications on dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.

Americans With Disabilities Act
In compliance with the Americans With Disabilities Act, we will make every reasonable effort to accommodate your request. For any special requests, please contact the MHA Health Institute at 573/893-3700 before the meeting dates.


MONL Membership Dues

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For More Information

Peggy Taylor
Executive Assistant of Clinical and Regulatory Affairs
ptaylor@mhanet.com
573/893-3700 ext. 1370