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Oct
10
Thu
Interdisciplinary Breastfeeding Management Course @ Philadelphia Department of Public Health
Oct 10 @ 8:30 am – 4:45 pm
Interdisciplinary Breastfeeding Management Course @ Philadelphia Department of Public Health | Philadelphia | Pennsylvania | United States

Registration is now open for “A 20-Hour Interdisciplinary Breastfeeding Management Course for the U.S.” This three-day event will be held from 8:30 am – 4:45 pm at the Philadelphia Department of Public Health. Education will be led by Nikki Lee, RN, BSN, MS, IBCLC, CCE, CIMI, ANLC, CKC, Registered Lactation Consultant and Advanced Nurse Lactation Counselor. Nikki has worked with mothers and babies since 1975 in homes, birth centers, hospitals, and clinics. She is a lactation consultant, a childbirth educator, a craniosacral therapist, an infant massage instructor, a teacher, and a nurse. Nikki educates healthcare professionals and works with city and community agencies toward the goal of meeting Healthy People 2020 Breastfeeding Objectives for the U.S. Nikki represents the Philadelphia Department of Public Health on the Philadelphia Multi-Hospital BabyFriendly™ Taskforce. Program objectives: The participant will be able to: (1) assess breastfeeding and offer practical advice and encouragement in a variety of situations from pregnancy to employment; (2) teach a mother how to hand express; (3) facilitate establishment of a milk supply; (4) support adoptive nursing, multiples, and relactation; and (5) identify current lactation resources about medications and medical questions. Click here for more information.

The Pennsylvania State Nurses Association has approved this activity for 20.25 nursing contact hours (6.75 hours/day). PSNA is an accredited approver of continuing education in nursing by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

 

Oct
18
Fri
Coffee & Connect @ Gryphon Coffee Co.
Oct 18 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Coffee & Connect @ Gryphon Coffee Co. | Wayne | Pennsylvania | United States

Join the PSNA Young Nurse Professionals for our first Coffee & Connect on Friday, October 18 in Philadelphia. This event gives YNPs and nursing students an opportunity to connect with Tarik Khan, NP, to learn about his journey as an RN, philanthropist, nurse leader, educator, and professional advocate in Harrisburg.

The event will be held at Gryphon Coffee Co. in Wayne. PSNA will be in the upstairs room from 4:30 – 6 pm. This is a free networking event.

 

Due to limited seating, please RSVP by October 16 (ticket link found above).

Oct
23
Wed
Panel Discussion on Elder Abuse @ PSNA
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Panel Discussion on Elder Abuse @ PSNA | Harrisburg | Pennsylvania | United States

RSVP is required – click here (limited seating)

According to the National Institute on Aging, elder abuse can happen to anyone—no matter the person’s age, sex, race, religion, or ethnic or cultural background. Each year, hundreds of thousands of adults over the age of 60 are abused, neglected, or financially exploited. This is called elder abuse.

Join PSNA on October 23 for a panel discussion to identify types of abuse, discuss the signs of abuse, address who can help, and more. There is no cost to attend this event.

This event is open to healthcare professionals, students, and the general public.

Location: PSNA Headquarters

Speakers include:

  • Pamela Cacchione, Associate Professor of Geropsychiatric Nursing, UPenn
  • Jennifer Cummings, Assistant Clinical Professor, Dept. of Advanced Practice Nursing, Drexel University | Adult-Gerontology Primary Care NP
  • Department of Aging
  • Betsy Snook, PSNA CEO
Nov
7
Thu
Karaoke Night @ Tango
Nov 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Karaoke Night @ Tango | Philadelphia | Pennsylvania | United States

Come out and sing your favorite hit songs! Registration includes appetizers and soft drinks. Cash bar.

Nov
14
Thu
Interdisciplinary Breastfeeding Management Course @ Philadelphia Department of Public Health
Nov 14 @ 8:30 am – 4:45 pm
Interdisciplinary Breastfeeding Management Course @ Philadelphia Department of Public Health | Philadelphia | Pennsylvania | United States

Registration is now open for “A 20-Hour Interdisciplinary Breastfeeding Management Course for the U.S.” This three-day event will be held from 8:30 am – 4:45 pm at the Philadelphia Department of Public Health. Education will be led by Nikki Lee, RN, BSN, MS, IBCLC, CCE, CIMI, ANLC, CKC, Registered Lactation Consultant and Advanced Nurse Lactation Counselor. Nikki has worked with mothers and babies since 1975 in homes, birth centers, hospitals, and clinics. She is a lactation consultant, a childbirth educator, a craniosacral therapist, an infant massage instructor, a teacher, and a nurse. Nikki educates healthcare professionals and works with city and community agencies toward the goal of meeting Healthy People 2020 Breastfeeding Objectives for the U.S. Nikki represents the Philadelphia Department of Public Health on the Philadelphia Multi-Hospital BabyFriendly™ Taskforce. Program objectives: The participant will be able to: (1) assess breastfeeding and offer practical advice and encouragement in a variety of situations from pregnancy to employment; (2) teach a mother how to hand express; (3) facilitate establishment of a milk supply; (4) support adoptive nursing, multiples, and relactation; and (5) identify current lactation resources about medications and medical questions. Click here for more information.

The Pennsylvania State Nurses Association has approved this activity for 20.25 nursing contact hours (6.75 hours/day). PSNA is an accredited approver of continuing education in nursing by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

 

Nov
18
Mon
Sip & Snap: Philadelphia @ Kismet
Nov 18 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Sip & Snap: Philadelphia @ Kismet | Philadelphia | Pennsylvania | United States

The Young Nurse Professionals of Philadelphia will hold their 2nd annual Sip & Snap on November 18 at Manayunk Kismet. Enjoy pizza, salad, and other refreshments while networking with nurses from your area. The night includes headshots by Selena Garzio Photography.

This will be a fun night so invite your colleagues and future RN friends!

Ticket sales end at 4 pm on November 15.

Nov
25
Mon
Nurse Networking: Sip & Snap @ Sigal Museum
Nov 25 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Nurse Networking: Sip & Snap @ Sigal Museum | Easton | Pennsylvania | United States

The Young Nurse Professionals of the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association invite all nursing students and nurses to a Sip & Snap networking event on November 25 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Guests will meet at Sigal Museum in Easton where they can eat and enjoy coffee and tea, receive a resume review, and get a head shot for your professional social media accounts. PSNA members $20 / Non-PSNA Members $25

Dec
12
Thu
Interdisciplinary Breastfeeding Management Course @ Philadelphia Department of Public Health
Dec 12 @ 8:30 am – 4:45 pm
Interdisciplinary Breastfeeding Management Course @ Philadelphia Department of Public Health | Philadelphia | Pennsylvania | United States

Registration is now open for “A 20-Hour Interdisciplinary Breastfeeding Management Course for the U.S.” This three-day event will be held from 8:30 am – 4:45 pm at the Philadelphia Department of Public Health. Education will be led by Nikki Lee, RN, BSN, MS, IBCLC, CCE, CIMI, ANLC, CKC, Registered Lactation Consultant and Advanced Nurse Lactation Counselor. Nikki has worked with mothers and babies since 1975 in homes, birth centers, hospitals, and clinics. She is a lactation consultant, a childbirth educator, a craniosacral therapist, an infant massage instructor, a teacher, and a nurse. Nikki educates healthcare professionals and works with city and community agencies toward the goal of meeting Healthy People 2020 Breastfeeding Objectives for the U.S. Nikki represents the Philadelphia Department of Public Health on the Philadelphia Multi-Hospital BabyFriendly™ Taskforce. Program objectives: The participant will be able to: (1) assess breastfeeding and offer practical advice and encouragement in a variety of situations from pregnancy to employment; (2) teach a mother how to hand express; (3) facilitate establishment of a milk supply; (4) support adoptive nursing, multiples, and relactation; and (5) identify current lactation resources about medications and medical questions. Click here for more information.

The Pennsylvania State Nurses Association has approved this activity for 20.25 nursing contact hours (6.75 hours/day). PSNA is an accredited approver of continuing education in nursing by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

 

Feb
27
Thu
Coffee & Connect: Philadelphia @ Bower Cafe
Feb 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Coffee & Connect: Philadelphia @ Bower Cafe | Philadelphia | Pennsylvania | United States

PSNA will be in Philadelphia for a Coffee & Connect hosted by PSNA Membership Coordinator Melissa Dang. This networking event is a great place to connect with PSNA and other guests. Ask questions, learn about our legislative initiatives, and offer feedback. Melissa will have her laptop — so members can work with her to update their profiles on my.PSNA.org. Stop by and get a complimentary drink!

Sep
25
Fri
Canceled: PSNA Annual Nursing Summit @ Wind Creek Hotel Bethlehem
Sep 25 @ 7:00 pm – 4:30 pm