January 2021 Webinar Meeting


January 15, 2021
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Seminar Title: Rethinking Retention – The Only Strategy that Works!

Interest Area: Recruitment, Workforce Planning, Financial Management

Keywords: NursingWorkforceWorkforce PlanningClinical SkillsSkill DevelopmentOrientation and OnboardingRecruitment, Retention

Rationale: Healthcare employers are devoting significant resources to improve retention rates and yet desired outcomes are not being achieved. This seminar identifies and examines the one factor that limits or prevents the success of any retention strategy. Using relatable real-world examples, attendees will discover a new way of understanding their retention challenges and how to greatly enhance their effectiveness.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify and review the common elements of all retention strategies
  • Understand the one apparently immovable barrier preventing optimization of retention strategies
  • Overcoming the immovable barrier to optimize the effectiveness of any retention strategy.


Abstract Details: Hospitals and health systems across the U.S. face unprecedented shortages of experienced nursing staff.

Employers are devoting significant resources to ever more elaborate retention strategies and yet desired outcomes are not being met – in fact for many the shortage issues become worse.

This session will reveal the one immovable barrier preventing the success of any retention strategy and explore a new way of thinking about this challenge that paves a way for ultimate success.

Speaker Bio:

Ron Hoppe is the Chief Executive Officer of WorldWide HealthStaff Solutions Ltd.

Ron leads an international team of Human Resources and Immigration professionals who are dedicated in bringing long-term, sustainable workforce solutions to US and international health care organizations.

Over the past 25 years Ron has been involved in starting a number of health care enterprises. always in response to anticipated trends and projected future needs in the health care system.

Ron has been invited to speak to health stakeholder groups in Canada, China, Germany, India, Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Thailand and the United Kingdom.

Outside of work, Ron serves on several non-profit, missions focused Boards that serve people around the world

Ron and his wife Sherry currently reside in Charlotte, North Carolina, where they enjoy entertaining friends and neighbors and looking for the next great BBQ restaurant.



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$15.00 Non VaSHHRA Member