Professional Resource for Nurses

4320 Stevens Creek Blvd., Suite 212

San Jose, CA 95129

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Executive Council Meeting Minutes for July 26, 2017


Officers present: President- Jean Christen, VP- Danielle Herbst, Secretary- Judy Hannah, Nurse Advocate- SarahMarie Vargas, CUR LG- Catharine Walke, CUR MV- Olga Londa


Unit Representatives and guests from both MV and LG present

  • Call to order: 6 PM


  • Minutes were approved as posted on the website for: April 26, 2017


  • Old Business:

-Morale on Units- Remains poor


-Reorg at LG- Issues with roll-out, staff concerns


  • New Business:

-Budget reviewed and approved

-Vacation request- Continues to be an issue

-RN Satisfaction Results- not all units got the results

-New MOU is on the PRN website

-PCSS- Review your Unit PCSS and think about any additions/changes

-Staff Nurse III

-Working off the clock- HIPPA


  • Open Forum:

-PACU- HC/ On call

-Length of HC

-Day shift staffing decisions on Admit Unit

  • Announcements:

  • Next Executive Board Meeting:  August 7, 2017 at the PRN office from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. PRN reps. may attend by invitation.

  • Next Executive Council Meeting:  October 25, 2017 at El Camino Hospital Conference Room **B from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. All PRN members are invited to attend.


  • Adjournment: 8:00PM