Twenty-three staff members from Advocate Christ Medical Center/Hope Children’s Hospital in Oak Lawn, Ill., and Trinity Hospital in Chicago attended the 12th National Magnet Conference.
Diana Sobellini, RN, BSN, PCCN, presented the poster “Keeping With the Flow VAD Education Across the Spectrum,” which was coauthored by Sarah Kapinus, RN; Michelle Nellett, APN, CCRN, CCNS; and Helen Lonergan-Thomas, APN, CCNS. Deborah Duey, APN, CCRN, presented the MICCU poster “Leaving Alive: Implementing Initiatives to Decrease Hospital Mortality” on behalf of authors Karen A. Bogdan, RN, MS, CCRN; Amy Jager, RN, BSN, CCRN; Kathleen Cloutier, RN, BSN, CCRN; Kelly Wesselhoff, RN, BSN, CCRN, CVN; Sherron Johnson-Boyd, RN; and Kristin Bortoli, RN.From left, Jennifer Connor, RNC, BSN; Kimberly Eiden, RN, BSN; and Deborah Gentile, RN, presented the documentary “Hearing All the Voices: Leading the Way to Successful Shared Governance.”
Wendy Tuzik-Micek, RN, PhD, and Cheryl Lefaiver, RN, PhD, partnered with Ruth Kleinpell, RN, PhD, FAAN, of Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, to present “Moving Quality Improvement to Research: It’s More Than Sample Size and Design.”
Jennifer Connor, RNC, BSN; Kimberly Eiden, RN, BSN; and Deborah Gentile, RN, presented a documentary about Advocate’s growth of shared governance.