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ANCC Pathways to Excellence

George R. Brown Convention Center
Thursday, April 27, 2017 to Friday, April 28, 2017

Thanks for visiting with Lippincott Solutions at this year's ANCC Pathway to Excellence conference in Dallas, TX!

Our best-in-class suite of online, evidence-based clinical decision support and competency management software for institutions is helping over 1,600 leading U.S. facilities and systems to streamline clinical workflow, standardize patient care, and improve outcomes.  By combining the most trusted content with cutting edge workflow functionality, we can help you create a positive practice environment that supports a culture of clinical excellence.    

Click HERE for more information on how Lippincott Solutions supports the 12 components of the ANCC Pathway to Excellence model.  

Special thanks to the industry experts from our customer facilities who presented sessions at this year's ANCC Pathway to Excellence conference:


1:15 p.m.–2:15 p.m. Pathway to “Best in the West”— Providence Health & Services’ Bold Journey

  • Deborah A. Burton, PhD, RN, Providence Health and Services
  • Charles K. Perkins, MBA, Providence Health and Services

1:15 p.m.–2:15 p.m. Wound Care Treatment Protocol Drives Success

  • Swann Waterhouse, BSN, RN, WCC, Parkland Memorial Hospital
  • Tammy Regitz, RN, CCRN-K, WCC, Parkland Memorial Hospital
  • Melayne Martin, BSN, RN, CWOCN, Parkland Memorial Hospital

1:15 p.m.–2:15 p.m. Breathing New Life into a Stagnant Safe Patient Handling Program

  • Myrna Young, RN, CNOR, Robert Wood Johnson Health Network

2:45 p.m.–3:45 p.m. Creating a Nurse Associate Externship Program That Promotes Patient Safety and Lifelong Learning

  • Cynthia Willis, DNP, MBA, RN, CMSRN, Cleveland Clinic Health System

FRIDAY, APRIL 28, 2017

9:30 a.m.–10:30 a.m. Mentorship: The Recipe for Obtaining Pathway to Excellence® Designation—Easy as 1, 2, 3!

  • C. Preston Lewis, DNP, MSN, RN, CCRN, Baptist Health System
  • Tracy Phillips, DNP, RN, NE-BC, Baptist Health System
  • Tiffany Cabibbo, MSN, RN, CENP, Baptist Health System

9:30 a.m.–10:30 a.m. There’s a Gun! Active Shooter with Hostage Simulations Empower Staff to React to Mitigate Harm

  • Shauna Anderson, RN, NE-BC, Summa Health System
  • Trish Enos, BSN, RNC, CPHQ, Summa Health System
  • Robin Brown, BSN, RN, NE-BC, CHEP, Summa Health System
  • Keith Blough, MBA, BS, Summa Health System

1:45 p.m.–2:45 p.m. Standardized Bedside Report—A Remedy for the Missed Nursing Care Model

  • Rebecca Jahn, RN, CMSRN, UPMC Health System
  • Kathleen Fowler, MSN, RN, CMSRN, UPMC Health System
  • Kelsey Archibald, RN, CMSR, UPMC Health System

It was great seeing you all!



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Lippincott Solutions had a great time attending this year’s ANCC Pathway to Excellence conference in Philadelphia, PA. Here at Lippincott, we are dedicated to creating a positive practice environment that enables a culture of clinical excellence.  With our cutting edge technology and trusted content, we will continue to improve care of patients and residents with our online, institutional, evidence-based practice software.   Thanks to everyone who stopped by and visited our booth!

In today's changing healthcare landscape, Lippincott Solutions provides instant, 24/7 access to clinical information that helps you deliver the best care possible, giving you:

  • Evidence-based practice guidelines, backed by the latest research

  • Step-by-step procedures and skills for best patient safety and clinical outcomes

  • Up-to-date information and references on practice and technology innovations

  • Online education courses, most with CE credits 

    A special thank you to the ANCC Pathways speakers who are representing Lippincott Solutions customer facilities!  They are listed as follows: 

    Thursday, April 28, 2016

    10:15 a.m.–11:15 a.m.  An Interprofessional Collaborative Journey to a Successful Pathway to Excellence® Designation

    Brenda Johnson, MSN, RN,  Saint Francis Medical Center, Grand Island, NE


    11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.  Education Champions: Promoting Professional Practice Through the Development of Unit-Based Educators

    Elaine Riegel, MSN, RN-BC, St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center, Reading, PA 


    11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.  Nursing Clinical Advancement Program: A Novel Approach to Professional Development

    Tyler McDonald, MHA, BSN, RN, CNOR, St. Vincent Hospital , Little Rock, AR


    2:45 p.m.–3:45 p.m.  Meet the Editors: Writing for Publication

    Karen Hill, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE, FAAN, COO/CNO Baptist Health Lexington, Lexington, KY 


    2:45 p.m.–3:45 p.m.  Meet the Editors: Writing for Publication

    Susan Bindon, DNP, RN-BC, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD  


    2:45 p.m.–3:45 p.m.  Effect of Workplace Violence Training Course on Nurse Confidence and Attitudes Toward Managing Violent Patients

    Jackline Opollo, PhD, MPH, MSN, RN, Parkland Health and Hospital System, Dallas, TX


    Friday, April 29, 2016

    9:15 a.m.–10:15 a.m.  Creating a High-Performing Workforce: Engaging in the Creation of a Transition to Program—Part 1

    Jim Hansen, MSN, RN-BC,  Clinical Supervisor, New Graduate and Student Services, Kootenai Health, Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.


    10:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m.  Creating a High-Performing Workforce: Engaging in the Creation of a Transition to Practice Program—Part 2

    Jim Hansen, MSN, RN-BC,  Clinical Supervisor, New Graduate and Student Services, Kootenai Health, Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.


    2:30–3:30 pm.  Innovative Mindset

    Lynn Fick-Cooper, MBA, BA  Program Director and Lead Faculty for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Community Coalition Leadership Program, Greensboro, NC