Continuing Education Sessions
Session 28 | In the Hiring Rhythm: Onboarding Staff to Achieve Quality Outcomes
Day: Tuesday, July 27
Time: 2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
Time: 2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
Session SummaryThis session will reference the state and federal requirements for the onboarding of staff to the center. The participant will be able to objectively evaluate his/her own onboarding system and become successful in understanding how to onboard competent staff who will provide quality care to our residents.
Chief Nursing Officer | Avante Group, Inc.
About the PresenterKimberly Biegasiewicz received her Bachelors of Arts in 2008 majoring in History with a minor in political science. In 2013, Kimberly began her career in long term care as a floor nurse and quickly moved up the ranks holding positions such as 3-11 supervisor, Assistant Director of Nursing, Director of Nursing and Regional Director of Clinical Services. In December of 2018, Kimberly was presented with the opportunity to lead the clinical team of the Avante Group as the Vice President of Clinical Services all while continuing her education and graduating with her Masters in Health Care Administration and in 2021 was promoted to Chief Nursing Officer for the organization. She is actively involved in FHCA on various committees including the Senior Clinicians, Publication Relations Committee, FCAL and the Survey and Regulations Committee.
Chief Nursing Officer | Health Services Management, Inc.
About the PresenterJennifer Daves is the Chief Nursing Officer HSM-Health Services Management. Jen joined the Health Services Management, Inc. team in July of 2018 with more than 20 years of nursing and operations experience. Jen started her career as a certified nursing assistant, then advanced to a licensed practical nurse, and further attained her licensure as a Registered Nurse. Jen holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing, a Master’s Degree in Nursing and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration. She is also a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator with previous experience as the executive director and later the regional director of operations for both skilled nursing and assisted living facilities in the state of Florida. Jen was the recipient of Florida Health Care Association’s 2018 Long Term Care Excellence in Nursing Award-Rising Star.
VP of Clinical Services | Ventura Services of Florida, Inc.