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Publications & Research

New Knowledge & Innovation

Posters, Podiums & Publications: National & International

WakeMed nurses continue to share their expertise with their national and international colleagues through podium presentations, poster presentations and publications.


2018

Posters

NACNS National Conference - Austin, TX.

Phillips A.
Development of pain philosophy for newly-hired nurses.

NCONL Conference - Greensboro, NC.

Elliott J, Reguin-Hartman K, Lockridge-Brown J, Dixon J, Holt S.
Rounding to reduce hospital acquired infections: role of the clinical nurse specialist.

Kleeberg L, Turner A, Midgette T.
Operation don’t let them fall.

Rawls E, Williams F, Uy M, Anderson W, Moore J, Kubler M, Krizay M, Beavers J, McLean B, Amery S.
Navigating the course for high risk AMI patients: a team approach.

McConnell G, Allender J, Woltz P, Bradford W, & Williams J.
Implementation and early outcomes of an enhanced recovery after cardiac surgery (ERAS-Cardiac) program.

Moretz J, Woltz P.
Comparison of noninvasive to invasive cardiac output monitoring for developing nurse-driven best practices.

AACN National Teaching Institute 2018 - Boston, MA.

Elliott J, Conklin A.
An innovative approach to stop the clock, close the loop, and beat sepsis.

McConnell G, Allender J, Woltz P, Bradford W, Williams J.
Implementation and early outcomes of an enhanced recovery after cardiac surgery (ERAS-Cardiac) program.

Moretz J, Woltz P.
From evidence to application: non-invasive hemodynamic monitoring in a cardiothoracic intensive care unit.

Williams F, Waugaman S, Thompson N, Weeks T.
Excellence in chapter leadership: you've got a friend.

ANPD Annual Convention - Orlando, FL.

Taylor C.
The road to bringing creative education ideas to the unit level.

EBPOM-USA Masters Course: A Perioperative Care Practicum - Chicago, IL.

McConnell G.
Implementation and early outcomes of an ERAS-Cardiac program.

Asian American/Pacific Islander Nurses Association International Conference - Durham, NC.

Davis D.
Effect of an educational intervention in acute coronary syndrome: a quantitative project.

NCNA Annual Convention - Concord, NC.

Lockridge-Brown J.
Role of the Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) in improving the glycemic management in hospitalized patients without diabetes.

27th Annual AMSN Convention - Orlando, FL.

Stillman P.
SEND-OFF: Structured Engaged Nursing Discharge-Off: a grassroots initiative to improve discharge process.

ANCC National Magnet Conference - Denver, CO.

Howard C.
Nurse community partnership to improve domestic violence outcomes.

ANCC National Magnet Conference - Denver, CO.

Veeder S.
Get on board: creating an all-access pass to certification.

NCNA Annual Convention - Concord, NC.

Lockridge-Brown J.
Role of the Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) in improving the glycemic management in hospitalized patients without diabetes.

 

Podium Presentations

ANPD Cardinal Chapter Affiliate Quarterly Meeting - Burlington, NC.

Kindl H.
GPS mentor program.

NACNS National Conference - Austin, TX.

Klaess C.
Pain team of one? CNS quest to improve pain management in acute care.

NCONL Conference - Greensboro, NC.

Bird P.
Generalist nurses caring for patients with mental illness in a non-psychiatric setting.

AACN Annual Education Summit, Piedmont Carolinas Chapter - Charlotte, NC.

Smith C, Deifer S.
Why eICU C.A.R.E.S. about quality

AHA and ASA Mid-Atlantic Heart and Stroke Quality Summit - Raleigh, NC.

Davis D.
Improvements in stroke care through community partnerships and bridging the gap between hospital units

2nd Annual Consortium for Clinical Education and Practice Conference - Greensboro, NC.

Falk M.
Evaluating clinical faculty competency across disciplines.

EPIC - XGM 2018 - Verona, WI.

Hammond N, Mirenda F.
Lactation across the system.

ANPD and Lippincott Webinar.

Taylor C.
Bringing creative education ideas to the unit level.

EPIC - UGM 2018 - Verona, WI.

Hammond N, Reif S.
A campfire story on how to save clicks and time using various tools: optimizing circumcision workflow.

Miliano V, Phillips L, Gantt A.
OB ED leveraging stork tools in an emergency department setting.

EBPOM-USA Masters Course: A Perioperative Care Practicum - Chicago, IL.

McConnell G.
Enhanced recovery after surgery.

ASMN Conference - Orlando, FL.

Urton M.
Multimodal pain management: addressing the opioid epidemic at the bedside.

ANCC National Magnet Conference - Denver, CO.

Piercy B, Penninger J.
From paper to practice: getting your team on the same page.

 

Publications

Grimes M.
Ethics: ethical issues with medical errors: shaping a culture of safety in healthcare [Letter to the Editor]. Online Journal of Issues in Nursing.
Retrieved from http://ojin.nursingworld.org/MainMenu Categories/ANAMarketplace/ANA Periodicals/OJIN/LetterstotheEditor/ Response-by-Grimes-to-Sorrell-Medical-Errors.html.

Klaess C, Jungquist C.
Current ketamine practice: results of the 2016 ASPMN survey on ketamine.
Pain Management Nursing, 19(3), 222-229.

Reguin-Hartman K, Bush R, Hopkinson S, Murray A, Parmley S, Prue-Owens K, Steinwedel C. (Eds).
Scope and Standards of Medical-Surgical Nursing Practice.
(6th ed.). Pitman, NJ: Academy of Medical Surgical Nurses.

Williams F, Scott E, Tyndall D, Swanson M.
New nurse graduate residency mentoring: a retrospective cross-sectional research study.
Nursing Economics, 36(3), 121-127.

McConnell G, Woltz P, Bradford W, Ledford E, Williams J.
(in press). Rationale, design and implementation of an enhanced recovery after cardiac surgery (ERAS-Cardiac) program to improve healthcare quality and value.
Nursing 2018.

Stone E.
From the start.
In (Eds.), Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course, (5th ed.). Schaumburg, IL: Emergency Nurses Association.

Stone E, Iyer S.
(in press). Pediatric quality improvement in the pre-hospital and emergency department worlds: tools and examples to guide change.
Clinical Pediatric Emergency Medicine.




2017

Posters

Cone Health Nursing Research and EBP Symposium - Greensboro, NC.

Baker T, Wood S, Rowe T, and the Rounding Team.
Rounding nurse program: promoting patient safety and nursing satisfaction.

Kleeberg L, Russell J, Walker-Jackson D, Woltz P.
Rest enhancement menu: a nurse aide driven initiative.

Kubic M.
Effectiveness of sterile vs. clean technique on blood culture contamination rates: a quantitative systematic review.

Rawls E, Williams F, Uy M, Anderson W, Moore J, Kubler M, Krizay M, Beavers J, McLean B, Amery S.
Navigating the course for high risk AMI patients: a team approach.

 

Podium Presentations

Philips Connect2Care 2017 - Los Angeles, CA.

Deifer S.
WakeMed eICU services - your sepsis quarterback.

National Philips Health Care Conference - Orlando, FL.

Smith C, Deifer S.
Time… clock of the heart.

Smith C, Deifer S.
WakeMed eICU services keeps your beans jumping.

Cone Health Nursing Research and EBP Symposium - Greensboro, NC.

Hicks N, Urton M.
A fall prevention collaboration in the emergency department.

Farmer J.
Forensic photo documentation.




2015

Posters

ANPD Cardinal Chapter Affiliate Quarterly Meeting, Burlington, NC.

Kindl H.
GPS mentor program.

North Carolina Organization of Nurse Leaders Annual conference
Pauline Stillman, MSN, RN, NE-BC, RN-BC
Leadership Strategies to Reduce Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infections (CLABSIs)

Pam Cross, BSN, BS, RN-BC
A Recipe for Success

Rhonda Vincent, MSN, APRN, CCNS, CCRN; Janice Neff, BSN, RN;
Kristi Reguin-Hartman, MSN, APRN, ACNS-BC
EBP Toolkit: Building Bedside Practice

South Eastern Nurse Educator Symposium
Heather Kindl, BSN, RN, CPEN & Felecia Williams, PhD, RN, CCRN
Improving Rapid Response Recognition: A Simulation Collaborative

National League of Nursing Technology Conference
Heather Kindl, BSN, RN, CPEN & Felecia Williams, PhD, RN, CCRN
Improving Rapid Response Recognition: A Simulation Collaborative

Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses Conference
Kristi Reguin-Hartman, MSN, APRN, ACNS-BC
CAUTI Cause Analysis: Identifying Trends”

Amy Beasley, BSN, RN-BC & Tonya Harrell, RN-BC
A Recipe for Success

Patricia Thomas, BSN, RN & April Turner, BSN, RN-C
Riddle Me This...Why the Foley

 

Publications/Webinars

North Carolina Hospital Association Webinar
Elaine Youngman, MSN, APRN, BC & Barb Bisset, PhD, MPH, MSRN
Providing Care for Behavioral Health Patients in Acute Care Settings

Textbook Chapter
Johnson, J. & Yates, S.S & Burgess J. J. (2015). Venous Insufficiency, Venous Ulcers, and Lymphedema.
Doughty, D & McNichol, L, Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society Core Curriculum Wound
Management (384-419). Philadelphia, PA, Wolters Kluwer

 

Podium Presentations

United Ostomy Association of America National Conference
Joanna Burgess, BSN, RN, CWOCN, Keynote speaker: Never Alone: Walking the Journey Together to
a New Life

North Carolina Trauma Registry Symposium
Rhonda Vincent, MSN, APRN, CCNS, CCRN, Care of the Surgical Trauma Patient

GoSIMple Conference
Heather Kindl, BSN, RN, CPEN; Felecia Williams, PhD, RN, CCRN; Kim Clarke, MSN, RN
Improving Rapid Response Recognition: A Simulation Collaborative

International Society of Psychiatric Nurses Convention
Elaine Youngman, MSN, APRN, BC & Sabrina Wells, BSN, RN, CCRN
Taking Care of the Behavioral Health Patients in an Acute Medical Setting-“It Takes A Village”

Moses Cone Research Symposium
Bethany Hartness-Smith, MSN, RN, CV-BC, The WakeMed Early Warning Score (WEWS)

Melanie Johnson, BSN, RN, CWOCN
Incorporating Outcomes to Provide Evidence of Effectiveness in Clinical Support Practices

Heather Kindl, BSN, RN, CPEN & Felecia Williams, PhD, RN, CCRN
Improving Rapid Response Recognition: A Simulation Collaborative

 

2014

Posters

Pauline Stillman, MSN, RN-BC
23rd Annual Convention Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses
Orlando, Fla.
Soaring to New Heights in CLABSI Reduction:
Implementation of a Central Line Maintenance Bundle

Tiffany Maryl Young, MSN, RN-BC
Emergency Nurses Association Leadership Conference
Phoenix, Ariz.
An Innovative Model for Emergency Department Behavioral Health Care

Amy Jnah, APRN, DNP(c), NNP-BC
Jnah, A., Newberry, D. & Robertson, T.
Association of Neonatal Nurses National Convention
New Orleans, La.
Interprofessional Faculty Mentoring and the Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Student

 

Publications

Kristi Reguin-Hartman, MSN, APRN, ACNS-BC
Chiulli, K., Thompson, J., Reguin-Hartman
K. Development and Implementation of a Patient Acuity Tool for a Medical- Surgical Unit. MedSurg Matters!
March/April 2014 Vol.23 No.2

Desi Newberry, DNP, NNP-BC
Newberry, D, Young, T, Robertson, T, Levy, J. & Brandon, D.
Evaluation of Neonatal Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter Tip Movement in a Consistent Upper Extremity Position.
Advances in Neonatal Care, 14(1), 61-68.

 

Podium Presentations

Becky Stafford, MSN, RN-BC & Kristi Reguin-Hartman, MSN, APRN, ACNS-BC
9th Annual South Eastern Nursing Staff Education Symposium
Wrightsville Beach, NC
From Book Series to Bedside

Elizabeth Griffin, MSN, RN-BC
Emergency Nurses Association Annual Conference
Nashville, Tenn.
Case Studies in Pediatric Triage

Elaine Youngman, APRN-BC, MS, Elizabeth Griffin, MSN, RN-BC, Brigit Piercy, BSN, MHA, RN-BC
Cone Health 2nd Annual Nursing Research and Evidence-Based Practice Symposium
Greensboro, NC
Diverse Nursing Inquiry: A Panel Discussion of Projects

AACN Clinical Scene Investigator (CSI) Academy Innovation Conference
Chapel Hill, NC

  Cary Team:  
Ashely Ritchie, BSN, RN; Kelly Henderson, BSN, RN; Laura Bell, BSN, RN; Linde Hawkins, ADN, RN-BC; Tammy Fralin-Mosier, ADN, RN, CCRN
Get Up and Move: Early Progressive Mobility for ICU Patients
  Raleigh Team:  
Veronica Coker, BS, ADN, RN; Robin Mitchell, BS, ADN, RN, CCRN; Kelley Reep BSN, RN, CCRN-CMC; Taylor Smith, BSN, RN
Improved Communication among Patients and Families

2013

Posters
Nutrition and Nurture in Infancy and Childhood Conference
Grange over Sands, England
Laurie Tollens, RN

National Wound Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society™ Conference
Seattle, Wash.
Melanie Johnson, RN, BSN, CWOCN

International Society of Psychiatric- Mental Health Nurses Conference
San Antonio, Texas
Elaine Youngman, APRN-BC, MS (original research)

American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Mid-year Clinical Meeting & Exhibition
Las Vegas, Nev.
Rhonda Vincent, APRN, MSN, CCNS

Trauma Center Association of America 15th Annual Trauma Conference
Charleston, S.C.
Rhonda Vincent, APRN, MSN, CCNS

 

Podiums
National Wound Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society™ Conference
Seattle, Wash. & Lincoln, Neb.
Joanna J. Burgess, BSN, RN, CWOCN

National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists Annual Conference
San Antonio, Texas
Kristi Reguin-Hartman, MSN, RN-C &
Rhonda Vincent, APRN, MSN, CCNS

National Teaching Institute & Critical Care Exhibition
Boston, Mass.
Lisa Soltis, MSN, APRN, CCNS

A Slice of AACN NTI
Las Vegas, Nev.
Lisa Soltis, MSN, APRN, CCNS

 

Publications
AORN Journal

  • “Using Simulation Training in a Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit”
    Fran Powell, BSN, RN, MHA

Journal of Emergency Nursing

  • “A Matched-Cohort Study of Pediatric Head Injuries: Collecting Data to Inform an Evidence-Based Triage Assessment”
    Elizabeth S. Griffin, BS, RN, CPEN; S. Lippman; D. Travers; Elizabeth Woodard, PhD, RN
  • “The Patient Who ‘Broke the Mold’: an Autistic Child in Irreversible Shock”
    Elizabeth S. Griffin, BS, RN, CPEN

Nursing Management

  • “Silver Spoons: Making Meals Patient-Centered” Teresa Harvey MHA/MBA,RN, NE-BC; Susan Coulter, RN; Lise Zublena, RD, LDN; Elizabeth Woodard, PhD, RN

Applied Nursing Research

  • “A Pilot Study to Evaluate Mindfulness as a Strategy to Improve Inpatient Nurse and Patient Experiences” Janice Horner, MPH, CPHQ; Brigit Piercy, BSN, MHA, RN-BC; Lois Eure, RN; Elizabeth Woodard, PhD, RN