Healthy Work Environment Awards

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The Healthy Work Environment Awards recognize and honor clinical facilities and academic settings that have demonstrated commitment in promoting a healthy work environment and excellence in healthcare outcomes.

These awards will be presented during the opening plenary session, and presentations will be given by the representatives of each organization during plenary sessions held on Friday, 19 February 2021 at the times listed below. Note: All times are in Eastern Standard Time (UTC-5).

Academic Healthy Work Environment Award Recipient

University of Minnesota School of Nursing      School of Nursing Group Photo

We Are All In: Commitment to a Healthy Work Environment

8:30-9:15 a.m. (0830-0915)

The University of Minnesota School of Nursing has been engaged in an ongoing journey to create and sustain a healthy work environment for faculty, staff, and students. Tied closely to a healthy work environment is our deep commitment to inclusivity, diversity, and equity—both aligning with the school’s values. We will share how we have lived out this commitment through initiatives related to well-being, diversity, and inclusion, faculty and staff development, including supervision and leadership, and recognition and respect.

Christine Mueller, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN

Clinical Healthy Work Environment Award Recipient

Saint Peter's University Hospital      St Peter's University Hospital Group Photo

Sustaining a Healthy Work Environment During a Pandemic and Beyond

2:35-3:20 p.m. (1435-1520)

Presentation entails the organization's initiatives in sustaining a healthy work environment. Highlights of collaborative initiatives encompassing the six elements of a healthy work environment during the novel COVID-19 pandemic and beyond are featured.

Lindsey Jandoli, BSN-RN, CEN‑Adult ED, ANM