Minnesota APRN Coalition

APRN Practice Summit

Best Western Premier Nicollet Inn
14201 Nicollet Avenue
Burnsville, MN 55337

Friday, January 27, 2023 at 8:00am CT - 4:30pm CT
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Health Policy Education
14201 Nicollet Avenue, Burnsville, MN 55337

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Credits Offered

This event offers 5.75 CE credits to attendees.
Accreditation Info: This education activity will be submitted to the American Association of Nurse Practitioners for approval of up to xx contact hours of accredited education..


Additional Information

Join us for important up to date information on a wide variety of professional issues impacting your APRN practice.  

Topics include: 

  • The APRN Consensus Model and APRN Compact - implications for MN APRNs
  • Protecting your APRN Licensure from Legal Action
  • An in-depth analysis of MN APRN workforce survey data

This popular conference will feature 2 national speakers and a panel of 3 local attorneys. 

More information to come! 

This education activity will be submitted to the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) for approval. AANP credit is accepted by most APRN certifying bodies, including the American College of Midwives.  

AccommodationsDiscounted room rates available at the conference hotel with our group booking link.
This link will direct you to our designated booking page.  Click here to book a room
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If you are trying to book outside of the block dates, you can get our conference rate, but you will have to call the hotel directly at 952-435-2100 to book your room.  

Handouts for the presentations will be made available for download approximately 1 week prior to the conference. Participants will receive an email with instructions on how to access the handouts. 

Cancellation Policy - The registration fee, less a $50 administrative charge, is refundable only if a cancellation request is received 5 business days in advance of the conference date.  No refunds after January 20, 2023. Cancellation request must be submitted in writing to admin@mnaprnc.org

 


Registration Refund and Cancellation Policy

The registration fee, less a $50 administrative charge, is refundable only if a cancellation request is received 5 business days in advance of the conference date.  No refunds after January 20, 2023. Cancellation request must be submitted in writing to admin@mnaprnc.org

Event Agenda

APRN Practice Summit

Event Agenda

Friday, January 27, 2023 at 8:00am CT - 4:30pm CT

All times listed in Central Time (US & Canada).
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Friday, January 27, 2023

  • 8:00am - 8:30am

    Registration/Breakfast

    Check in and enjoy breakfast on us

  • 8:30am - 8:40am

    Welcome

    Welcome and housekeeping information

  • 8:40am - 9:40am

    The APRN Consensus Model: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

    Michelle Buck, MS, APRN,CNS APRN Senior Policy Advisor National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN)
    1.0 CE Credit

    This session will examine the development of the APRN Consensus Model, the current implementation status of this regulatory framework and implications for the future of APRN practice and regulation.

  • 9:45am - 10:45am

    Licensure Mobility for APRNs Across Minnesota: The APRN Compact

    Nicole Livanos, JD, MPP Director, State Advocacy & Legislative Affairs National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN)
    1.0 CE Credit

    This session will explore the newly adopted APRN Compact model legislation, the potential benefits joining the compact would unlock for Minnesota licensees, patients and regulators, and provide an update on the current advocacy efforts across the country.

  • 10:45am - 11:00pm

    Exhibit Time/Break

    Grab some coffee and check out the exhibitors

  • 11:00am - 12:15pm

    MN APRN Workforce Survey Analysis

    1.25 CE Credits

  • 12:15pm - 12:45pm

    Lunch

    Lunch is provided

  • 12:45pm - 2:15pm

    Protecting your APRN Licensure from Legal Action: Avoiding Liabilities and Legal Pitfalls

    Barbara Forshier, JD, BSN, RN MARLENE S. GARVIS, JD, MSN, BSN, BA Melissa Heinlein, JD
    1.5 CE Credits

    This session will include information on the Minnesota rules and statutes that regulate nursing licensure and discipline; the basic anatomy of a Minnesota Board of Nursing investigation and potential outcomes; the best practices for APRN interactions with the Board of Nursing; common liability exposures for APRNs and ways to avoid them; the collateral consequences of criminal charges for APRN licensure and practice; support programs for impaired nurses in Minnesota and best practices on self-disclosure/participation; and a discussion of case studies involving APRN liability risks, issues and pitfalls.

  • 2:15pm - 2:30pm

    Exhibits/Refreshments

    Last chance to visit our exhibitors and enjoy some afternoon refreshments

  • 2:30pm - 3:30pm

    Stigmatizing Language in Healthcare Documentation

    Amanda (Mandy) Huber, APRN, CNM, IBCLC
    1.0 CE Credit

    In this session we will explore how stigmatizing language is embedded in our healthcare system and in healthcare documentation. We will review current literature to learn who is affected by stigma and bias within health records, and discuss the direct and indirect harms resulting from negative descriptors and bias. This session will provide the opportunity to interactive with colleagues to practice identifying stigmatizing language and also practice using neutral language in documentation.

  • 3:30pm - 4:30pm

    General Business Meeting / Door Prize Drawings

    Hear what the MN APRN Coalition has been doing to support the practice of all Minnesota APRNs. We will discuss what to expect this legislation session, and welcome the newly elected board members.

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