Leadership Academy

February 16, 2019
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Rosen Centre
9840 International Dr
Orlando , FL 32819
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The goal of the FSHRMPS Leadership Academy is to provide a framework for understanding and practicing leadership, while highlighting fundamental skills needed to lead risk management and or patient safety initiatives in today’s complex healthcare system. Participants receive practical strategies for strengthening leadership and collaboration skills.

Upon completion of the Leadership Academy participants will be able to:

  • Recognize the Difference Between Management and Leadership
  • Identify Leadership Qualities for Risk or Patient Safety Leaders
  • Describe Strategies for Promoting Collaboration with Internal Departments & Outside Stakeholders
  • Analyze the Role of Leadership in Developing a Safety Culture
  • Apply Leadership Theory Through an Action Learning Project


Program Agenda 2-16-19 

8:30 – 9: Continental Breakfast & Sign in

9-10:  Management vs Leadership

10- 11: Key Leadership Qualities for Risk or Patient Safety Leaders

11-12: How to be Recognized as the Subject Matter Expert (SME) in Patient Safety Culture

12- 1 PM: Lunch Exploring the FSHRMPS Competency Model of Professional Development (panel discussion of FSHRMPS Board Members)

1-2: Collaborating with Internal Departments & Outside Stakeholders

2-3 Speaking and Reporting to the Senior Team, Medical Executive Committee, and Board

3-4: Discussion of Potential Projects:

  • Interdisciplinary Patient Safety Collaboration
  • Facilitating Senior/Executive Patient Safety Rounds


Leadership Academy Faculty

Candace Eden has worked in Quality, Risk and Patient Safety for the last 20 years in the State of Florida. In her 36+ year nursing career she has served in operations for new program development of a cardiac observation and post-cath unit, as the Risk and Quality Director for Kaiser Permanente and Nemours Children’s Hospital, as the Risk Manager for Trauma, Critical Care and Emergency Services at Orlando Health, and in various leadership roles for cardiac and emergency care. She received her Doctorate of Nursing Practice from the University of Central Florida in 2015 and is a board certified nurse executive.

Hotel Reservations

FSHRMPS has negotiated a special discounted room rate, no (self parking) fee and no resort fee for those participants who would like to stay at the Rosen Centre Hotel.

Please click here to make your reservation.

CE Credit

This program has been approved by the Florida Board of Nursing (CE Broker Trakcing # 20-689240) for the following CE Credits:

  • Medical Errors - 2
  • Legal Aspects of Nursig - 2
  • General - 3 


This meeting has been approved for a total of 7.0 contact hours of Continuing Education Credit toward fulfillment of the requirements of ASHRM designations of FASHRM (Fellow) and DFASHRM (Distinguished Fellow) and towards CPHRM renewal. 


$75.00 Member Registration

$150.00 Non Member Registration