REGISTRATION DEADLINE: JULY 29 • 2024

MEMBERS: $1350   |   NON-MEMBERS: $1550

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This four-day session program allows flexibility and will provide you the opportunity to learn new skills, explore innovative adult learning strategies, and operationalize the skills and competencies that are needed to be an effective Nurse Educator in today’s SNF setting.

FIVE ADVANTAGES OF INVESTING IN YOUR FACILITY’S NURSE & STAFF EDUCATION!

  1. Highly Skilled & Confident Staff
  2. High Staff Retention
  3. Better Resident Outcomes
  4. Impressive Reputation
  5. Optimized Financial Performance

VIRTUAL TRAINING SESSIONS:

August 21, 2024  |  8:30 am — 12:30 pm

  • Overview of Nurse Educator Competencies
  • Discussion of Adult Learner Theories/Generational Perspectives
  • Teaching Strategies and Learning Activities

August 22, 2024  |  8:30 am — 1:00 pm

  • Curriculum Design
  • Evaluation Process & Technology

September 25, 2024  |  8:30 am — 12:30 pm

  • Nurse Aide Training Program (NATP) Requirements Review
  • Annual Trainings
  • Evaluations
  • Resources Overview

September 26, 2024  |  8:30 am — 12:30 pm

  • Practicum Experience: Participants will present and share their training programs and receive feedback from instructors and classmates

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW.

This virtual Nurse Educator Program satisfies the NYSDOH requirements for skilled nursing facility Nurse Educators!

  • Participants will be required to develop a curriculum for a training session and present their training program in the final session

  • All participants of the program will receive copies of the various training programs developed by their classmates to tailor and use within their facilities for staff education

PROGRAM INSTRUCTORS:

» TARRAH A. QUINLAN, RN, BSN
Director, Education Program Development & Member Operations

Tarrah is an RN with over 20 years of experience in multiple healthcare settings, specializing in long-term care. She is an expert in regulatory compliance, with experience as a nursing home surveyor and most recently serving as the Director of the Bureau of Quality Assurance and Surveillance at the NYSDOH. In her role as Director, she was responsible for the oversight of the NYSDOH Nurse Aide Training Program.

» JACKIE PAPPALARDI, RN, BSN
Senior Director, Grants & Member Operations

Jackie is an RN with over 40 years of experience in the public and private healthcare delivery system. She has demonstrated leadership and management experience at the state level, including her position as the Director of the Division of Nursing Home and ICF/IID Surveillance at the NYSDOH, which enables her to work closely with providers across the healthcare continuum. During her tenure as Director, Jackie was instrumental in the development and implementation of the NYSDOH Nurse Aide Training Program.

» LISA M. VOLK, RN, BPS, LNHA
Executive Director, Foundation for Quality Care
Lisa is an RN with 40 years of experience in the long-term care setting in both the proprietary and not-for-profit sectors. She has held roles as a Nurse Educator, Director of Nursing, Administrator and Executive Director. With a strong operational background, Ms. Volk understands the link between the Nurse Educator’s role and the facility’s success.


QUESTIONS?

Please contact Nancy Knapp at nknapp@nyshfa.org for any questions.


Check back for more information on programs offered by the Foundation for Quality Care’s Leadership Institute, a non-profit educational and research affiliate of NYSHFA/NYSCAL.