MT CAHN Nursing Summit

Join us online for the 2022 Montana CAHN Nursing Summit!

Sept. Thursday 8th (10 am – 4:45 pm) & Friday 9th (8 am – 12 pm), 2022

Virtual Conference

Thursday, September 8th
10:00 AM Welcome
10:15 – 11:00 AM – NCLEX Updates; Jason Schwartz, National Council of State Boards of Nursing
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Montana’s Nursing Faculty Shortages & Suggested Solutions; Lauren Swant, Carroll College
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Lunch Break
1:00 – 2:00 PM – Montana Academic Nursing Program Growth Roundtable; Dr. Sarah Shannon, Montana State University; Debra Rapaport, Helena College; Russ Motschenbacher, Great Falls College MSU
2:00 – 3:30 PM – Innovative Workforce Onboarding & Retention Strategies; Nick Swope, Contribution, LLC
3:30 – 3:45 PM- Break
3:45 – 4:45 PM – Building Stronger Teams: Connection through StrengthsFinders, Team Facilitation and Working with Different Generations; Deb Charlton

Friday, September 9th
8:15 – 9:15 AM – Advancing Health Equity in Montana: Grace Behrens, Montana Office of Rural Health & Area Health Education Center (AHEC); Chloe Williams, North Central MT AHEC; Maggie Hodges, South Central AHEC; Chelsea Bellon, Western MT AHEC
9:15 – 10:30 AM – Best Practices in Nurse Residency Programs: Christine Williams, Montana Health Network; Tessa McGree, St. Peter’s Health; Marlayna Gran, Logan Health
10:30 – 10:45 – Break
10:45 – 11:45 AM – Addressing Burnout and Building Resiliency in Our Healthcare Workforce; Dr. JP Maganito
12:00 PM – Conclude

General Participants: $50
Nursing Students: $25 **Student registration reimbursement is available after you attend the conference.

You will receive an evaluation via email after the Summit, where you will self-report the number of hours you attended to receive an automatic certificate for your records.





Session recordings are available here.

Conference Questions? 

Contact Kailyn Mock at [email protected]