The 12th Annual Ann May Center Nursing Research and Evidence-Based Practice Conference Poster Presentations

Research Posters:

First Place:
NURSES' KNOWLEDGE AND PERCEPTIONS OF HEALTH LITERACY by Regina Opare-Sem, MSN, RN-BC

Second Place:
ACHIEVING NURSE AND PATIENT SAFETY: A QUALITATIVE EXPLORATION OF THE ADMINISTRATIVE SUPERVISOR ROLE by Susan H. Weaver, PhD, RN, CRNI, NEA-BC

NURSE RESIDENCY PROGRAM FOR LONG TERM CARE NEW NURSES IN NJ: THE RESULTS by Edna Cadmus, PhD, RN; Susan Salmond, EdD, RN; Linda Hassler, MS, RN; Nancy Bohnarczyk, MA, RN; Katherine Black, MSN, RN

IDENTIFYING OUTCOMES OF A TRANSITION PROGRAM IN YOUNG ADULTS WITH TYPE 1 DIABETES MELLITUS by Gaye Iannelli-Madigan, DNP, FNP, CDE

ASSESSING STAFF NURSE'S PERCEPTIONS OF POPULATION HEALTH by Christa Moor, BSN, MPH, RN

THE LIVED EXPERIENCE OF NURSES CARING FOR PATIENTS WHO MAY BENEFIT FROM PALLIATIVE CARE by Aline Bixler, RN and Susan Inwright, RN

RN CERTIFICATION AND CLINICAL ADVANCEMENT PROGRAMS:
RN CERTIFICATION AND CLINICAL ADVANCEMENT PROGRAMS: DO THEY YIELD A MORE EMPOWERED AND ENGAGED WORKFORCE by Barbara Williams, PhD, RN; Christine Hedges, PhD, RN; Mani Paliwal, MS; Teri Wurmser, PhD, MPH, RN, NEA-BC; Jane Bliss-Holtz, DNSc, RN-BC

THE ADDITION OF HATHA YOGA IN CARDIAC REHABILITATION PATIENTS TO REDUCE PERCEIVED STRESS AND IMPROVE QUALITY OF LIFE by Andrea Centrella-Nigro, DNP, RN, CNE

USING THE TEACH-BACK METHOD IN PATIENT EDUCATION TO IMPROVE PATIENT SATISFACTION SCORES by Andrea Centrella-Nigro, DNP, RN, CNE

UNNECESSARY ROUTINE RE-SITING OF PERIPHERAL INTRAVENOUS (IV) by Cecile L. Malinit, DNP, RN, CMSRN, CAPA, CPAN

PILOT STUDY TO ASSESS THE SELF CARE ABILITIES OF HEART FAILURE PATIENTS DISCHARGED FROM A COMMUNITY HOSPITAL by Bruce H. Alston, MSN, MBA, RN-BC, PCCN; Helen Miley, PhD, RN, AG-ACNP, CCRN; Mani Paliwal, MS

MULTIMODAL PAIN MANAGEMENT IN PATIENTS UNDERGOING BARIATRIC SURGERY by Gail Harning, RN-BC; Susana Adal, RN, CCRN; Kristin Christopher, RN, ADN; Katherine Morris, BSN, RN; Jocelyn Marx, BSN, RN

Evidence-Based Practice Posters:

First Place:
SPLIT-DOSE BOWEL PREPARATION FOR SCREENING COLONOSCOPY by Patricia Crosby, MSN, RN-C, CGRN

Second Place:
THE SECRETS TO SUCCESSFUL AND EFFECTIVE NURSE BEDSIDE SHIFT REPORT IMPLEMENTATION by Boryana Dorvil, BSN, RN, DNP(s)

OPTIMIZING ADVANCED PRACTICE NURSE OBESITY DOCUMENTATION IN THE PRIMARY CARE SETTING by Jennifer Fischbach BSN, RN, RNC

ALGORITHM FOR PICC AND MIDLINE PLACEMENT PROCEDURE THAT USES MODIFIED SELDINGER TECHNIQUE by Glenda Fulo, MSN, RN-BC, VA-BC, NP-C

THE ADVANTAGES OF SELECTIVE CHEST RADIOGRAPH POST 3CG GUIDED PICC PLACEMENT by Glenda Fulo, MSN, RN-BC, VA-BC, NP-C

IMPROVING PEDIATRIC ASTHMA OUTCOMES THROUGH EDUCATION AND PARTNERSHIP by Barbara Birde Cirella and Marie Chisvette