ORNAC HarnessingOurPower 2019

Disclaimer: These schedule below is a preliminary agenda for the conference and therefore dates, times and locations, may be subject to change, addition or deletion.

Green = Education
Yellow = Clinical Practice
Blue = Research & Admin

April 26


Friday, April 26

 Time  Title  Room

0800-1600

Delegate & Exhibitor Registration Open

Ballroom Foyer
1330-1430 Opening Ceremonies - MC Dave Haley Ballroom

1430-1530

Presentation and Discussion:
Mike Villeneuve (CNA) & Linda Silas (CFNU)

  • How can organizations help nurses?
  • How to work together to improve patient outcomes?
Ballroom

1545-1715

Opening Keynote - Tyler Hayden

Ballroom
1715-1730 Transition Ballroom Foyer

1730-2000

Game show with Tyler
Wine and Hors d’œuvres with the Exhibitors

Convention Hall

April 27

Saturday, April 27

 Time  Title  Room

0700-0830

Sponsored breakfast - TBD

Ballroom

0830-0930

ORNAC Standards, Guidelines, and Position Statements for Perioperative Registered Nurses Ballroom

0930-0945

Transition Break

Ballroom Foyer

0945-1100

ORNAC Annual General Meeting

Ballroom

1100-1500

Exhibit Hall Open, Poster Viewing & Lunch

Convention Hall

1500-1600

ERC - Claude LaFlamme & Carla Williams

Ballroom

1600-1700 Saegis Safety Institute Black Box - Tom Lloyd Ballroom

1830-0000

Gala! - cocktails at 1830 and dinner at 1900. Mermaid and Pirate theme!
Music by Amos.

 Ballroom

Bring your pirate themed outfits!

April 28

Sunday, April 28

 Time  Title  Room
0700-0830 Sponsored breakfast - Ballroom
0845-0945 Concurrent Session A
Surgical Outcomes in Africa: Turning the Tide thru Perioperative Nursing Excellence - Mary Knight Argyle 1&2
How to get OR staff Engaged for Accreditation - Kristen Webb Argyle 201

What’s Bugging you? A multi-phased approach to reducing surgical site infections in a surgical colorectal population - Patrice Clayton

Argyle 202
0945-1000 Transition break  
1000-1100 Concurrent Session B
Care and Handling of Instrumentation - David Wood Argyle 1&2
Safe Perioperative Patient Care, But With Lower Environmental Impact - Michael Overcash Argyle 201
Simulation Didactic Argyle 202

1100-1500

Exhibit Hall Open, Poster Viewing & Lunch

Convention Hall

(1300-1400) Poster presenters to be available to answer Q/A
1500-1600 Code Orange - Alma Dirpaul, Anne MarieDeWeert Ballroom
1615-1715 Concurrent Sessions C  
Building a Perioperative Clinical Information System - Erin Robertson Argyle 1&2
Blue Renew Panel Discussion - Andy Sarsfield Argyle 201

Hybrid OR suites: The Future of Neurosurgery - Millie Markovich

Argyle 202

 

Free Night to explore Halifax

OFF SITE

 

April 29

Monday, April 29

 Time  Title  Room

0700-0830

Sponsored breakfast

Ballroom

0845-0945

Concurrent Session D

Educational Strategies for Teaching Non-technical Skills to Perioperative Nurses - Debra Clendinneng

Argyle 1&2

Code Orange - Are you Ready? - Kristen Webb

Argyle 201

Simulation - Interprofessional (tbc) 20 max delegates

Argyle 202

1000-1100

Concurrent Session E

Surgical Stewardship: The Perioperative Nurse’s Role in Preventing Surgical Site Infections - Peter Graves

Argyle 1&2

RNFA (tbc)

Argyle 201

Simulation - Interprofessional (tbc) 20 max delegates

Argyle 202

1100-1300

Lunch Break

Convention Hall

1300-1400

Keynote - Shaped by our Past, Defined by our Decisions - David Garner

Ballroom

1415-1515

Concurrent Session F

Interprofessional Education and the Integration of Perioperative Nurses in a Surgical Resident PREP Camp - Antoniette Labricciosa

Argyle 1&2

Simulation - Interprofessional (tbc) 20 max delegates

Argyle 201

A Career Well Traveled :Journey of a Perioperative Nurse - Cathleen Ferguson

Argyle 202

1530-1630

Concurrent Session G

Internationally Educated Nurses Journey to Global Perioperative Nursing Practice - Daphny Grace Peneza

Argyle 1&2

CNPS

Argyle 201

Suture workshop (tbc)

Argyle 202

18:30

ORNAC Members Appreciation Night - Red and White!!


Alexander Keith’s Brewery

April 30

Tuesday, April 30

 Time  Title  Room

0700-0900

 Sponsored breakfast

Ballroom

0915-1015

Concurrent Session H

Applying LEAN Principles to improve OR efficiency - Tanya Vandale

Argyle 1&2

Stand by Me: Improving Perioperative Nursing Orientation Plans to Support English as a Second Language (ESL) Adult Learners - Stephanie Depledge

Argyle 201

Optimizing Surgical Team Communication and Improving the Patient Experience - Julie McBrien

Argyle 202

1030-1130

Concurrent Session I

Turning the Tide of Preference Card Management - Jane Kusler-Jensen

Argyle 1&2

Elective Foot and Ankle surgery: What you need to know - Erich Boschmann

Argyle 201

Polishing Our Surgical Gems : Staff Orientation and Retention Strategies for Perioperative Leaders - Daphny Grace Peneza

Argyle 202

1130 - 1230

Lunch Break

 Ballroom

1230-1330

Concurrent Session J

Quality Improvements that Work! - Beverley Barbato

Argyle 1&2

Full Spectrum Success: Living & Leading in True Color - Melissa Swartzack

Argyle 201

Clean Closure Protocol for Gastrointestinal Procedures - Aline Ttizian

Argyle 202

1330-1345

Break

Ballroom

1345-1500

Keynote - This World be Funny if it Wasn’t Happening to Me! Navigate the Future with Humor, Enthusiasm and Vigor - Jody Urquhart

Ballroom

1500-1530

Closing Ceremony - 2021 Conference Launch

Ballroom

Networking Events:

  • Friday: Grand Opening of Exhibits and Social Time with Exhibitors (Exhibit Hall)
  • Saturday: Gala: Mermaid and Pirate theme!
  • Sunday:  Free Night to Discover Halifax
  • Monday: ORNAC Members Appreciation (Red & White)

For additional details, or to register, visit www.ORNAC.ca. / Pour obtenir plus de détail ou pour vous inscrire, visitez www.ORNAC.ca.

ORNAC Sponsors and Exhibitors

Sponsors

Platinum

Medline

Gold

3M AMT Surgical CaridnalHealth Getinge keirsurgical Medtronic Primed Primed
Trudell ZimmerBiomet

Silver

steris

Bronze

steris ALG

BC Womens Hospital
BC Womens Hospital
BC Transplant

HillRom
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Not For Profit Organization

CAMDR CNPS CNPS FOAN

Exhibitors

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