Nursing Scholarly Work

Modifying the Ascension Seton Infant Skin Risk Assessment Tool

debbie vanceDebbie Vance, MSN, RN, headed a study to determine the best ways to reduce pressure ulcers and skin breakdown in hospitals. Her review included data on 87 babies with skin wounds.

Read Full Study

Roberta Lynn Deutsch, MSN, RNFinding Hope in the Midst of a Death Sentence. Journal of Christian Nursing 2017. p. 131.

Dell Children’s Medical Center

Paula Bell, BSN, RN – Cardiology Services Admin 001 – Manager-Nursing (outpatient) – Strategies for Emergency Room Care

Danica Sumpter, PhD, RN – 4C General Peds – RN II – How did brain science get in my lesson plan?

Terrie Hairston, BSN, RN, RN-BC – Network Nursing Education – Edu-Ntwk Nursing Manager RN – Reimagining Interprofessional Communication in a Pediatric Hospital:  Understanding the Impact of Having Many Communication Technologies

Michael Svoboda, MSN, RN, CPNP-BC – Pedi DCMC Midlevel – APRN With Rx Direct Pt Care – Medical Evaluation of Abusive Bruising

Kim Wirth, BSN, RN  – OR Support Services 001 – RN IV –Bridging the Gap Finding Meaning Through Collaboration Between Families and Medical Staff in a Developing Pediatric Complex Care Clinic

Cassandra Moffitt, BSN, RN, CDE – School Programs 001 – School Nurse – Success in School with Diabetes

DeAnna Gillespie, BSN, RN, CEN – ER Department Pediatrics 001 – RN IV – Stump the Experts

Tracy Patino, BSN, RN, CCRN – Pediatric ICU Unit 001 – RN IV – Parents sharing perspective: Teaching difficult conversations in medicine

Strictly Pediatrics Medical Office Building

Janet Wilson MSN, RN, CPNP-PC – PSS Section Epilepsy – APRN With Rx Direct Pt Care – Morbidity and Mortality in Epilepsy

Jennifer Murray, MSN, RN, CPNP-BC – DSRIP ChronicCareMgmtPediatric – APRN With Rx Direct Pt Care – Strategies for Managing Difficult Medical Situations

Emily Croce, MSN, RN, CPNP-PC – SFC DERM – APRN With Rx Direct Pt Care – Pediatric Dermatology – Chapter Owner

Mary Breen, MSN, RN – CraniofacialAndReconPlastSgy – APRN Without Rx Direct Pt Care – Nursing care of the child with cleft lip/palate – Chapter 16

Midtown Medical I

Laura VanDoren, MSN, RN, FNP-BC – Women’s Health Midlevel – NursePractitioner-ClinicOffice – Evaluation of Abdominal Pain and prevention of Enteroviruses in the Drum Corps

5555 North Lamar Building

Ana Herrera, MSN, RN, FNP-BC – DSRIP CareTransitInterventions – APRN With Rx Direct Pt Care – A Collaborative Approach to Improving Diabetic Foot Care and Limb Salvage Outcomes

Becky Goldsmith, BSN, RN, CDE – Medical Clinic Admin 001 – Diabetes Program Manager RN – Diabetes in the Workplace

Ascension Seton Administrative Offices

Kimberly Lewis, MSN, RN

  1. A Systematic Review of Pediatric Obesity Interventions with a Focus on Leptin, Ghrelin, and Adiponectin
  2. Searching for Evidence of an Anti-Inflammatory Diet in Children: A Systematic Review of Pediatric Obesity Interventions with a Focus on Leptin, Ghrelin, and Adiponectin

Tiffany Ricks, PhD, RN – Nursing Administration 001 – Research Specialist RN-Network – Patient-Centered Strategies to Reduce Avoidable Readmissions

University Medical Center At Brackenridge

Laura Winslett, MSN, RN, CNOR – SBSI NeuroSurgery Mid Levels – Advanced Practice Supervisor – Neurological Assessment

Eryn Cruz, BSN, RN – Stepdown Intermediate Care 001 – RN I – Importance of Joining a Professional Organization and Benefits of Seeking Certification

Luisa Silva, RN

  1. Nursing Interventions for Depressive Symptoms in Persons Living with HIV
  2. Self Management of Diabetes in Persons with HIV

Amanda Simonton, BSN, RN – Emergency Department 003 – RN II – A systematic review of consent procedures, participation rates, and main findings of health related research in alternative high schools from 2010-2015

Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin

Pamela Novak, BSN, RN, CGRN – Endoscopy GI 001 – RN IV – Endoscopic Bronchoscopy: Beyond the Phlegm and Concurrent Session 29:Navigating Pulmonary Lesions-Reaching Mediastinal and Difficult Peripheral Lesions using Advanced Technologies

Jillian DuBose, RN, CGRN

  1. South Central Texas Society of Gastrointestinal Nurses and Associates March 2016- “Beyond the Phlegm”- look at Pulmonary Lesions and Bronchoscopy.
  2. GNA National Conference Seattle May 2016 “Navigating Pulmonary Lesions”

Tanya Baber, BSN, RN – Surgical Services Admin 001 – Manager-Nursing (in-patient) – Biliary Stenting and Cautery

Sheila Hale, BSN, RN, CRNI – Nursing Administration 002 – RN PICC Senior – Health Care in Romania: Highlights and Future Direction

Davika Reid, MSN, RN – Neonatal ICU Unit 001 – RN IV – Nursing Implications for the Pregnant Muslim Woman during Ramadan. Accepted for publication May 2016, pending publication

Medical Park Tower

Sarah Vannoy Witthoefft, BSN, RN – Cardiology Oth Svcs Amb 001 – VAD Coordinator RN – Tale the Controller Tales: Identifying Cause of Death Based on Controller History

Jami Bennett, BSN, RN, CCRN – Cardiology Oth Svcs Amb 001 – VAD Coordinator RN – International Normalized Ratio (INR): Time in therapeutic range for VAD patients June 2016