Correctional Health Care Conference

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Since 1994, a diverse group of professionals has come together for the single purpose of planning a conference to meet the unique learning needs of YOU – the nurses and other personnel delivering healthcare in detention and correctional settings across Wisconsin. It's time to meet again - IN PERSON!

CONFERENCE GOALS

  • To enable registered nurses and other correctional personnel to better collaborate and utilize new knowledge and skills to improve the mental and physical health of inmates of adult and juvenile correction and detention facilities
  • To optimize the safety, professional satisfaction, and personal resilience of all personnel delivering healthcare in a challenging environment.

TARGET AUDIENCE

  • Registered nurses, physicians, counselors, social workers, administrators, and security personnel employed in correctional and detention facilities or health departments.

CONFERENCE FLYER  /  SCHEDULE AND SESSION DESCRIPTIONS - please share/post these documents to help advertise our conference! FINAL copies uploaded 5/2

Registration

REGISTRATION FEES
Regular Registration - $160.00
Student (Full- Time) - $75.00

  • Fee includes both Thursday evening and Friday conference days - there is no option to register for a single day.
  • Fee includes dinner on Thursday evening; breakfast and lunch on Friday and a printed conference program.
  • Pay by Credit Card or request an Invoice for payment when submitting the registration form.
  • Registration Deadline EXTENDED: Tuesday, May 3, 2022

REGISTER HERE - registration closed on May 3.  Please contact megan@wisconsinnurses.org if you are still interested in attending.

COVID-19 PRECAUTIONS
Be advised that we will follow the CDC guidelines for the venue location regarding face masks and/or social distancing to prevent the spread of COVID-19 at the event.  Registrants will be informed 1 week prior to conference of any such requirements.  All attendees are encouraged to consider their own health risk when choosing to wear a mask or social distance at conference even if these are not required.

Schedule

SCHEDULE AND SESSION DESCRIPTIONS - FINAL copy uploaded 5/2

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE OVERVIEW:

THURSDAY, MAY 5
3:00-5:00 pm  NCCHC Exam (see below for registration information)
5:00-5:45   Gathering, cash bar available
5:45-7:30  Conference presentation and Dinner served
7:30-9:00  Social time - join us for games, prizes, dessert and cash bar!

FRIDAY, MAY 6
7:30-8:00 am   Registration, Breakfast Buffet, Exhibits
8:00 am-4:00 pm  Conference presentations and Lunch served

Continuing Education Credit - Evaluation

8.0 contact hours of continuing education credit are available for the 2022 conference.
•• NCPD credit for nurses and other healthcare professionals
•• LESB recertification training credits for law enforcement, jail, and juvenile detention officers
•• NCCHP recertification CE hours for CCHPs

ONLINE CONFERENCE EVALUATION  - Participants must complete the evaluation for each session they attended by May 20, 2022 in order to generate a CE Certificate documenting contact hours earned.
There will be a $25 charge for the WNA office to provide access to the online evaluation after May 20. This option will be available for 6 months following conference.

Relevant Financial Relationships: There are no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies for those involved with the ability to control the content of this activity.

Wisconsin Nurses Association is approved with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver with distinction by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Handouts

Handouts and resources received from presenters will be posted here about 1 week before the conference - a blue link will indicate that a handout is available.  Participants may download/print handouts as desired – no hardcopies of these posted handouts will be available at the conference. We will continue to upload handouts as they are received...

Plenary 1 - The Intersection of Ethics and the Practice of Correctional Health Care Professionals
Guiding Principles for Correctional Nursing Practice
Decision Making
AMA Code of Medical Ethics
The 9 ANA Provisions
Making Ethical Decisions

Plenary 2 - 2022 Correctional Healthcare Legal Update

Plenary 3 - Overview of Personality Disorders

Plenary 4 - Positive Psychology: Tools for Self-Care and Burnout Prevention - no handout

Plenary 5 - The In’s and Out’s of Unusual Objects and Substances

Plenary 6 - Bad News Kills – ASQ About Suicide

Plenary 7 - Real Talk: Dealing with Difficult Jail Staff

2022-05-05 17:00 2022-05-05 16:00 America/Chicago Correctional Health Care Conference

Since 1994, a diverse group of professionals has come together for the single purpose of planning a conference to meet the unique learning needs of YOU – the nurses and other personnel delivering healthcare in detention and correctional settings across Wisconsin. It’s time to meet again – IN PERSON! CONFERENCE GOALS To enable registered nurses […]

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