Large System Nurse Executives Network Meeting

San Francisco, CA US
October 29, 2019 to October 30, 2019

Vizient is committed to two key elements; realizing the value of a system and engaging our system c-suite executives in improving clinical care they organizations provide. It is widely known that many organizations are merging to for large health care systems. Unfortunately, leading and realizing positive outcome for one organization is very different than leading for many organizations. System nurse executives have documented the challenges associated with standardization of patient care, leading across a system and understanding how to perform differently in their new roles. This one and a half day meeting is designed to address their most pressing needs based on feedback from the Network members.  Including, optimizing system nursing leadership structure, innovation in hospital environments and nursing innovation leading practice. 

Target Audience


Learning Objectives

  1. Identify leading practice for staff retention
  2. Describe leading practice in leadership and staff development programs
  3. Discover opportunities to address workforce, systemness and care delivery needs through the Large System Nurse Executives Network
  4. Give examples of successful system innovation programs through member example
  5. Identify key elements in building a system nursing structure
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 8.50 ANCC
  • 10.20 CBRN
  • 8.50 General CE - Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
10/29/2019 - 8:00am CDT
Event ends: 
10/30/2019 - 11:45pm CDT
California Pacific Medical Center
1101 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94114
United States
+1 (415) 600-6000

Relevant financial relationships: Tammy Cronk – Consultant for Cardinal Health and GE Health Care

Planning committee members
Jayne Willingham, MN, RN, CPHQ
Vice President, Nursing Programs

Nicole Gruebling, DNP, RN, NEA-BC
Senior Networks Director


Course reviewer
Nicole Gruebling, DNP, RN, NEA-BC
Vizient approved nurse planner
Senior Networks Director


Tammy Cronk, MS
Founding Partner, MS
QMS Consulting

Associate Chief Nursing Officer
Research and Innovation Cleveland Clinic Health System
Cleveland Clinic Health System

Nicole Gruebling, DNP, RN, NEA-BC
Senior Networks Director



Joint Accreditation Statement:

In support of improving patient care, Vizient, Inc. is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Designation Statements:

This activity is designated for 10.50 hours.

Vizient, Inc. is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP12580, for 12.60 contact hours.

Vizient, Inc. will award CEUs to each participant who successfully completes this program. The CEU is a nationally recognized unit of measure for continuing education and training programs that meet certain criteria (1 contact hour = 0.1 CEU).

Available Credit

  • 8.50 ANCC
  • 10.20 CBRN
  • 8.50 General CE - Attendance
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