DENVER (CBS4) – Denver is hosting the country’s largest nursing conference Wednesday through Friday at the Colorado Convention Center. More than 10,000 nurses will be in town for the ANCC National Magnet Conference.
Best practices, health care systems and high-quality nursing will be some of the topics of discussion.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Latest: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?
City officials say the gathering will have a $25 million economic impact, but the conference will also give back in other ways.READ MORE: Oh Baby! Roxborough Family Visits West Metro Firefighters After Unusual Birth
“Our 11 Magnet Colorado host hospitals have chosen Metro Caring, a Denver-based charity, a food pantry who does job training skills. So, we hope to raise over $100,000 while we’re here for Metro Caring that will all stay right here in Denver,” said Jeff Doucuette, ANCC Vice President.MORE NEWS: COVID In Denver: School District & Denver Health Host First Of Several Mass Vaccination Events For Students