Pre-Summit Leadership Day

Many people are asked to lead a project such as safe patient handling, falls prevention, or another safety initiative without feeling they have any authority to make the decisions they need to be successful in their goals, or they lack the necessary influence and power that comes within a framework of a traditional management hierarchy.

This one day event demonstrates how, using a relationship-based approach to effective leadership can get you where you need to be, and to be successful and respected along the way.

By the end of the day you will be able to:

This one-day event is suitable for staff of all disciplines who are responsible for leading a safe patient handling, falls management or other patient safety initiative, for those staff who represent their professional groups on the project committees, or for unit leaders who face the challenges of providing program leadership to their peers.


Using a Relationship-Based Approach to Effective Leadership

All times are US Eastern Standard Time

10 am: Introduction: Heather Monaghan, MHSc, RN

10:10 am – 11:30 am. The Role of a Project Leader: Dr. Kimberly Falco, DNP, RN

11:35 am – 12:20 pm: Leading Through Influence: Heather Monaghan, MHSC, RN

12:20 pm – 1:10 pm: Communicating Appropriately and Effectively: Kelly Moed. MSN, RN, NPD-BC, CSPHP

1:10 pm – 1:40 pm: Break

1:40 pm – 2:20 pm: Effective Time Management: Dr. Kimberly Falco/Heather Monaghan

2:20 pm – 3:15 pm: Leading Productive People. Dawn Moran, RN, CDONA, BCMHC

3:15 pm – 4:20 pm: Strategies to Grow as an Effective Leader:

  • Self-reflection – Heather Monaghan, MHSc, RN
  • Expressing gratitude – Dr. Kimberly Falco, DNP, RN
  • Seeking out a mentor -Kelly Moed, MSN, RN, NPD-BC, CSPHP

4:20 pm – 4:30 pm:
Next Steps: Heather Monaghan, MHSc, RN

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