Nurse Managed Health Centers: Turning the Affordable Care Act into Action

Alexandria, Virginia
Monday, June 09, 2014
The National Nursing Centers Consortium Presents...
Nurse Managed Health Centers:  Turning the Affordable Care Act into Action
"Nurse Managed Health Centers: Turning the Affordable Care Act into Action"
Monday, June 9, 2014
The Westin Alexandria in Alexandria, Virginia

We are only days away from our conference.  
Check out our final conference agenda to find out more about this exciting event!


PLENARY 1: Nurse-led Care After the Affordable Care Act
NNCC and nursing leaders will open the conference, presenting the current landscape of nurse-led care and policies affecting nurse-led care in light of the role out of the Affordable Care Act.
Speakers include: 
  • 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 Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT
PLENARY 2: Innovations and Opportunities in Nurse-Led Care 
Leaders in Nurse-led Healthcare will share innovative strategies and opportunities to develop nurse-led care in light of the Affordable Care Act.
Speakers include: 
  • 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: Nurse Managed Health Center Certification
In this luncheon session, NNCC will announce the new nurse managed health center certification program.  Come hear the background and process by which to achieve certification.

PLENARY 4: Building the Nurse-Led Workforce
Nursing leaders will discuss the importance of growing the ranks of APRNs and other nurse professionals as an integral way to increase the base of primary care providers in this country.
Speakers include:
  • Barbara Todd, Advanced Practice Providers Hospital University of Pa.
  • Pat Dennehy; Dennehy and Associates
  • Bambi McQuade-Jones, CEO Boone County Community Clinic 
WORKSHOPS: Breakout Sessions
The breakout sessions feature subject matter experts that cover topics related to innovations in nurse-managed care.  Examples include:
  • Innovative Clinical Models
  • Operational Best Practices
  • Early Intervention
  • Promoting Care for an Aging Population
  • Interprofessional Models (HRSA Nurse, Education, Practice, Quality, Retention)
  • Emerging Research
  • Promoting Outcomes in Wellness and Primary Care
  • Curriculum and Workforce Development
After an educational, inspiring day, all attendees and presenters are invited to join us for a networking reception.  Hors d'oeuvres and drinks will be served.  This is a great time to catch up with old friends, meet with nurse-leaders from across the country, and learn about the rich history of nurse-led healthcare.

FREE 1:1 Consultation Available


Contact Information

  • Contact Name: Kristine Gonnella
    Contact Phone:  267-350-7632
National Nursing Centers Consortium
© 2019
Quick, easy and affordable online event registration and event management software for all event sizes.