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SWPONL Fall 2019 Educational and Networking Session: Nurse Leader’s Role in Awareness, Prevention and Mitigation: Addressing Workplace Violence in Healthcare

  • Tuesday, November 19, 2019
  • 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • The Chadwick and Frescos, 10545 Perry Hwy., 15090



Please join us for the 2019 Fall Educational and Networking Session on Tuesday, November 19th:

Nurse Leader’s Role in Awareness, Prevention and Mitigation: Addressing Workplace Violence in Healthcare

Session Description: This presentation will empower the nurse leader with knowledge and skills to implement professional communication skills in multiple facets of their professional and personal duties related to escalating situations. 
The Joint Commission’s Sentinel Event 45 will also be discussed and how nurse leaders can ensure their business unit is following the guidelines put in place to mitigate workplace violence.


James Vogel, MPM 
Police Lieutenant
Hospital OB Resource Officer
UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

The start of the of the session will feature an impactful personal experience story from SWPONL member:

Lauren Leigh Gorman MSN, RN
Unit Director - Magee Adult ICU

Tuesday, November 19, 2019
5:00PM - 6:00PM  Networking, Visit Exhibits, Cash Bar 
6:00PM - 7:00PM  Dinner and Session 
7:00PM - 8:00PM  Networking and opportunity for continued discussion with the speakers

The Chadwick and Frescos
10545 Perry Hwy.
Wexford, PA 15090

Program Cost
Special Anniversary rate for members!
$35 Members  
*$65 Non-members

*Non-members - Join Now at BEFORE REGISTERING and receive the benefits of membership and discounted registration fees for educational events 

Thank you to our Sponsor

Contact Hours
SWPONL is collaborating with the University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing to present this session. Contact hours will be awarded to nurse participants attending the entire session and completing the evaluation tool.  The University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Please contact Linda Mason at the SWPONL office if you have any questions. 
Phone: 412-344-1414

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