Region 3A Event

Being Pre-Active: Situational Awareness and Threat Assessment
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 |6:00 - 8:00pm

Memorial Center for Learning Innovation
228 W. Miller St. Springfield, IL
MCLI 2A Curtis Theatre Classroom

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To provide nurse leaders with information and tools to use for their staff to identify potentially threatening situations before they escalate.

Program Objectives

  • Provide an overview of current trends in the prevention of healthcare workplace violence
  • Identify cues that alert the nurse before a potential situation escalates
  • Utilize tools and practices that will defuse a potentially threatening situation and protect others
  • Discuss the role of the nurse leader and nurse with regard to pre-empting and handling potential threatening situations

Program Speakers

Meghan Karhliker, Associate General Counsel for Memorial Health System
Sergeant Gerry Castles, Springfield Police Department
Jennifer Davis, RN, MBA, Director of Emergency Services

Illinois Organization of Nurse Leaders
225 W. Wacker Dr., Suite 650 | Chicago, IL 60606 | Ph: 312.265.3927