Nurse Leaders in the Boardroom

Publish Date: March 1, 2016


The National Legislative Committee (NLC) is pleased to announce that Rebecca M. Patton, MSN, RN, CNOR, FAAN, past president of ANA, will be the speaker for the NLC’s education session during the AORN Surgical Conference & Expo in Anaheim, CA. Patton has a strong focus on quality and safe patient outcomes, ethics, workplace issues for staff, attainment of regulatory and accreditation requirements, customer service, and staff satisfaction. Patton shares her expertise and knowledge through writing and she speaks frequently on topics of importance to health care and nursing.

Patton’s education session, Becoming Nurse Leaders in the Boardroom, will focus on the nuts and bolts of identifying and obtaining a potential board member opportunity. The session is scheduled for Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 8am, so mark your calendar! You can learn more about this session and add it to your conference schedule on the AORN 2016 Conference App, by searching for AORN Expo 16 in any of the major app stores: Apple Store, Google Play, BlackBerry World, or Windows Phone Store.

We look forward to seeing you at our education session!

Bonnie Vencill, RN, CNOR, NLC Chair on behalf of the National Legislative Committee