See You Now Podcast

46: What the Hack (Update)

October 22, 2021


Hackathons provide a fast-paced, high energy, community-building opportunity for a wide spectrum of participants to flex their innovation muscles and solve for some of today’s greatest challenges. While these events have traditionally been geared towards computer scientists and software developers, in recent years nurses, clinicians, and health innovators have started to convene health-challenge inspired events. Today the health hackathon landscape is exciting, rapidly evolving, and nurses are playing a lead role in driving them. In this episode, we learn from health influencers, hackers, and innovators Jane Sarashon-Kahn, MA, MHSA; Chris Recinos, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, NEA-BC; Anthony Scarpone-Lambert, BSN ‘21; and Jennifferre Mancillas, BSN, RN, RNC-NIC about how hackathons have impacted their thinking, skills, lives, career trajectory, as well as the landscape of innovative health solutions and products. And -- why you should register your interest at

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Our Nurse Innovation hackathons provide a unique experience for nurses to flex their innovation muscles and receive the support and motivation needed to bring their ideas to life and improve human health.

Guests Featured in this Episode

  • Jane Sarasohn-Kahn, MA, MHSA
  • Chris Recinos, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, NEA-BC
  • Anthony Scarpone-Lambert, BSN ‘21
  • Jennifferre Mancillas, BSN, RN
  • Marion Leary, RN, MSN, MPH, FAHA
  • Rebecca Love RN, MSN, FIEL

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