As the COVID-19 pandemic escalated, there was a need to create a disaster playbook on virtual training and Clinical Informatics support. We will discuss our challenges which were two-fold: 1. Transitioning a 2-day EMR education plan to a virtual 8-hour session 2. Initiating remote clinical documentation support for EMR reinforcement
Transgender and gender-diverse (TGD) patients are a highly marginalized population. Ethical issues abound when TGD patients enter the healthcare system in unconscious states and are incapable of disclosing their gender-identity. This presentation will share recommendations for nurses and healthcare systems to promote a TGD-inclusive environment through provision of gender-affirming care.
With nurses today confronting the COVID-19 crisis, building resilience that leads to healthier workplaces is critical. We tested a number of simple strategies that were statistically significant showing increased resiliency and decreased stress in nurses at four hospitals on varying units over a 3 month period.
Problem: Cancer remains prevalent in the United States despite new and evolving advancements in pharmacology. There is also a high prevalence of cancer-related emotions experienced during treatment. There is currently not a whole lot of robust data on interventions, such as Art Therapy (AT) on cancer patient’s stress, distress and/or anxiety levels. Purpose: The purpose […]
The National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health advocates for equitable access to informed, voluntary prepregnancy genetic carrier screening for individuals/couples who desire information about potential genetic reproductive risks. The goal of prepregnancy genetic carrier screening is to provide individuals/couples with information to assist them in understanding their reproductive risk for disease, family planning, […]
National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health