Professional Resource for Nurses

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San Jose, CA 95129

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Executive Council Meeting Minutes for January 28,2015


Officers present:President- Jean Christen, VP- Danielle Herbst, Secretary- Judy Hannah,  CUR LG- Catharine Walke

·         Call to order: 6 PM

·         Minutes were approved as posted on the website for:October 29,2014

·         Old Business:


     -Mother Baby breaks on nights still an issue

     - L&D- PD floating between hospitals

     - Monkey Survey- still in process

- Ebola- hospital cancelling meetings recently (supplies have been obtained), side letter has not been       signed yet with the hospital.

     - HC’s

- OR program

     - CNIII certifications

·         New Business:

-OB Hospitalist

- Magnet- Personal growth opportunities lacking

·         Open Forum:

* UPC participation on some units

* Breaks at appropriate times, Code 45

* Mandatory Education

* “Limited Time Off”

* .75 status???

* Code 75 with HC’s

* Short Rest Period

* Managers only allowing ONE vacation request at a time

* Website…FYI

·         Announcements:

·         Next Executive Board Meeting:February 2, 2015 at the PRN office from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. PRN reps. may attendby invitation.

·         Next Executive Council Meeting: April 29, 2015at El Camino Hospital Conference Room G from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. All PRN members are invited to attend.


·         Adjournment: 8:00PM