We had a presentation by Cynthia Smith, DNP from Renal Consultants on Veltassa.
Our board members elected in March to a 2 year term are:
President: Cherie Wright
President elect: Danielle Chellapoo
Secretary: Piper Schlesser-Foresman
Treasurer: Tiffany Simons
Past president: Michelle Porthouse
Gov Relations: Cathy Duncan
Membership: Karen Hlywa
Public Relations: Lisa Keel
Nominations: Delisa Showers
State Conference : Linda Hazelgren
Programs: Brenda Crum
Local Conference Committee: Cherie Wright and Timmye Ross
Our local conference is set for 5/5/17 at the Fick Center 7:30am arrival with conference 8am until around 1:30pm.
The CEs for the conference are 3.5, with 1.75 for pharmacology to equal 5.25 total!
Linda will compare food choices from Wegmans vs Panera vs Eileen’s.
Empowerhouse will be our charity (philanthropy project this spring)
Piper will bring the banner and tablecloths for all the tables
Update on legislative news: We are still working on independent authority.
Discussion was held again about the pros and cons of certificate of attendance for meetings vs CE vs dinner
Next meeting May 8 on Xarelto.
Submitted 5/11/17 JPSF