• Chlorhexidine Oral Care: From Prevention of Pneumonia to Risk Factor for Mortality

    Price: US $12.50 | CNE Hours: 1.00 | Course Number : CONV19B

    Chlorhexidine oral care is often applied in hospitalized patients for maintaining oral health or for the prevention of pneumonia albeit that evidence is not consistent across distinct patient populations. Recent insights however, presume that this oral antiseptic might increase mortality. These findings incite thorough reappraisal of this widespread practice.

  • Connecting, Collaborating, Catalyzing: Sigma 2019 and Beyond

    Price: US $13.13 | CNE Hours: 1.05 | Course Number : CONV19A

    This opening plenary will focus on the progress of Sigma during the Biennium and implications for the future of the organization using the framework of the 2017-2019 Call to Action: Connect, Collaborate, Catalyze.

  • INRC19: Challenges and Opportunities in Translation and Implementation Science

    Price: US $15.88 | CNE Hours: 1.27 | Course Number : INRC19C

    This presentation provides a scientific overview of the nature of translation and implementation science. The challenges associated with implementation science are described as well as suggestions for addressing these challenges. Opportunities for nurse scientists and clinicians to lead and participate in implementation science are discussed with illustrative examples provided.

  • INRC19: Research Ethics in Real World Research

    Price: US $15.63 | CNE Hours: 1.25 | Course Number : INRC19B

    Research Ethics is at the heart of all research involving human participants, regardless of where or by whom it is conducted. This presentation will explore the historical context and different approaches to the ethical review of research.

  • INRC19: Improving People’s Outcomes Through Evidence-Based Practice: A Social Movement Agenda

    Price: US $17.25 | CNE Hours: 1.38 | Course Number : INRC19A

    This presentation will inspire attendees to think big, act powerfully, and mobilize knowledge in a way they have never experienced before. Adopting a whole system perspective that recognizes EBP as a social process, the Best Practice Guidelines (BPG) Program led by the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario will be highlighted.

  • Implementing a Nurse Faculty-Led Medical Mission

    Price: US $20.00 | CNE Hours: 1.30 | Course Number : NFMM01

    Leading a medical mission trip can be exciting and overwhelming. Sigma is here to help, from organizing and budgeting to meeting the needs of the population being served and preserving the health and safety of your team.

    You'll learn how to help your team understand cultural differences for a positive experience, and at the end of the trip, how to debrief and evaluate the mission. Included are 16 interactive knowledge checks, an interactive budgeting activity, and a budget template to download. Don't go it alone—learn how Sigma can help!

  • LC18: Growing Leaders Through Volunteerism

    Price: US $20.63 | CNE Hours: 1.65 | Course Number : LC18A

    Volunteerism can greatly impact your professional journey. Join Beth Baldwin Tigges, Sigma President, Karen Gorton, Chair of the Regional Chapters Coordinating Committee, Gwen Sherwood, Chair of the Leadership Succession Committee, and Liz Madigan, Sigma Chief Executive Officer, as they discuss their own journeys and illustrate the role Sigma plays in developing future leaders.

  • LC18: Leadership 360: A Global View of Transformative Leadership

    Price: US $20.63 | CNE Hours: 1.65 | Course Number : LC18C

    Join a panel of nursing leaders from around the world to discuss their roles and perspectives on leadership. Hear how they are transforming the profession and image of nursing through their leadership style, innovation, and fortitude.

  • LC18: Buckle Your Seatbelt and Enjoy the Ride: Get It All Done and Have More Fun!

    Price: US $20.63 | CNE Hours: 1.65 | Course Number : LC18B

    Christine Cashen delivers a fast-paced, hilarious program with useful content that makes her a sought-after speaker worldwide. For more than 20 years, she has jazzed an amazing variety of audiences throughout the United States, Canada, South Africa and Australia. Christine is an authority on sparking innovative ideas, handling conflict, reducing stress, and energizing employees.

  • INRC18: Advancing Nursing and Midwifery Through Innovation and Leadership

    Price: US $14.13 | CNE Hours: 1.13 | Course Number : INRC18C

    This presentation will provide principles, strategies, and practical applications focused on how each of us can demonstrate innovation and strengthen leadership to create solutions rather than barriers.

  • INRC18: Developing Change Agents in an Ever Evolving Healthcare Delivery System

    Price: US $16.25 | CNE Hours: 1.30 | Course Number : INRC18B

    The changing demands of our complex healthcare environment require the highest level of scientific knowledge and practice expertise to assure quality patient outcomes. This presentation will describe how DNP nurse leaders are leveraging nursing scholarship through evidence-based practice, quality improvement, system redesign, and translational research.

  • INRC18: Of Kangaroos, Koalas, and Platypi

    Price: US $21.00 | CNE Hours: 1.68 | Course Number : INRC18A

    This presentation from the 2018 International Nursing Research Congress, provides an overview of the development of nursing in Australia with a focus on the role of leadership and the development of nursing and midwifery research in the Australian context.

  • Becoming a Nurse Entrepreneur

    Price: US $37.50 | CNE Hours: 3.00 | Course Number : NE0002

    Learn more about the different business opportunities available to nurses and what it takes to start your own business. The course consists of five lessons to assist you on your journey and provides tips and techniques on how to successfully transition from employee to entrepreneur.

  • Transformational Leadership: Delivering Excellence

    Price: US $19.58 | CNE Hours: 1.60 | Course Number : TL04

    Now that hospitals are reimbursed for quality performance, nurse leaders need to ensure their staff have the resources to deliver exceptional patient care, communicate effectively, be engaged, and have the opportunity for professional growth. In order to achieve to this, nurse leaders themselves need development and educational opportunities.

    This course identifies the traits for a transformation leader, and explains the benefits of being a transformational leader in nursing as well as on an organizational level.

  • Providing Excellent Palliative Care

    Price: US $0.00 | CNE Hours: 1.50 | Course Number : GNLA003

    The purpose of this course is to provide an example of quality care at the end of life through a case study of an elderly gentleman who is dying. The case will demonstrate how effective communication with a health care team provides for a desired quality of life and allows one to prepare for a peaceful death.

  • Surviving Your First Years as a Nurse Program (6 courses)

    Price: US $105.00 | CNE Hours: 10.00 | Course Number : SYFYprogram

    This course supports newly graduated nurses by providing practical tips and techniques that  minimize legal risks, help manage relationships with patients and co-workers, allow professional growth, and teach proper use of social media as you transition from student to professional nurse.

  • Preparing a Professional Presentation

    Price: US $21.25 | CNE Hours: 1.70 | Course Number : PROF02

    Whether it is a presentation to a hospital board or speaking at a conference, nurses have many opportunities to present their data and experiences. Presenting that information professionally can be difficult. This engaging course addresses how to speak in a professional setting and how to avoid "The 7 Deadly Sins of Public Speaking."

  • Professional Appearance and Behavior

    Price: US $12.00 | CNE Hours: 0.90 | Course Number : PROF01

    Nurses are often involved with engagements that take them away from the bedside. From interdisciplinary teams to business meetings, it has become common-place for nurses to participate in settings where making a professional impression is important. This course provides practical information on dressing appropriately, making introductions, and networking successfully at conferences and other business settings.