Target audience: Newly licensed registered nurses

For more information, contact Julie Racicot via email at


After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:

1| Describe how the role of the outpatient RN can prevent a patient from requiring hospitalization.
2| Identify two features of the GetWell network for improved patient experience and nursing staff workflow. 
3| Explain key health-related social needs that may impact an individual’s health.
4| Assemble a professional portfolio for the Baystate Health Nurse Residency Program.


Sarah Freeman, MBA BSN, RN-BC
Nurse Manager, BH Nurse Residency & Transition to Practice Programs
Baystate Medical Center

Sariann Figueroa, RN
RN2 - Adult Medicine
Baystate High Street Health Center

Maria Gobeille, BSN, RN
Senior Application Analyst, Patient and Population Health Technologies
Baystate Health

Karli Barrett, MS, RN, NE-BC
Chief Nursing Officer/Chief Administrative Officer
Baystate Wing Hospital

Julie Racicot, MSN, RN, NPD-BC, CCRN
Nurse Educator, BH Nurse Residency
Baystate Medical Center

Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education (CE) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options. Any relevant financial relationships are mitigated prior to the educational activity.

None of the planners or faculty for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients. 


Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Baystate Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. 

Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 contact hour(s).
Nurses should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Session date: 
06/12/2024 - 9:00am to 11:00am EDT
Baystate Medical Center / Zoom
759 Chestnut St.
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 1.50 ANCC Contact Hours

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