Vizient/AACN Nurse Residency Program Coordinator Call - Making the Move to a Virtual Seminar

June 11, 2020

Two member organizations have pioneered virtual seminars with their nurse residency programs and have streamlined the process, formulated best practices, and identified helpful tips. One organization is using Microsoft Teams and the other Zoom. We have invited them to share their knowledge with the more than 600 coordinators struggling to make this transition. 

Target Audience


Learning Objectives

1.    Discuss the methods used to transition in-person seminars to virtual.  
2.    Identify best practices for setting up and running a virtual seminar. 
3.    Examine innovative ways of presenting content virtually. 
4.    Identify the initial steps and resources required for hosting virtual NRP seminars.

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.20 CBRN
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
06/11/2020 - 11:00am CDT
Event ends: 
06/11/2020 - 12:00pm CDT
Live via webinar
United States

Relevant financial relationships: None of the planning committee and/or presenters have anything to disclose.

Planning committee members
Meg Ingram, MSN, RN
Programmatic Advisor
Vizient Inc.

Angela Renkema, BSN, RN, RN-BC
Programmatic Advisor
Vizient Inc.

Katie Davis, MS-HSM, BSN, RN
Vizient Inc.

Brooke McCarron
Sr Member Support Specialist
Vizient Inc.

Evy Olson, MSN, MBA, RN
Senior Director, Nursing Programs
Vizient, Inc.

Robert Dean, DO, MBA
Senior Vice President, Performance Management
Vizient, Inc.

Course reviewer(s)
Angela Renkema, BSN, RN, RN-BC
Programmatic Advisor
Vizient Inc.

Vickie Adams, MSN, RN, NPD-BC
Education Specialist
University of Kansas Medical Center

Robyn Setter, MSN, RN-BC
Education Specialist 
University of Kansas Medical Center

Caroline Black, MSN, RN, PCCN
Education Specialist
University of Kansas Medical Center

Rachel Pejsar-Snelling, MSN, RN
Clinical Educator, Nurse Residency Program Coordinator
Bryan Medical Center


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 program is designated for 1.00 hours.

Vizient, Inc. is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP12580, for 1.20 contact hours.



Available Credit

  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.20 CBRN
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