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Janet Baker

Janet R. Baker, DNP, APRN, ACNS-BC, CPHQ, CNE


Nurse Registration Ohio: Expires 2015
(Both COA and APRN-CNS and RN licensure)

Certification in Gerontology Nursing Expires: 2019

Adult Health Expires 2020

Certified Health Care Quality Professional (CPHQ) Health Care Quality Expires 2016

Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) Expires 2016

 

Dates of Ursuline College Appointments:

March 1, 2005- August 1, 2006: Accelerated BSN program, MSN program Nursing Informatics.

August 1, 2006- 2008:   Undergraduate BSN Program, RN to BSN Program St Vincent

August 2008-2012: Director of Graduate Nursing

October 2012-present Associate Dean, Graduate Nursing Programs

Institution   Degree    Date  Field of Study

Grant Hospital School of Nursing Diploma  1973   Nursing

Ursuline College  BSN   2003   Nursing

Ursuline College   MSN  2004   Nursing

Case Western Reserve University        DNP   2008   Doctorate of Nursing Practice


Professional Experience:
 
  

Date    Institution    Position

2005-Present    Ursuline College      Associate Dean
   Associate Professor of Nursing,
   Director of Graduate Nursing,
   Associate Professor of Nursing,
   Nursing Faculty

1999-Present   Cleveland Clinic Health System Case Management Manager,
   Coordinator, Ambulatory Case,

      PRN employee at present

 

2003-2004  Cleveland Clinic       Interventional Radiology Research

 

1978-1999   Peer Review Systems Inc

    (PRO)  Vice President of Contract

Columbus, Ohio       Administration, Director of Review

 

1976-1999  Grant Medical Center/Ohio Health      Staff Nurse and Clinical Supervisor,

Columbus, Ohio   Critical Care Nursing, 
   Medical Surgical Nursing, Hospice

  

1976-1978  Ohio State University Hospital        Surgical Intensive Care Nursing

  Columbus, Ohio    

 

1973-1976 Children’s’ Hospital and Doctors Hospital   Pediatric Nursing Emergency

    Columbus, Ohio        Department and Medical Surgical, 
   Head Nurse Pediatrics

 

Grants Funded:

 

Riley, P., Flanagan, K.M., Sharpnack, P., Rogers, K., Baker, J., & Wynd, C., (2009). Nursing Simulation Upgrade: Nursing Learning Resource Center. Bruening Foundation, $50,000, funded

 

HRSA- Nurse Faculty Loan –Project Director: 2009-2014

 

Scholarly Research (unpublished):

“Nursing informatics curriculum integration”-(2008). Thesis completed in partial requirement for Doctorate of Nursing Practice-Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing Case Western Reserve University

Publications

Sharpnack, P., Goliat, L. Baker, J., Rogers, K. & Shockey, P., Thinking like a nurse: Using video scenarios to rehearse for professional practice; Nursing Education Perspectives. Publication pending

Scholarship:

Kuhen, L., & Baker, J., (2015, February 4-6). Systematic Identification and Management of Sleep Apnea in Hospitalized Patients: Implementation of an Inter-professional Care Management Guideline.  ANA Annual Quality Conference, Orlando Florida

 

Baker, J. & Halliday, B. (2015, January 22) Meaningful Precepting for You and the APRN Student. Invited Presenters for continuing education for the Metro Health Medical Center APRN Council

Baker, J., Savrin, C., Duffy, E., and Stratman, S., National Organization for Nurse Practitioner Faculty (NONPF) New Heights in Interprofessional Education: Where are we/Where are we going? Armchair Discussion April 4, 2014, Denver Colorado.

Goliat, L., Sharpnack, P., Madigan, E., & Baker, J. (2014, May 27-29). Using TeamSTEPPS® resources to enhance teamwork attitudes in baccalaureate nursing students. 2014 QSEN National Forum. Baltimore, MD, Podium presentation

Baker, J., & Sharpnack, P., ACCN Doctoral Conference: Meaningful Use of the DNP Residency Hours: “Power of the Hours” January 31, 2014. Naples Florida

Gordon, K., Carmany, K., Goliat, L., Baker, J., Cook, M. (2014, April 4). The Aultman-Ursuline Project: Joining Forces to Advance Student Learning Through Innovative Strategies Fostering Mastery Modeling. OLN 2014 Education Summit - Education & Practice: Joining Forces to Prepare Tomorrow's Nurse. Columbus, OH. Poster presentation; Peer reviewed.

Goliat, L., Sharpnack, P., Madigan, E., & Baker, J. (2014, March 28-29). Using TeamSTEPPS® Resources to Enhance Teamwork Attitudes in Baccalaureate Nursing Students. 38th Annual Research Conference Midwest Nursing Research Society (MNRS). St. Louis, MO. Podium Presentation, Peer reviewed.

Goliat, L., Sharpnack, P., Madigan, E., & Baker, J. (2014, March 29). Using TeamSTEPPS® Resources to Enhance Teamwork Attitudes in Baccalaureate Nursing Students. 38th Annual Research Conference Midwest Nursing Research Society (MNRS). Brief Podium Presentation to Education Section. St. Louis, MO. Podium Presentation, Peer reviewed.

Baker, J., What to Know about Ohio DNP Programs, Panel Presenter: Ohio Association of Nurse Practitioners 23rd annual Conference, Columbus, Ohio October 26, 2013

 

Terrigno, M., Baker, J., Zeni, M., & Vanderbilt, A. Prevention of Catheter Associated UTIs Using a Nurse Driven Guideline Association of Indian Physicians of Northeast Ohio-2013 Annual Research Showcase. Cleveland, OH. Poster Presentation, Peer Reviewed

 

Goliat, L., Sharpnack, P., Madigan, E., & Baker, J. (2013, November). Using TeamSTEPPS® resources to enhance teamwork attitudes in baccalaureate nursing students. Association of Indian Physicians of Northeast Ohio-2013 Annual Research Showcase. Cleveland, OH. Poster Presentation, Peer Reviewed

 

Baker, J. & Sharpnack, P. (2013, April 12-15) A Multi Methods Approach to Assess Advanced Practice Nursing (APN) Students’ Competencies. NONPF 39th Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA. Poster presentation, peer reviewed.

 

Sharpnack, P., Goliat, L. Rogers, K., Shockey, P., & Baker, J. (2013, March 7-10). Deliberate Practice: Engaging students to think like a nurse. 37th Annual Research Conference of the Midwest Nursing Research Society. Chicago, IL. Podium Presentation, Peer reviewed.

 

Sharpnack, P., Goliat, L. Rogers, K., Shockey, P., & Baker, J. (2012, November 14-17). Deliberate Practice: Engaging students to think like a nurse. AACN Baccalaureate Conference, San Antonio, Texas. Podium Presentation, Peer reviewed.

 

Baker, J. & Sharpnack, P. (2012, November 1-3) Multi Methods Approach to Assess Advanced Practice Nursing (APN) Students’ Competencies. Poster Exhibit at the 22nd Annual OAAPN Statewide Educational Conference and Meeting, Columbus, Ohio. Poster presentation, peer reviewed.

 

Terrigno, M, Baker, J, Zeni, M. & Vanderbilt A, ( October 4, 2012) Prevention of Catheter Associated UTIs Using a Nurse Driven  Guideline Poster Exhibit at the 22nd Annual OAAPN Statewide Educational Conference and Meeting, Columbus, Ohio. Poster presentation, peer reviewed.

 

Terrigno, M, Baker, J, Zeni, M. & Vanderbilt A, ( October 4, 2012) Prevention of Catheter Associated UTIs Using a Nurse Driven  Guideline Poster presentation at the 2012 American College of Nurse Practitioners Clinical Conference in Toronto, Ontario Canada

 

Sharpnack, P., Goliat, L. Rogers, K., Shockey, P., & Baker, J. (2012, September 19-22). Thinking like a nurse: Using video scenarios in nursing education. National League for Nursing: Nursing Education Summit: Anaheim, California. Podium – concurrent session Presentation, Peer reviewed.

Terrigno, M, Baker, J, Zeni, M., & Vanderbilt A, (September 14, 2012) Poster Presentation: Clinical Nurse Specialist Annual Conference: Prevention of Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infections Using a Nurse Driven Guideline, Cleveland, Ohio.

 

Terrigno, M, Baker, J, Zeni, M & Vanderbilt A, (July 19, 2012) Poster Presentation Summer Institute on Evidence –Based Quality Improvement: Prevention of Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infections Using a Nurse Driven Guideline. San Antonio, Texas.

 

Baker, J (July 17-18, 2012), Poster Presentation: Improvement Science Research Network: Thinking Like A Nurse: Using Video Scenarios to Teach Quality Competencies, San Antonio Texas.

Terrigno, M, Baker, J, Zeni, M & Vanderbilt A, (July 19, 2012) Poster Presentation Summer Institute on Evidence –Based Quality Improvement: Prevention of Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infections Using a Nurse Driven Guideline. San Antonio, Texas.

 

Baker, J., (2012) Improving Academic Communication Skills of Diverse Students through Inter-professional Collaboration. National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty Annual Conference, Charleston, South Carolina. Podium Presentation Peer Reviewed.

 

Sharpnack, P., Rogers, K., Shockey, P., Goliat, L., & Baker, J. (2012, April 12-15). Thinking like a nurse: Using video clinical scenarios to teach and evaluate critical thinking skills of students in a baccalaureate nursing program. Midwest Nursing Research Society (MNRS) Annual Research Conference, Dearborn, Michigan. Poster presentation, Peer reviewed.

 

Terrigno, M, Baker, J, Zeni, M & Vanderbilt A, (2012, April 12-15): Prevention of Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infections Using a Nurse Driven Guideline. Midwest Nursing Research Society (MNRS) Annual Research Conference, Dearborn, Michigan. Poster presentation, Peer reviewed.

 

Sharpnack, P., Goliat, L. Rogers, K., Shockey, P., & Baker, J. (2012, March 30). Thinking like a nurse: Using video clinical scenarios to teach and evaluate critical thinking skills of students in a baccalaureate nursing program. Ohio League for Nursing: Nursing Education Summit: Columbus, Ohio. Poster Presentation, Peer reviewed. Baker, J. & Sharpnack, P. (2012, March 30). Health Information Technology: Effective Integration of Informatics Competencies. Ohio League for Nursing: Nursing Education Summit: Columbus, Ohio. Poster Presentation, Peer reviewed.

Sharpnack P. & Baker, J. (2011, May 31-June 2). Contemporary Professional Nursing Education: Transition from Classroom to Clinical Practice. QSEN National Forum. Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Poster Presentation, Peer reviewed.

 

Sharpnack, P., Rogers, K., Shockey, P., Goliat, L., & Baker, J. (2012, April 12-15). Thinking like a nurse: Using video clinical scenarios to teach and evaluate critical thinking skills of students in a baccalaureate nursing program. Midwest Nursing Research Society (MNRS) Annual Research Conference, Dearborn, Michigan. Poster presentation, Peer reviewed.

 

Sharpnack, P & Baker, J. (2011, April 14-16). Teaching with Technology: Supporting Student-Centered Learning. American Association of Colleges of Nursing 2011 Hot Issues Conference. Baltimore, Maryland, Podium paper presentation, Peer reviewed.

 

Baker J, (2011 April 13- 17). Evaluation of Nurse Practitioner Students’ Performance Skills across the Curriculum. National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty 37th Annual Meeting, Albuquerque, N.M., Podium paper presentation, Peer Reviewed.

 

Baker, J. & Sharpnack, P.  (2011, April 1) Health Information Technology (HIT): What’s it all about for nurse educators. Ohio League for Nursing: Nursing Education Summit: Education and Practice: Partnering for the Future of Nursing. Columbus, Ohio. Podium Presentation, Peer reviewed.

 

Sharpnack, P., Goliat, L. & Rogers, K and Baker, J. (2011, April 1) The ABC's of Learning Using Hybrid Simulation. Ohio League for Nursing: Nursing Education Summit: Education and Practice: Partnering for the Future of Nursing. Columbus, Ohio. Poster Presentation, Peer reviewed.

 

Baker, J. & Sharpnack, P. (2011, March 7). Using technology to prepare baccalaureate nursing students for professional practice.  Fifth Annual Driving the Future 2011: Rethinking the Link: Driving the Future in Today’s Uncertain Healthcare Environment, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio. Podium presentation, Peer reviewed.

 

Sharpnack, P. & Baker, J. (2010, November 17-19), Wikis, blogs, you tube and podcasts: How technology can transform your classroom. International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation. Madrid, Spain. Accepted virtual podium presentation, peer reviewed.

Sharpnack, P., & Baker, J. (2010, November). Wikis, blogs, and you tube, and pod casts: how technology can transform your classroom. Poster Exhibit at the 20th Annual OAAPN Statewide Educational Conference and Meeting. Columbus, Ohio; Peer Reviewed

 

Baker, J., Goliat, L., Kosmalski, K., Elshaw, S., Sobolewski, J.  (2010, March 8). Multicultural Aspects of Learning in Nursing Education, Poster Exhibit at the 20th Annual OAAPN Statewide Educational Conference and Meeting. Columbus, Ohio; Peer Reviewed

 

Baker J., & Sharpnack, P. (2010, October 30). Contemporary nursing education vitalized through technology.  Poster Presentation at the 5th Annual NLN Technology Conference Oct 29-31, Indianapolis Indiana; Peer Reviewed

 

Baker J., & Sharpnack, P. (2010, October 19). Contemporary professional nursing education: transition from classroom to clinical practice. Poster Presentation at the   Robert Wood Johnson Conference on Enhancing Nursing Undergraduate Teaching and Learning in the Clinical Setting: What do we know and how do we move forward? Arlington, Va.-Peer Reviewed

 

Baker, J. & Sharpnack, P., (2010, April 26).  Using technology to enhance nursing education! BSON Meeting – Ursuline College

 

Baker, J. & Sharpnack, P., & (2010, March 26).  Wikis, Blogs, You Tube and Podcasts;How Technology can transform
your classroom!
OLN Education Summit – Pathways to
Excellence - Enhancing Effectiveness in Nursing
    Education. Columbus, Ohio. Podium
Presentation; Peer - reviewed

 

Baker, J. (2010, March 8).  Nursing Informatics Curriculum Integration Project, “Driving the Future 2010,” Kent State University College of Nursing. Poster presentation.

 

Baker, J. (2010, April 23). Where we are with a consensus model for APRN regulation and will a doctor of nursing practice is required to practice? Cleveland, Ohio. Podium Presentation; Peer-reviewed

 

Baker, J., Goliat, L., Kosmalski, K., Elshaw, S., Sobolewski, J.  (2010, March 8). Multicultural Aspects of Learning in Nursing Education, “Driving the Future 2010,” Kent State University College of Nursing. Poster presentation.

 

Baker, J., & Sharpnack, P. (2010, March 8). Wikis, Blogs, You-Tube, & Podcasts:  How Technology Can Transform Your Classroom. “Driving the Future 2010,” Kent State University College of Nursing. Poster presentation.

 

Baker, J., & Sharpnack, P. (2010, March 26).  Wikis, Blogs, You Tube and Podcasts – How Technology Can Transform Your Classroom!  OLN Education Summit – Pathways to Excellence - Enhancing Effectiveness in Nursing Education. Columbus, Ohio. Podium Presentation.

 

Professional Development Actives:

2015

2015 American Nurses Association Quality Conference: On the Front Line of Quality: The future of Health Care. (February 4-6, 2015) Orlando, Florida.

 

Please Watch Your Step: Challenges in Preventing Falls. (February 5, 2015) Beachwood, Ohio.

 

AACN Annual Doctoral Conference: The Synergy of Scholarship: Research and Practice. (January 29-31) San Diego, California.

 

2014

Every Picture Tells a Story:  Critiquing an Oil Study and Final Painting of Florence Nightingale and Reverend Mother Mary Clare Moore in Scutari from an Historical Perspective. (December 9, 2014) Cleveland, Ohio.

 

You’ll Hear from My Attorney!!”  Navigating the Contemporary Legal Minefield in Nursing Education. (November 7, 2014) Grove City, Ohio.

 

Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Statewide Meeting: (October 23-25, 2014) Linking Arms in Education, Practice and Policy. Columbus, Ohio.

 

Clinical Screening Update:  Improving Clinical Screening through Patient Self-Service. (10/6/14) Cleveland Ohio

Program in Geriatrics Wade Park: Geriatric Care Update: Topics in Geriatric Medicine 10/3/14 Cleveland Ohio

Primary Care: A Primer in Population Health. (10/12/14) Webinar Participation

 

RNs Shaping Their Future through Health Policy.  (September 23, 2014)  Cleveland, Ohio

 

Intraprofessional Education, OAA. (9/9/2014).  Cleveland, Ohio

 

Annual APN Continuing Education Conference: Celebrating APN Practice Moving Forward. (9/20/14) Beachwood, Ohio.

 

EBP Course development: Evidence-Based Self-Management Interventions: The Stanford Programs and More (8/14/14) Webinar

 

Course Development Methods: Create Courses Like a Pro: Engaging Learners with Video.

 (8/7/14).  Webinar

 

NOHIMMS Special Conference: Big Data and Health Care. (8/6/14).Cleveland Ohio.

 

 

 National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty 2014 40th Annual Conference: Reaching New Heights in NP Education, April 3-6, Denver Colorado.

 

AACN Webinar: Exploring Advanced Practice Nursing Roles: The Clinical Nurse Specialist 1/27/2014

 

AACN 2014 Doctoral Conference, Naples, Florida January 29-February 1, 2014

 

Diversity Training: Managing Diversity in the Classroom, 2/17/2014, Pepper Pike, Ohio

 

Webinar AHRQ: A Review on How to Access and Implement AHRQ’s Evidence-Based Resources to Inform Your Clinical Practice 2/19/2014

   

Developing Interprofessional Collaboration across Multiple Institutions, AHIC-IPEC, 3/4/2014    Cleveland Ohio

   

Workplace Violence within Healthcare, GNC District Meeting, 3/18/2014. Cleveland Ohio   

Quality Improvement  ISRN Web Seminar: Improvement Science: Getting to "HOW"3/24/2014 Cleveland Ohio.

 

National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty Annual Conference Preconference on Informatics and Teaching and Learning Methods, Annual Conference on NP and DNP programs (4/3-4/6/2014). Denver Colorado

 

Better Health Greater Cleveland: Transitions in Care, Community Health Coalition, 4/11/2014 Cleveland Ohio  

TeamSTEPPS: TeamSTEPPS Masters Training (May 19-20, 2014). Independence Ohio   

2013

National Organization of Nurse Practitioner (NONPF) “NP Education Today, NP Education Tomorrow”, November 8-9, 2013, Washington, D.C.

 

OAAPN Annual APN Conference, October 24-26, 2013

A Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) curriculum meeting for Ohio nursing schools with graduate programs in primary care Thursday, October 10, 2013 Columbus, Ohio.  

Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association 2013 Clinical Practice Forum October 3-4, 2013, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania 

ALICE security Training Ursuline College Pepper Pike Ohio October 1, 2013

WIHI – Recognizing Person & Family-Centered Care: Always Events at IHI” Webinar Thursday, September 26

National Transitions of Care Coalition: Cleveland Transitions of Care Summit September 25, 2013.

Ohio League for Nursing: Implementation of the IOM Report- The Future of Nursing in Ohio September 24. Cleveland Ohio

Office 365: Using a Secure, Compliant Cloud to Transform Email, Communication & Collaboration - Office 365: Using a Secure, Compliant Cloud to Transform. Webinar September 16, 2013

Implementation of the ACA: What Nurses Need to Know Webinar September 12, 2013

Informatics at the APN Level, HIMSS Webinar - August 26, 2013

North Shore Long Island Jewish (NSLIJ) Health System's Journey to System-wide Implementation of TeamSTEPPS" August 14, 2013

May 23, 2013. Northeast Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses- Regional Meeting: Coding and Reimbursement Review. Cleveland, Ohio.

 

April 15-16, 2013- AACN National Dialogue on Quality and Excellence in DNP Education. Chicago Illinois.

 

February 20-23- AACN Annual MSN Conference and Faculty Preconference. Orlando, Florida.

 

January 20-23, 2013- AACN 2013 Doctoral Conference, San Diego, California

 

January 8, 2013- Professional Boundaries: A Slippery Slope, Cleveland, Ohio

 

2012

 

November 1-3, 2012- 22nd Annual OAAPN Statewide Conference: Linking Arms in Education, Practice and Policy, Dublin, Ohio

 

October 26, 2012- Fall Nursing Conference: The Role of the Nurse in Ethical Decision Making

    Cleveland, Ohio

 

October 9, 2012 – The 2nd Annual Interprofessional Geriatric Symposium: Best Practices from Care Transition to Senior ER, Cleveland, Ohio

 

September 12-15- 2012- Nursing Nightingala and Nursing State of the Science Congress, Washington DC

 

August 16, 2012-Advising Students through Developmental Dialogues- Ursuline College, Pepper Pike, Ohio

 

July 17-21- 2012 Academic Center for Evidence-Based Practice Summer Institute on Evidence-Based Quality Improvement. San Antonio, Texas.

 

May 25, 2012- Ursuline College Strawbridge: Radically Changing Nursing Clinical Education: What Would That Look Like? Cleveland, Ohio

 

May 22-23, 2012- Intermediate Certificate Program in Evidence-Based Practice. Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio

 

May 22, 2012- Ohio League for Nursing: Thinking Like a Nurse: Using Video Scenarios to Teach and Evaluate Clinical. Cleveland, Ohio.

 

May 17, 2012, Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses Regional Meeting: Look Before r you Leap Protect Yourself: Understanding Contracts, Negotiations and Liability. Cleveland, Ohio

 

May 7-8, 2012 8th Annual Cleveland Clinic Nursing Research Conference: Illuminating the Way. Cleveland, Ohio

.

April 12-15, 2012 NONPF 38th Annual Conference: Revolutionary Ideas and Nurse Practitioner Education. Charleston, South Carolina

 

March 30, 2012, Ohio League for Nursing Education Summit: Education &Practice: Charting the Course for Leadership & Lifelong Learning. Columbus, Ohio.

 

March 23, 2012- Quality Matters Program: Applying the QM Rubric, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio

 

March 6, 2012 Greater Cleveland Nurses Association: The Diversity Challenge. Euclid, Ohio

 

Feb 29-March 3, 2012, American Association of Colleges of Nursing Annual Conference and Faculty Pre-conference: Steering Change: Shifting Paradigms in Master’s Education. San Antonio, Texas.

February 24, 2012- Learning House Online Education Program Training- Ursuline College and online, Pepper Pike, Ohio.


January 10, 2012 – “Performance Based Development System,” Ursuline College, Pepper Pike, Ohio

2011

December 6, 2011 - “WHO and ICN: Alphabet Soup or Global Health Movers and Shakers?” – Greater Cleveland Nurses Association, Euclid, Ohio

November 4-6, 2011 The Sixth Annual Technology Conference, “Health Information Technology; Meaningful Uses in Nursing Education” Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, NC.

October 27, 2011 - The Ohio Teaching and Learning Conference - “High Impact Learning in a Time of Change. SOCHE, Dayton, Ohio.

August 15, 2011 – The conceptual approach to teaching nursing: Rationales, strategies and planning. Ursuline College: The Breen School of Nursing

August 12, 2011 – Evidence-based Practice Workshop by Susan B Stillwell, DNP, RN CNE, ANEF.  Pepper Pike, Ohio.

May 6, 2011-Annual Nursing Research Conference: Journeying Forward in Nursing Research. Cleveland, Ohio.

April 13-17, 2011-National Organization of Nurse Practitioner 37th Annual Conference: Highway to the Future: Driving NP Education. Albuquerque, New Mexico.

March 31-April 1, 2011 - Ohio League for Nursing: Nursing Education Summit: Education and Practice: Partnering for the Future of Nursing. Columbus, Ohio.

March 24-31, 2011 - Midwest Nursing Research Society (MNRS) Annual Research Conference, Columbus, Ohio

March 30, 2011- AACN Webinar -Designing and Implementing a DNP Program, Part III; Webinar.

March 14, 2011 – Professional Boundaries: Ohio’s Laws and Rules – Iota Psi, Sigma Theta Tau International – Ursuline College, Pepper Pike, Ohio

March 10, 2011 - AACN Interpreting Test and Item Analysis Data Webinar

March 7, 2011 - Using technology to prepare baccalaureate nursing students for professional practice, Fifth Annual Driving the Future 2011: Rethinking the Link: Driving the Future in Today’s Uncertain Healthcare Environment, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio.

March 4, 2011-Pearson Forum: Innovations in Nursing Education, Cleveland, Ohio. 

March 3, 2011 – AACN Designing and Implementing a DNP Program: Practical Solutions to Practical Problems: Part II; Webinar

February 24-26-AACN Master’s Education Conference- Transitions and Transformation”The Changing Nature of Master’s Education in Nursing, Scottsdale Arizona.

February 17, 2011 - Migrating from PowerPoint: Make Online Teaching More Engaging and Interactive; Webinar

February 8, 2011 – AACN Designing and Implementing a DNP Program: Practical Solutions to Practical Problems: Part I; Webinar

January 14, 2011 – SoftChalk: Getting Started. Ursuline College, Pepper Pike, Ohio

January – March 2011- Online Learning – Kent State University, Kent, Ohio

January 12, 2011- -Refworks Training: Ursuline College, Pepper Pike, Ohio.

2010

Dec 7, 2010- A Potpourri of Learning Opportunities: Update on Bed Bugs, What is a Pain Ball? & Life Best that doesn’t keep you from drowning, but may save your life. Greater Cleveland Nurses Association district meeting Euclid, Ohio

November 4-5, 2010 -20th Annual Statewide Education Conferences. Columbus, Ohio

 

Oct 29-31-National League for Nursing 5th Technology Conference: Health Information Technology; Meaningful Uses in Nursing Education. Indianapolis, Indiana.

 

Oct 19, 2010 –Conference on Enhancing Nursing Undergraduate Teaching and Learning in the Clinical Setting: What 
  do we know and how do we move forward
? Robert Wood Johnson
Foundation. Arlington Virginia.

 

October 11, 2010-Addresing Health Disparities through Cultural Competence in Nursing- Mayfield Heights, Ohio.

October 8, 2010- Celebrating CNS Practice Conference: Connecting, Collaborating, and Creating. Cleveland, Ohio

October 6, 2010-The Future of Nursing: Dean’s Roundtable Faculty Initiative. Cleveland, Ohio

September 26-29, 2010-
2010 State of the Science Congress on Nursing Research-Washington, DC

September 24, 2010 –Celebrating 14 Years of Excellence in End-of-Life Education-Hospice of the Western Reserve. - Mayfield Heights, Ohio.

September 23, 2010 – Crucial Conversations – The Breen School of Nursing – Ursuline College, Pepper Pike, Ohio

September 21, 2010- Ohio League for Nursing- Reflections& Dialogue: Issues & Proposed Changes Important to Nurse Educators. Cleveland, Ohio

September 17, 2010 – Dean’s RoundtableGenetics and Genomics- and Nursing Education Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio

August 8, 2010-American Nurses Credentialing Field Test Exam participant. Cleveland, Ohio.

May 12, 2010-Law 101 for Faculty Members: How not to get Sued, Cleveland Ohio

May 6, 2010 – Cleveland Clinic Foundation 6th Annual Nursing Research Conference – Practice makes Perfect – Cleveland, Ohio

April 15-16, 2010- NONPF 36th Annual Meting: Nurse Practitioner Education: At the Heart of Health Care. Washington, DC.

April 14-15, 2010 – American Association of Colleges of Nursing – Quality and Safety in Nursing Education (QSEN) Education Consortium – Washington, DC

March 25-26, 2010 – Pathways to Excellence - Enhancing Effectiveness in Nursing Education – Ohio League for Nursing (OLN) Columbus, Ohio

March 17-19, 2010 – International On-line Conference – 8th Annual Conference for Teaching and Learning – International Online Community

March 17, 2010 – Developing Critical Thinking and Clinical Reasoning Skills – AACN 2010 Webinar Series

March 8, 2010 – Driving the Future SymposiumClosing the Gaps in Quality and Safety Education - Kent State University College of Nursing, Kent, Ohio

February 23, 2010 – Teaching IOM: Implications of the Institute of Medicine Reports for Nursing Education – American Nurses Association Webinar

February 16, 2010 – Using CLA in the Classroom – Ursuline College – Brown Bag Lunch – Pepper Pike, Ohio

January 25, 2010- Ms. Rebecca Patton – Healthcare Reform and You – the American Nurses Association (ANA) Position Statement; Ursuline College, Pepper Pike, Ohio

January 15, 2010 – Web 2.0 Workshop – Technology in the Classroom – Helen Barrett – Ursuline College - Pepper Pike, Ohio

January 14, 2010 – Emotional Intelligence – Raising the Bar – Iota Psi – STTI Conference – Ursuline College, Pepper Pike, Ohio

2009

Exam Preparation and Item Writing Cleveland, Ohio

Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses Educational Conference Dublin, Ohio

Understanding what we do: Complexity of Nursing Practice & Incorporating Evidenced-Based Practice into Nursing Care Cleveland Ohio

Delmar Cengage Nursing Forums   Beachwood, Ohio

Evidence-Based E-Learning for Nurse Educators 24 online Contact hours

Critical Skills for Nurse Educators   Cleveland Ohio

How Protected is your License from Delegation to Litigation Mayfield Heights, Ohio

5th Annual Nursing Research Conference Growing in Research and Evidence-Based Practice Cleveland, Ohio

Patient Centered Medical Homes   Euclid, Ohio

CLA in the Classroom Academy   Pepper Pike, Ohio

Genomics: Mapping the Future of Patient Care Cleveland, Ohio

Knowledge Management in the Health Care Environment Cleveland, Ohio

Effective Communication and Conflict Management in the Workplace: Wisdom across Nursing Generations Cleveland, Ohio

Teaching, Learning, and Supporting a Complex Practice of Care Cleveland, Ohio

AACN MSN Regional Meeting Baltimore, Maryland

AACN MSN Essentials Conference Orlando, Florida

Seventh Annual Advanced Practice Nursing Conference Cleveland, Ohio

AACN 2009 Faculty Development Conference Thriving as a Nurse Educator Savannah, Georgia

 

2008

Ohio Board of Nursing Update: Revised Nursing Education Rules Cleveland, Ohio

Cardiac Pharmacology Update, Wade Park Cleveland Ohio

The Electronic Health Record and Nursing Processes of Care, Mayfield Heights, Ohio

What Nurses need to Know about Consumer Empowerment and the Personal Health Record, Cleveland, Ohio?

Selecting the Best Evidence-What are the Levels, Cleveland, Ohio

Evolve Learning Continuing Education Class, Lorain, Ohio

Challenging Geriatric Behaviors, Cleveland, Ohio

Preparing Nurses for a Technology-Rich Environment: A Call to Action Cleveland Ohio

OAAPN Annual Meeting Columbus, Ohio

Driving the Future II: Clinical Conversations about Tomorrow’ Nurse Kent, Ohio

Advanced Excel Cleveland, Ohio

Classroom Management 101: Working with Difficult Students Cleveland, Ohio

Women Teaching Women Cleveland, Ohio

Introduction to Calibrated Peer Review Cleveland Ohio and Kent, Ohio

How to use PubMed Cleveland Ohio

 

2007

Transformation of Healthcare: The Evolution of Nursing Informatics Cleveland, Ohio

Lateral Violence in the Workplace Cleveland Ohio

“Tools for Thought: Assessing Geriatric Residents” Beachwood, Ohio

Palliative Care Nursing: Education, Practice, and Research Mayfield Heights, Ohio

Gerontological Nursing Cleveland Ohio

Pharmacological Update: Sleeping Medications and Antidepressants Pepper Pike, Ohio

Microsoft Excel for Healthcare Professionals Cleveland, Ohio

Leadership Success in a Changing Health Care Environment Mayfield Heights, Ohio

Acute and Critical Nursing: The Future is Now Cleveland Ohio

Electronic Medical Record Training EPIC Cleveland, Ohio

 

Scholarship Activities:

Sigma Theta Tau

 

College Colleagueship:

Institutional Review Committee

Ursuline College DNP Committee

DNP Steering Committee Chair

Instructional Design Search Committee 2009

Professional Development Committee and Program Evaluation and Assessment Committee

Cultural Diversity Committee

Graduate Council

Graduate Directors Committee

Learning Management Selection Committee and Implementation Committee

Teaching and Learning with Technology Roundtable, Chair

Higher Learning Commission Criterion #3 Committee

Breen SON, Graduate Nursing Committee Dean’s Council

CLA Assessment Program

O’Neil Grant

Bruening Grant

Fenn Grant

 

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP): Ursuline College

Doctoral Committee Chair for Ursuline College DNP Students

Marissa Terrigno: Prevention of Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infections Using a Nurse Driven Guideline,

Henny Lukas: Using Navigators to Promote Colon Cancer Screening

Mary McLaughlin-Davis: Community Based Medication Management by Advanced Practice Nurses

Jennifer Hudak, “Implementing TeamSTEPPS in Long Term Care “

 

Other DNP Committee Member Responsibilities

Laura Goliat: “Using TeamSTEPPS Resources to Enhance Teamwork Attitudes and Competencies in Baccalaureate Nursing Students

 

Lisa Kuhen:” Systematic Identification and Management of Sleep Apnea in Hospitalized Patients; Implementation of an Inter-professional Care Guideline

 

Mary Cook: Assessing Clinical Reasoning in the Beginning Nursing Student. (Walsh University DNP student)

 

Rose Casal: Screening and Intervening in Breast Cancer Patients Experiencing Chemo Brain

 

Volunteer American Heart Association

Volunteer American Cancer Society

Volunteer Holden Arboretum

Geauga County Humane Society

Cleveland Power Squadron

 

Recognitions/Awards:

Order of the Lamp

Valedictorian

Summa cum Laude

MSN 2004 Outstanding Academic Achievement Ursuline College

2011 Ursuline College Distinguished Alumni Award

Sigma Theta Tau International – Iota Psi Chapter – Virginia Olsovsky Mentorship Award – June, 2011.

 

Professional Organizations:

Memberships:

Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses

Ohio Association of Health Care Quality

North East Ohio Nursing Informatics Nurses

American Nurses Association

Ohio Nurses Association

National League for Nursing

Greater Cleveland Nurses Association

Improvement Science Research Network

Nursing Informatics Caring Network

TIGER Initiative Member

Sigma Theta Tau Iota Psi

Midwest Nursing Research Society

National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists

National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty

North East Ohio Health Information Systems Society

Health Information System Society (HIMMS)

 

Leadership Appointments:

Greater Cleveland Nurses Association Education Director, Member of the Board