Recent Dissemination of Research, EBP, and Quality Improvement Initiatives

Sandy Thornhill-Alvarez MSN, RN, CCRN-CMC
Lessons Learned in a Lifetime of Nursing

  • 2018; Podium Presentation; Memorial Hospital Nursing Certification Dinner

Sandy Thornhill-Alvarez MSN, RN, CCRN-CMC
The Devil is in the Details

  • 2018; Podium Presentation; Greater St. Louis AACN Trends in Critical Care Symposium

Cathy Fenton MSN, RN, CNOR
Cathy Dent MBA, BSN, RN

Perioperative 101 Core Curriculum

  • 2018; Podium Presentation; Illinois Downstate Magnet Consortium Meeting (Springfield, IL)

Cathy Fenton MSN, RN, CNOR
From Shared Governance to Professional Governance: A Hospital’s Journey to Incorporate a New Hospital Campus with a Restructured Governance Model to Bridge Two Hospital Campuses

  • 2018; Poster Presentation; Association of Operating Room Nurses (AORN) 65th Expo and Congress (New Orleans, LA)

Brittni Jackson BSN, RN
Kelsea Anderson BSN, RN

ICU/IMCU PACU Hand-Off Process

  • 2018; Poster Presentation; Memorial Medical Center (Springfield, IL) 24th Annual Nursing Research Conference

Donna Stephens DNP, RNC-OB
Early Assessment & Resource Provision of the Pregnant Substance Abuser

  • 2018; Podium Presentation; Memorial Hospital 12th Annual Nursing Research Symposium
  • 2019; Poster Presentation; BJC Patient Safety & Quality Symposium
  • 2019; Oral Presentation; St. Clair County Health Summit
  • 2019; Poster Presentation; Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) National Conference

Beth Johns DNP, AGACNP-BC
Knowledge and Perceptions among Healthcare Providers Caring for Terminally Ill Patients in Critical Care Areas

  • 2018; Podium Presentation; Memorial Hospital 12th Annual Nursing Research Symposium

Amy Hamilton DNP, RN-BC
Diane Ashmann DNP, RN-BC
Lindsey Wilson MSN, RN-BC
Kay Gaehle PhD, RN

Implementing a Dedicated Education Unit

  • 2018; Podium Presentation; Memorial Hospital 12th Annual Nursing Research Symposium

Brittni Jackson BSN, RN
Kelsea Anderson BSN, RN
Sandy Thornhill-Alvarez MSN, RN, CCRN-CMC

PACU to Critical Care Handoff

  • 2018; Podium Presentation; Memorial Hospital 12th Annual Nursing Research Symposium

JoAnne Sehr MSN, RN, CAPA
Rhonda Mense BSN, RN, CAPA
Alicia Stevens BSN, RN-BC, CAPA
Vickie Henry MSN, RN, CPAN

GO WITH THE FLOW! Avoiding HAZARDS with Intravesicle Instillation of BCG (Bacillus of Calmette and Guirin) Live TB for Treatment of Bladder Cancer

  • 2018; Poster Presentation; Memorial Hospital 12th Annual Nursing Research Symposium
  • Received the 2018 Poster Presentation People’s Choice Award

Jennifer Durbin MSN, RN-BC
Beth Conrod PT

Caregiver Safety & Patient De-Escalation

  • 2019; Podium Presentation; Memorial Hospital 13th Annual Nursing Research Symposium

Anne Ruggiero BSN, RN, CRRN
Best Practices in Care Transitions
Advocating the Value and Role of Rehabilitation Nurses

  • 2019, Podium Presentations; Association of Rehabilitation Nurses REACH (Educational) Conference; Columbus, Ohio

Anne Ruggiero BSN, RN, CRRN
Reimbursement & Quality Measures

  • 2019; Webinar Presentation; Association of Rehabilitation Nurses

Anne Ruggiero BSN, RN, CRRN
Unified Post-Acute Care Prospective Payment System

  • 2019; Technical Expert Panel; RTI International (a nonprofit research institute) for CMS representing the Association of Rehabilitation Nurses (ARN)

JoAnne Sehr MSN, RN, CAPA
Cathleen Fenton MSN, RN, CNOR

Hot Topic: Malignant Hyperthermia Crisis

  • 2019; Podium Presentation; Memorial Hospital 13th Annual Nursing Research Symposium

Angela Mann MSN, MPH, RN, IBCLC
Alisa Williams MSN, RN, IBCLC

Development of an OB RN Residency Program

  • 2019; Podium Presentation; Memorial Hospital 13th Annual Nursing Research Symposium

Cheryl Wright MSN, RN-BC, CIC
Bringing Best Practice to Point of Care: Pre-Cleaning of Instruments Outside of the Operating Room

  • 2019; Podium Presentation; Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, Inc (APIC) 46th Annual Conference in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Sandra Thornhill-Alvarez MSN, RN, CCRN-CMC
PACU-ICU Handoff

  • 2019; Podium Presentation; Mid-West Conference: Northwest Chicago Area Chapter AACN; Hoffman Estates, Illinois

Publication

Coto, J. A., Wilder, C. R., Wynn, L., Ballard, M. C., Webel, D., & Petkunas, H. (2020). Exploring the relationship between patient falls and levels of nursing education and certification. Journal of Nursing Administration, 50(1), 45–51.