Previous SWPONL REgion Events
SWPONL offers Educational and Networking Sessions for continuing education and networking in the spring and fall of each year.
SWPONL Good Reads Club
The Education and Membership Committees hosted members in a discussion of two relevant and provoking articles.
Read the shared articles here.
SWPONL Gratitude Chain
For the month of November, a gratitude chain was created in SWPONL social media and the Membership Forum to help nurse leaders in celebrating, giving thanks and spreading good cheer!
Nurse Leader’s Role in Awareness, Prevention and Mitigation: Addressing Workplace Violence in Healthcare
James Vogel, MPM
Hospital OB Resource Officer.
UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital
Thank You to our event sponsor:
Heather Rommes, MSOL, BA
Director of Physician Development, Operations
Allegheny Health Network
Vicki Hess, RN, BSN, MS
Certified Speaking Professional
Catalyst Consulting, LLC
Our attendees say it best:
"The content of this presentation was exceptionally valuable and timely. Vicki is an excellent presenter..."
"This was my first time at a Vicki Hess conference and she was just excellent. I will take new information back to my workplace."
"Vicki Hess brings a lot of energy when speaking about any topic."
"...enjoyed real life suggestions"
"Was a great networking/educational session Engaging speaker."
"A great speaker who was personal as well as professional. Great to be exposed to someone in her position."
"Dr. Coe is obviously very knowledgeable in this topic. Her suggestions, ideas, and details were all very good."
"Excellent use of examples, personal stories, and connections."
Sandra A. Cupples, PhD, RN, FAAN, CAPT, NC, USN RET
National Director, Clinical Services
National Surgery Office
Veterans Health Administration
Click here for photos from the event.
Our attendees say it best:
It was a wonderful evening for networking at the new Hotel Indigo Pittsburgh on Wednesday, November 16, 2016.
Thank you to Matt Mervosh, Financial Advisor from Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. for presenting "Health Wealth and a Confident Retirement," a session to illustrate the role that stress plays in our life, the choices that we make and will discuss the connection between health and wealth.
Barry Bittman, MD
CEO, Institute for Innovative Healthcare
CEO, Yamaha Music and Wellness Institute
Thank you Dr. Bittman, AbbVie, Willow and to to the attendees of this event.
The SWPONL event attendees enjoyed the opportunity to network while earning continuing education credit and learning to sharpen their coaching and mentoring skills with new ways to energize, motivate and develop their team!