Ambulatory Care 2024 CNE Conference

Rochester, MN US
September 12, 2024

This course offers LIVE (in person) and LIVESTREAM attendance options.
Central Standard Time Zone

September 12, 2024 - Kahlar Grand, Rochester, MN

For detailed schedule information click on the Program tab

This conference is designed for RNs, LPNs, MA's and Social Workers working in ambulatory care settings including primary care and subspecialties. Topics will include immunizations, behavioral health, artificial intelligence, new unlicensed roles, wellbeing, and more. Patient populations will include pediatrics through adult.

Course Director: 
Denise Rismeyer, DNP, RN, NPD-BC
Director of Continuing Nursing Education
Assistant Professor of Nursing, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Department of Nursing
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Target Audience

This CNE conference is designed for RNs, LPNs, and healthcare professionals in all ambulatory and primary care healthcare settings.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Outline advances in technology being incorporated into ambulatory nursing practice.
  • Describe ambulatory initiatives related to workplace violence, dedicated education units, and unlicensed roles.
  • List strategies to improve nurse wellbeing.

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.25 ANCC
  • 4.25 ASWB
  • 7.25 Attendance
Event starts: 
09/12/2024 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
09/12/2024 - 6:00pm

Thursday September 12, 2024
This conference is being held in the Central Standard Time Zone!

Central Standard
Time Zone
7:00 AM (In Person)
7:30 AM (Virtual)
Webinar Link Opens 
7:55 AMWelcome and Announcements 
8:00 AMImmunization Updates for Adults and Children

Robert Jacobson, MD, F.A.A.P

9:00 AMIt's Been a Good Run: A Commitment to Wellbeing Makes This True Everyday

Keith Jones, MA

10:00 AM Break with Posters 
10:30 AMWorkplace Violence Prevention in the Ambulatory Care SettingHeather Gunn, MSN-Ed, RN, NPD-BC
11:30 AMMicroorganisms Will Always Find a Way: Living in a World of Increasing Drug ResistanceJean Barth, MPH, RN, CIC
12:15 PMShaping Care Where Life HappensStephanie Witwer, Ph.D., RN, NEA-BC
1:00 PMLunch 
2:00 PMAdvancing Nursing Practice with Gen AIKathie Helms, MSN, RN
Cheristi Cognetta-Rieke, DNP, MBA, RN
3:00 PMStudent and Nurse Preceptor Perspectives of an Ambulatory Dedicated Education Unit (DEU)Linnea Benike, DNP, RN, CNE, PCCN-K
Lindsay Hammer Bartley, MSN, RN, NE-BC
3:45 PMBreak 
4:00 PM Integration of Unlicensed Patient Care Role in Primary CareAngie Stransky, MSN, RN, NE-BC
Jennifer Keech, MSM, RN 
Erica Winters, MSN, RN 
Rachel Carver, MS, RN, NPD-BC
4:45 PMPost Covid/Long CovidMicheal Mueller, MD
5:45 PM Adjourn 
Kahler Grand Hotel
20 2nd Ave SW
Heritage Hall
Rochester, MN 55902
United States

All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.
A block of rooms is reserved for this conference. Please make your reservation using the link provided below. You have until August 14, 2024 to reserve your room for a rate of $139.00. 


All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.
Room block information can be found in the in-person registration tab. 

Credit Statements 

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.75 ANCC contact hours.   

As a Jointly Accredited Organization, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. Regulatory boards are the final authority on courses accepted for continuing education credit. Social workers completing this course receive 4.50 clinical continuing education credits. 

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


Other Healthcare Professionals
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.

Available Credit

  • 7.25 ANCC
  • 4.25 ASWB
  • 7.25 Attendance

If you are interested in being an exhibitor for this conference please contact Noella Lund for more information.

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To claim credit for livestream participation in this course, learners must view the content during the hours posted for the live activity.  This course is not approved for on-demand delivery.

Commitment to Equity, Diversity and Inclusion​ 

Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development (MCSCPD) strives to foster a learning environment in which individual differences are valued, allowing all to achieve their fullest potential.  ​ 

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Request for cancellations must be submitted in writing to

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Required Hardware/software

A webcam and microphone is required for optimal attendance and participation in the livestream conference.