The PONL Program & Education Committee is pleased to announce that our conference keynote speaker, Dr. Peter Buerhaus, has agreed to present two webinars this October. Each webinar will be 75 minutes in length and offer 1.25 CNEs.
Dr. Buerhaus is an internationally recognized nurse researcher who has published nearly 150 peer-reviewed articles on the nursing workforce. He was the lead author of the book "The Future of Nursing: Trends, Data, and Implications," has conducted over 50 studies of the nursing workforce, and in 2010, was appointed to Chair the National Health Workforce Commission, created by the Affordable Care Act to advise Congress and the Administration on national health workforce policy and serve as a resource to the states.
Registration Fees & Details
PONL Member - $25
Member Group Rate* - $35
Non-PONL Member** - $125
Registration fees include access to both webinars.
*Member Group Rate - To view as a group, only one person needs to register under the group rate - they will receive the webinar login information for their organization to view as a group in one location. Please do not send this information to individuals in your organization as we have limited capacity of logins.
Individual CNEs will be offered to attendees from the same organization who view webinar as a group. After the webinar, the person who registered the group will be sent the evaluation link. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE TO DISTRIBUTE THIS LINK to your attendees. Attendees must complete the evaluation to receive the CNE certificate.
**Non-PONL Members will receive one-year PONL membership with their registration.
Building on Two Decades of Strengths to Create the 21st Century Nursing Workforce Thursday, Oct.1, 2:00 p.m.-3:15 p.m. ET
Dr. Buerhaus will discuss 10 strengths within the nursing workforce that provide the foundation for the profession to make enormous gains in creating a 21st century nursing workforce that is more responsive to society’s growing health care needs. He will also provide a vision of what a 21st century workforce would look and act like.
Overcoming Challenges in Creating the 21st Century Nursing Workforce
Thursday, Oct. 22, 2:00 p.m.-3:15 p.m. ET
Dr. Buerhaus will identify and briefly describe 10 challenges facing nurses, CNOs, hospitals and other health care delivery systems over the decade. He will show new data on RN and APN workforce supply growth through 2030, and data on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the nursing workforce. Finally, he will offer provide recommendations for nursing leaders, policy makers, and nursing educators on how to overcome challenges that will build through 2030.