2017 International Relationship-Based Care Symposium


From Silos to Synergy: Showcasing Fierce Commitment to Extraordinary Care

June 19-23, 2017 – SAVE THE DATE!

Event Details & Registration


Practicums and Gatherings

All scheduled CHCM public programs are listed below. New forms and letters are added as they become available. If you do not find information for the programs or dates you are interested in, contact us. 

Relationship-Based Care Leader Practicum

February 2017 – SAVE THE DATE – Southwest US
More information to come

For an overview of the Relationship-Based Care Leader Practicum, click here.

Re-Igniting the Spirit of Caring (RSC) New Facilitator Practicum

February 7-10, 2017 – Minneapolis, MN

Participant Letter
Registration Form & Pricing Details

Re-Igniting the Spirit of Caring (RSC) New Facilitator Practicum

May 16-19, 2017 – SAVE THE DATE – Maine
More information to come

Shared Governance Strategies That Work

February 6-7, 2017– Ft. Myers, FL
During Day 2 in the afternoon there are optional 1 hour, one on one consultations available for those wishing to have deeper conversations with the presenter(s) related to their organization’s shared governance structure and process. Cost will be $200/hr.

Event Flyer
Registration Form & Pricing Details
Participant Letter


Shared Governance Makes a Difference: Articulating Outcomes

with Gen Guanci, MEd, RN-BC, CCRN-K

Friday, December 16, 2016 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CDT

The work of shared governance goes far beyond “doing things or projects”. Join us for this informative webinar where Gen Guanci will help councils, council members, and leaders articulate what is different as a result of the work councils are doing. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

To register click here.

First Line Leaders: What Everyone Should Know to Engage and Inspire a Great Team

We will share our best lessons, tools and insights from years of working with wildly successful people. This series will fast-track your knowledge and personal potential to bring amazingly positive, engaging leadership practices to your units, teams and departments.

Register Here

Individual registrations start at $49 and discounts start at 5 participants. Purchase the entire series for $275. CE is provided.

Webinar Archive

To access recordings of archived Webinars, click here.


Shared Governance Leadership: Key Strategies for Highly Effective Council Leadership

Unlock the potential of clinical staff nurses taking on leadership positions in shared governance councils. Discover specific strategies and skills to optimize success leading councils. Learn ways to strategically embed structures and processes which prepare newer council leaders to thrive in leader roles.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CDT
Cost: FREE

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So How are We Doing? Evaluating Your Shared Governance Structures and Processes

with Gen Guanci, MEd, RN-BC, CCRN-K

Monday, September 19, 2016 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CDT

Has your shared governance been in place for a year or more? Is its function less than what you had planned or hoped? If you have answered yes to either of these questions join us as Gen Guanci shares the why, what and how of a comprehensive shared governance assessment.  After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the training.
To register click here.

Practicums & Other Events

Practicums, workshops, and other events will be listed for the following programs when scheduled. If you would like to schedule one of these events at your organization, contact us.

  • Leading an Empowered Organization (LEO) New Facilitator Practicum
  • Leading an Empowered Organization (LEO) Gatherings
  • Reigniting the Spirit of Caring (RSC) Facilitator Annual Gathering
  • Reigniting the Spirit of Caring (RSC) New Facilitator Practicum
  • Relationship-Based Care (RBC) Leader Practicum
  • See Me as a Person New Facilitator Practicum



The registration forms found under each scheduled event contain pricing and date information. Please register online or print and complete the form and return it to Creative Health Care Management at:

Creative Health Care Management
5610 Rowland Road, Suite 100
Minneapolis, MN 55343
Fax: 952.854.1866
email: chcm@chcm.com

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If you require further assistance, please call 800.728.7766 or 952.854.9015.