The recent OR Today webinar sponsored by the Competency & Credentialing Institute (CCI) provided tips regarding leadership.

“Lessons in Leadership” was presented by James Stobinski, Ph.D., RN, CNOR, CSSM. He is chief executive officer of CCI.

Those attending the webinar were eligible for one continuing education (CE) hour by the State of California Board of Registered Nursing.

In the webinar, Stobinski explained how the lessons and challenges learned by the American auto industry can be applied to changes in American health care. He also identified three principles that perioperative nurse leaders can apply to their daily work.

More than 100 people attended the presentation and more have watched it online at ORToday.com and on YouTube.

Attendees were impressed by the presentation and shared what made it “excellent” in their post-webinar surveys.

“Very informative. Provided a new look at the changes occurring in nursing, the need for lifelong learning and other things to help nursing through the current changes,” wrote Alice S.

“Excellent webinar! Very glad I took the time to attend,” Steve B. said.

“James Stobinski provided a clear concept of how embracing continuous opportunities to expand one’s knowledge strengthens the leadership capabilities of not just the individual, but the department,” Robin C. shared.

“The OR Webinar series provides a welcome opportunity to access quality education/information during busy schedules,” Jennie G. said.

“I found it very inspiring. Doctor Stobinski presented the material in a captivating way,” wrote Sharon P.

“Amazing, very informative, motivating and educational presentation,” Editha E. said.

“Motivational, simply put … we need to all realize as a nurse it is an obligation to continue professional development to achieve the best outcome for our patients,” said Eva M.

“Excellent especially the information regarding OR nurse recruitment, education and retention,” shared Rebecca W.

“I enjoy the free webinars offered by OR Today. They are pertinent and to the point,” Cathy A. added.

For additional continuing education opportunities register for the upcoming OR Today Live Surgical Conference in Washington, D.C. Find out more at ORTodayLive.com.

For more information about the webinar series, including recordings of previous webinars and a schedule of future presentations, visit ORToday.com.