Interprofessional Collaboration for Improving Patient and Population Health Outcomes
Employs effective communication and collaborative skills in the development and implementation of practice models, peer review, practice guidelines, health policy, and standards of care
Leads interprofessional teams in the analysis of complex practice and organizational issues.
Employs consultative and leadership skills with interprofessional teams to create change in health care and complex healthcare delivery systems
Clinical Scholarship and Analytical Methods for Evidence-Based Practice
Uses analytic methods to critically appraise existing literature and other evidence to determine and implement the best evidence for practice
Designs and implements processes to evaluate outcomes of practice, practice patterns, and systems of care within a practice setting, health care organization, or community against national benchmarks to determine variances in practice outcomes and population trends
Disseminates findings from evidence-based practice and research to improve healthcare outcomes
Organizational and Systems Leadership for Quality Improvement and Systems Thinking
Develops and evaluates care delivery approaches that meet current and future needs of patient populations based on scientific findings in nursing and other clinical sciences, as well as organizational, political, and economic sciences
Develops and evaluates effective strategies for managing the ethical dilemmas inherent in patient care, the health care organization, and research
Health Care Policy for Advocacy in Health Care
Demonstrates leadership in the development and implementation of institutional, local, state, federal, and/or international health policy.
Educates others, including policy makers at all levels, regarding nursing, health policy, and patient care outcomes.
Develops, evaluates, and provides leadership for health care policy that shapes health care financing, regulation, and delivery.
Advocates for social justice, equity, and ethical policies within all healthcare arenas.
Scientific Underpinnings for Evidence-Based Practice
Integrates nursing science with knowledge from ethics, the biophysical, psychosocial, analytical, and organizational sciences as the basis for the highest level of nursing practice
Develops and evaluates new practice approaches based on nursing theories and theories from other disciplines
Clinical Prevention and Population Health for Improving the Nation’s Health
Analyzes epidemiological, biostatistical, environmental, and other appropriate scientific data related to individual, aggregate, and population health
Synthesizes concepts, including psychosocial dimensions and cultural diversity, related to clinical prevention and population health in developing, implementing, and evaluating interventions to address health promotion/disease prevention efforts
Evaluates care delivery models and/or strategies using concepts related to community, environmental and occupational health, and cultural and socioeconomic dimensions of health
The M. Vivian Baker Graduate Scholar, 2021
The Thomas L. & Jane S. Norris Endowed Nursing Scholar, 2021
Certifications & Skills
HHS Culturally Competent Nursing Care Certified
Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI) Certified
IHI Quality and Safety Certified
Excel & SPSS
ACLS & NIHSS
Institutional Review Board Clearance
UNC School of Nursing Graduate Society - Peer Mentor
Certified Clinical Nurse Preceptor
Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society-Alpha Alpha Chapter