Randall Hudspeth, PhD, MBA, MS,APRN- CNP/CNS, FRE, FAANP,NEA-BC will be giving an update on the Idaho Strategic Plan during the LEAP conference. Randy is an Idaho native and in 2016 celebrated 40 years as a RN. He graduated from ISU with a BSN and has a master’s from Syracuse University in New York, a PhD from New York University and a Nurse Practitioner PMC from the University of Arizona. His primary jobs for the past 25 years have been in senior nursing administration. He served 10 years as the Director of Patient Services and Professional Practice at Saint Alphonsus and was the Chief Clinical and Nursing Officer for Cleveland Clinic International for five years. He served 8 years as the APRN on the Idaho Board of Nursing and is a past board chairman. He is a fellow in both the American Institute of Regulatory Excellence (FRE) and the AANP (FAANP). He is a well published author with more than 100 peer reviewed publications and in 2009 he co-authored Charting Idaho Nursing History. Since 2015 he has worked with Margaret Henbest as a co-lead of the Idaho Nursing Action Coalition managing the RWJ/AARP and BON grant on academic progression in the nursing workforce.
Randy will be giving an update on Nursing Workforce Data.