Entry into Practice: From RN to NP
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Entry into Practice: From RN to NP

Join us for this one-day conference to learn essential information to help you successfully begin your new role as a Nurse Practitioner! You will find the full agenda below.

 Export to Your Calendar 6/1/2018
When: 6/01/2018
7:30 AM
Where: Embassy Suites
1001 E McCarty Ln
San Marcos, Texas  78666
United States
Contact: Bella Key

Online registration is available until: 5/28/2018
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As a new or recent graduate of an NP program, please join us on June 1, 2018 at The Embassy Suites in San Marcos, for a one-day conference to prepare you to successfully begin your new role as a Nurse Practitioner! 

Essential information will be provided throughout the day including speaker presentations on the topics below:


Friday | June1, 2018

7:30 – 8:30 am



8:30 – 8:45 am

Welcome and Introductions - Robert Metzger


8:45 – 9:30 a.m.

Application and Licensure Check List (DEA, Certification) – Gendy Joiner Rogers

9:30 – 9:45 a.m.

Break and Exhibits

9:45 – 10:45 a.m.

Licensure and Prescriptive Authority - Board of Nursing Update – Jolene Zych


10:45 – 11:00 a.m.

Break and Exhibits

11:00 – 12:00 p.m.

Entering into the NP Role - Panel Discussion John Gonzalez, Peggy Ostrander, Jolene Zych and Kim Oas, Janet Sumner. Moderated by Sheri Innerarity

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Lunch and Exhibits

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Coding, Billing and Charting – Veronica Pike


2:00 – 2:15 p.m.

Break and Exhibits

2:15 – 3:15 p.m. 

Don’t Become a Malpractice Case Study – Roxanne Monte


3:15 – 3:30 p.m.

Break and Exhibits Close


3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Negotiating Contracts for Employment and Other Legal Issues – Griffin Mulcahey


$85 for members
$175 for non-members

Consider becoming a member of TNP and save on registration and enjoy a full year of TNP benefits. 


Continuing Education:

This activity is pending approval by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.


Hotel Information:

Embassy Suites by Hilton San Marcos Hotel Conference Center & Spa at 1001 E McCarty Ln, San Marcos, TX 78666.

Contact Embassy Suites and make your reservations today! Reservations may be made either online at http://embassysuites.hilton.com/en/es/groups/personalized/S/SNMESES-TNP-20180531/index.jhtml or by calling 1-800embassy. Be sure to reference TNP when making the reservation.

Sleeping rooms are spacious 2 room suites with a mini kitchenette with wet bar, microwave and refrigerator. The hotel provides complimentary in the Atrium to all overnight hotel guests: cooked to order breakfast and an evening reception with light snacks and beverages. Self parking is complimentary for hotel guests and conference attendees and valet parking is available for $12. 

The negotiated room rate is $149 single/double/triple or quad and is based on availability through May 9, 2018.


Cancellation Policy:

Entry into Practice: From RN to NP cancellations must be made in writing no later than May 18, 2018. Send requests to Bella Key at bella@texasnp.org or via mail at 4425 S MoPac, Building III, Suite 405, Austin, TX 78735. Cancellations can also be faxed to (512) 291-6225. All cancellations are subject to a $15 processing fee. NO CANCELLATIONS will be accepted after May 18, 2018. Cancellation refunds will be issued within 1-3 weeks.

Contact Us

Texas Nurse Practitioners
4425 S. Mopac, Building III
Suite 405 Austin, TX 78735
P: 512.291.6224
F: 512.291.6225

Our Mission

The voice of Texas Nurse Practitioners dedicated to improving patient access to quality health care.