In this episode of Notes on Nursing Live, I interview innovative neo-natal cardiac care nurse Elizabeth B. Mikula, MSN, RN, CPN, CPHQ. Elizabeth is the Division Director of Quality and Resource Management for HCA Capital Division in Richmond, Virginia. Prior to that position, she led efforts to implement newborn screening for critical congenital heart disease (CCHD) and created an innovative screening toolkit to detect CCHD in newborns, which is now in use across the United States and around the world. Join us as we talk about her innovative work with these critically ill babies and dive deeper into the importance of nurse-led innovation in positive healthcare change.
Online nursing communities innovating patient care in this episode of Notes on Nursing Live, I interview Janie Harvey Garner, RN. Janie is the founder and current executive director of the nursing community Show Me Your Stethoscope. She has also participated in the Northeastern University Nurse Hackathon as a guest speaker, where she further emphasized the importance of nurse-led innovation.
We look at Johnson & Johnson’s long history supporting nurses in this episode of Notes on Nursing Live. I interview Margaret Gurowitz, the Chief Historian at Johnson & Johnson. Margaret is responsible for bringing to life the heritage of Johnson & Johnson for employees and the public, and she curates exhibits in Johnson & Johnson Our Story at The Power House, the company’s museum, located on the Johnson & Johnson World Headquarters campus in New Brunswick, New Jersey.
We talk app development by nurses to improve patient outcomes and communication in this episode of Notes on Nursing Live. I interview nurse and innovative app developer Rebecca Koszalinski, PhD, RN, CRRN, CMSRN. Rebecca is an assistant professor at the University of Tennessee Knoxville College of Nursing and inventor of the Speak for Myself® app.
Talking resuscitation research and virtual reality CPR training in this episode of Nursing Notes Live with nurse innovator Marion Leary, RN, MSN, MPH, FAHA. Marion is the director of innovation research for the Center for Resuscitation Science at the University of Pennsylvania, as well as an innovation specialist and course director at the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Nursing.
Nurse inventor and activist Rachel Walker, Ph.D., RN is the guest in this episode of Nursing Notes Live. Rachel is an assistant professor in the University of Massachusetts-Amherst College of Nursing, where her scholarship is grounded in her experiences as a rural emergency medical and disaster relief worker, U.S. Peace Corps volunteer, and oncology nurse.
I interview nurse practitioner and healthcare innovator Donna Torrisi in this episode of Nursing Notes Live. Donna is a family nurse practitioner, a graduate of the Robert Wood Johnson Executive Nurse Fellowship Program, and a fellow in the American Academy of Nursing.
Global nursing research and education is the focus of this episode of Nursing Notes Live. I interview nurse educator and researcher Lori Spies about her work on global nursing initiatives. Lori is an assistant professor at the Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing, a family nurse practitioner, and a teacher in the doctoral nurse practitioner program.
Judy Pins, RN, MBA, the president of Pfiedler Enterprises, joins us in this episode of Nursing Notes Live. Pfiedler Enterprises is a healthcare education company of the Association of PeriOperative Registered Nurses (AORN). Judy is helping AORN to provide continuing education opportunities for operating room nurses through the Nurse Executive Leadership Seminar series.
Maternal Health Nurse Researcher and Educator Phyllis Sharps, PhD, RN, FAAN, is our guest on this episode of Nuring Notes Live. Phyllis is the Elsie M. Lawler Endowed Chair, Professor of Nursing and Associate Dean for Community Programs and Initiatives, at the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing.
We talk about nurses innovating in telehealth and other technologies in this episode of Nursing Notes Live. I chat with Suzanne Shugg, a nurse who has been making innovative changes in healthcare delivery throughout her career. She has experience in a broad range of health areas, from health insurance to telehealth to implementing preventative cardiovascular clinics. Her role teaching about Future Technology in Medicine at Rutgers University is key in helping healthcare professionals learn about advances in telehealth delivery.