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National Nursing Centers Consortium Conference: June 9th, 2014

by: Linda Le | Wed, Apr 23, 2014 |

Nurses working in community settings and nurse managed health centers may find the upcoming National Nursing Centers Consortium Conference particularly interesting and informative. Please see the press release below for additional information:

The National Nursing Centers Consortium is less than 2 months away from the 2014 NNCC Conference, Nurse Managed Health Centers: Turning the Affordable Care Act into Action. Join NNCC Monday, June 9, 2014 at The Westin Alexandria in Alexandria, Virginia for our one-day conference which brings leaders together from around the country to discuss innovations in nurse-managed health care and explore ways to strengthen the workforce, break through policy barriers, and take advantage of opportunities made possible by the Affordable Care Act.

Click here to register now for the 2014 NNCC Conference. Check out our 2014 NNCC Conference agenda for a sneak peak at our presenters, here are some highlights of the day:

Plenary 1: Welcome, Nurse-led Care After the Affordable Care Act

  • Tine Hansen-Turton, CEO NNCC
  • Amy Barton, NNCC Board Chair
  • Mary Beth Bigley, Director Division of Nursing, Bureau of Health Professions, HRSA
  • Judy Murphy, Deputy National Coordinator for Programs and Policy, ONC

Plenary 2: Innovations and Opportunities in Nurse-led Care

  • Ellen Lawton, National Center for Medical Legal Partnership
  • Julie Novak, Executive Director UT Nursing Clinical Enterprise, UTHSCSA
  • Ahrin Mishan, Executive Director, Rita & Alex Hillman Foundation

Plenary 3: Lunch, Nurse Managed Health Center Certification

  • Tine Hansen-Turton, CEO NNCC
  • Neil Goldfarb, President & CEO of the Greater Philadelphia Business Coalition on Health
  • Kathryn Fiandt, NNCC Quality Committee Chair

Plenary 4: Building the Nurse-led Workforce

  • Barbara Todd, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing
  • Pat Dennehy, Dennehy and Associates
  • Bambi McQuade-Jones, CEO Boone County Community Clinic

Joining us for the 2014 NNCC Conference? Stay for our companion event, the 2014 Health Center and Public Housing National Symposium.

This 3-day technical assistance symposium, “Engaging Residents of Underserved Communities: From Outreach to Quality Care” is co-hosted by NNCC’s signature technical assistance program, Community Health Partners for Sustainability and the National Center for Health in Public Housing, June 10-12 also at The Westin Alexandria in Alexandria, Virginia. Attendees will gain valuable learning and networking opportunities and for Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) or those seeking FQHC status, HRSA representatives will be in attendance along with grantees from across the country. We strongly encourage all to attend this event as well, which requires a separate registration. Participants who register for both events receive a discounted registration rate of $100 for the NNCC 2014 Conference. Click here for more information or to register.

Contact Kristine Gonnella at kgonnella@nncc.us or 267-350-7632 with questions regarding either event.  We hope to see you in June!



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