National Health Policy: Impact, Opportunities, & Challenges
Thursday, September 19, 2013 from 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM (PDT)
Acute Care Education & Washington State College of Nursing are pleased to present the
15th annual Thelma L. Cleveland Visiting Scholar Event
“National Health Policy: Impact, Opportunities and Challenges”
a conversation with
Deborah Trautman, Ph.D., R.N.
Executive Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Health Policy and Healthcare Transformation
Thursday, September 19, 2013
10 S. Post Street, Spokane, WA 99201
The Davenport Hotel -- Marie Antoinette Ballroom | 6:00 PM | $60 per person | $420 per table
Cost includes dinner & presentation
5:00 - 6:00 Reception and Networking
6:00 Dinner Served
6:30 - 7:30 Presentation
About The Program
Join WSU College of Nursing at the historic Davenport Hotel to meet Dr. Trautman, Executive Director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Policy and Healthcare Transformation, as she shares her extensive knowledge of health policy and healthcare transformation to help lead nursing into a new era of health care delivery. Dr. Trautman’s presentation will examine the impacts, opportunities, and challenges facing the nation’s health care providers as a result of implementing national health policy changes through the Affordable Care Act.
About Dr. Trautman
Dr. Trautman is Executive Director for the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Policy and Healthcare Transformation. A former director of nursing for Hopkins’ Department of Emergency Medicine, Dr. Trautman, who holds a PhD in health policy, recently completed two years as senior health policy advisor to U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi as part of a Robert Wood Johnson health policy fellowship. Dr. Trautman has authored and co-authored many publications on public health policy, and is a Magnet Appraiser Fellow for the American Nurses Association and as an advisory board member for Academy Health’s Interdisciplinary Research Interest Group on Nursing Issues.
Purpose: The learner will review and discuss national health policy changes which will impact healthcare professionals’ clinical practice.
Target Audience: Registered Nurses, Advanced Practice Registered Nurses, and other healthcare professional
Criteria for Successful Completion:
1. Register online for the event
2. Sign in at the registration desk on day of the activity
3. Attend the entire activity
4. Complete the online evaluation
1. Discuss the current state of the U.S. health care environment.
2. Discuss the status of Health Reform
3. Recognize the challenges affecting implementation
Participants who complete the Criteria for Successful Completion will receive a Certificate of Successful Completion for 1.0 contact hours.
Acute Care Education, LLC is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Washington State Nurses Association Continuing Education Approval & Recognition Program (CEARP), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.