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The Healthy Workforce Institute Welcomes Dr. Cole Edmonson to its Consultant Team

MARCH 15, 2024

The Healthy Workforce Institute is thrilled to announce the addition of Dr. Cole Edmonson, DNP, FAAN joining its consultant team. Dr. Edmonson, a highly regarded healthcare executive and nursing leader with a transformative approach, brings over three decades of diverse experience. His roles have included clinical executive, chief nursing officer, chief clinical officer, and workforce expert. 

The Healthy Workforce Institute Unveils the Healthy Workforce Culture Framework™ to Eradicate Bullying & Incivility in Healthcare

JANUARY 12, 2024

The Healthy Workforce Institute (HWI) is excited to introduce the Healthy Workforce Culture Framework™, a revolutionary framework designed to transform healthcare organizations into cultures of kindness, respect, and professionalism. This innovative framework provides a structured approach to eradicate bullying and incivility, fostering an environment where negativity is immediately rejected, and a culture of collaboration and positivity flourishes.

Healthy Workforce Institute Unveils Article in Nursing Management Journal

OCTOBER 27, 2023

Transforming Cultures from Incivility and Bullying to a Positive Practice Environment – Narrowing the Perception Gap

The Healthy Workforce Institute is proud to announce the publication of a collaboratively written article titled “Transforming Cultures from Incivility and Bullying to a Positive Practice Environment – Narrowing the Perception Gap” in the prestigious Nursing Management Journal.

Introducing “Coffee Break: Breaking the Cycle of Bullying in Healthcare One Cup at a Time”. Innovative Podcast Exposing Vital Dialogues

OCTOBER 6, 2023

The Healthy Workforce Institute is thrilled to announce the launch of a new podcast for healthcare leaders, “Coffee Break: Breaking the Cycle of Bullying in Healthcare One Cup at a Time.” In this podcast, listeners get practical, evidence-based strategies to help them cultivate and sustain a healthy and respectful work culture by tackling an age-old problem in healthcare – bullying and incivility.

Healthy Workforce Institute Announces Milestone Achievement: First Leader to Achieve Certification in the Healthy Workforce Culture Change Certification Program

OCTOBER 6, 2023

The Healthy Workforce Institute, a leading organization dedicated to eradicating bullying and incivility in healthcare, is thrilled to announce a significant milestone in its journey towards healthier work cultures. Today, we proudly announce the first candidate to achieve certification from the Healthy Workforce Culture Change Certification Program.

"Healthy Workforce Institute Introduces the Graduate Nurse Anti-Bully Curriculum Program Designed to support New Graduate Nurses"

MAY 25, 2023

Today, the Healthy Workforce Institute® announced it has launched a program designed to support new graduate nurses. HWI’s Graduate Nurse – Anti-Bullying Curriculum augments
an organization’s existing new graduate residency program to equip and protect new graduate nurses from bullying and incivility in the work environment.

Healthy Workforce Institute Founder Honored as one of the Top 30 Best Nurse Influencers to Follow on Social Media in 2023

MARCH 24, 2023

Today, the Healthy Workforce Institute®, (HWI) announced that HWI CEO & Founder, Dr. Renee Thompson was named as one of the 30 best nurse influencers to follow on social media in 2023 for her contribution to the LinkedIn community by Berxi™.

 

Healthy Workforce Institute Cited as Key Resource in the American Organization for Nursing Leaderships (AONL) Nursing Leadership Workforce Compendium

FEBRUARY 8, 2023

The Healthy Workforce Institute is pleased to share that it has been cited as a key resource in Section 2, Chapter 4, Positive Practice Environment for AONL’s Nursing Leadership Workforce Compendium.

 

Inaugural Launch of The Healthy Workforce Culture Change Certification Program

JANUARY 5, 2023

The Healthy Workforce Institute is pleased to announce the launch of the Healthy Workforce Culture Change Certification Program beginning January 2023. This novel program educates and certifies select hospital leaders in Healthy Workforce Institute methodology to cultivate a professional and respectful work culture.

Dr. Renee Thompson Featured in NurseDeck Magazine

NOVEMBER 18, 2022

Nursing leader and entrepreneur addresses the sources of nurse bullying and incivility in healthcare

The Healthy Workforce Institute is pleased to announce that CEO & Founder, Dr. Renee Thompson was featured in the November 15, 2022, issue of NurseDeck Magazine.

 

October is National Bully Prevention Month

SEPTEMBER 28, 2022

Healthy Workforce Institute Creating a Culture of Kindness Movement!

Although many of the nurses leaving organizations cite burnout and fatigue as the reason, here at the Healthy Workforce Institute, we believe toxic behaviors are the root cause for their departure.

 

Healthy Workforce Institute at 2022 ANCC National Magnet Conference

SEPTEMBER 28, 2022

The Healthy Workforce Institute will be exhibiting at at the 2022 American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) National Magnet Conference and the ANCC Pathway to Excellence Conference in Philadelphia PA on October 13-15, 2022. CEO & Founder, Dr. Renee Thompson and members of her team will share proven strategies to meet the new 2023 Magnet criteria aimed at addressing workplace bullying, incivility, and disruptive behaviors within healthcare. 

The Healthy Workforce Institute’s Dr. Renee Thompson Inducted as a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing

JULY 27, 2022

The Healthy Workforce Institute is pleased to announce that CEO & Founder, Dr. Renee Thompson, DNP, RN, CSP, has been selected to be a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing (Academy). Induction into the Academy is a significant milestone in a nurse leader’s career in which their accomplishments are honored by their colleagues within and outside the profession.

Dr. Renee Thompson Honored as one of the Top 30 Best Nurse Influencers to Follow on Social Media in 2022

JULY 18, 2022

Today, the Healthy Workforce Institute announced that HWI CEO & Founder, Dr. Renee Thompson was named as one of the 30 best nurse influencers to follow on social media in 2022 for her contribution to the LinkedIn community by Berxi™, which is part Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance.

 

 

Healthy Workforce Institute Announces Consultant as Speaker at 2022 American Organization for Nursing Leadership Conference

MAY 1, 2022

The Healthy Workforce Institute announced today that one of its consultants, Diane Salter, spoke at the 2022 American Organization for Nursing Leadership conference in San Antonio, TX.

Healthy Workforce Institute CEO appointed to Moffitt Cancer Center Board of Directors

JANUARY 19, 2022

The Healthy Workforce Institute announced today that CEO & Founder, Dr. Renee Thompson was named to the Moffitt Cancer Center’s Hospital Board of Directors as the only nurse.

 

Healthy Workforce Institute Releases New Disruptive Behavior Research Report

SEPTEMBER 27, 2021

The Healthy Workforce Institute released their 2021 Disruptive Behavior Research report today that focuses on ending nurse bullying and workplace incivility.

 

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