Optional Events to Round Out Your Week
ARN REACH 2019 was a live event that took place November 6-9, 2019 in Columbus, OH. Join us at next year's educational conference in San Antonio!
Evidence-Based Practice (EBP) Workshop [7.25 CH]
Tuesday, November 5, 8 am – 4:45 pm
Pre-registration required. Member Fee: $269 | Nonmember Fee: $425
Join Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk and Lynn Gallagher-Ford for a day-long event to help you implement and endorse EBP within your facility. Read the full course description.
Preconference Sessions [3.25 CH per course]
Wednesday, November 6, 8 – 11:30 am and 12:30 – 4 pm
Pre-registration required. Per Course Member Fee: $135 | Nonmember Fee: $185
Join Sally Strong during her morning precon, Medically Complex Patients and Rehabilitation Nurses: Partnering to Meet New Challenges. In the afternoon, Jill Rye and Kathy Clark present the Mini IMPACT Course. Read the full preconference session descriptions.
3-in-1 Professional Tour [3 CH]
Wednesday, November 6, 11:45 – 4 pm OR Friday, November 8, 12:45 – 5 pm
Member Fee: $69 | Nonmember Fee: $79
Includes transportation and lunch.
Three tours in one! Don't miss this chance to see three different rehabilitation hospitals including OhioHealth Rehabilitation, Ohio State Dodd Rehabilitation Hospital, and Nationwide Children’s Hospital. As you tour these diverse facilities, you will gather plenty of fresh ideas to take back to your organization! See how rehab is done in Columbus, OH!
Thursday, November 7, 6:30 – 7:15 am
Chair Yoga & Meditation
Friday, November 8, 7 – 7:30 am
Start your day with peace and tranquility and help ARN support the ANA’s Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation™ initiative when you engage in yoga, and/or chair yoga and meditation during the week! Let’s be healthy together!
Benefits of yoga may include:
- Increased flexibility
- Increased muscle strength and tone
- Improved energy and vitality
- A balanced metabolism
- Weight reduction
- Cardio and circulatory health
- Improved athletic performance
- Protection from injury
Benefits of meditation may include:
- Reduced stress and anxiety
- Improved emotional health
- Enhanced self-awareness
- Increased attention span
- May reduce age-related memory loss
Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation™
Join ARN in participating in the ANA’s Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation™ challenge all week long!