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Research:

The Clinical Educator and Autism Advocate

Penn Nursing’s clinician educators are all about relationships. Through their practice, scholarship, patient care and teaching, they create deep and sustaining connections that inform nursing practice, advance knowledge and enhance care. Read more

People:

Cynthia Anne Connolly
Faculty

Cynthia Anne Connolly

Rosemarie B. Greco Term Endowed Associate Professorship in Advocacy
Jane Evered
Students

Jane Evered

Accelerated
Ian McCurry
Students

Ian McCurry

Undergraduate
Linda Hatfield
Faculty

Linda Hatfield

Assistant Professor of Evidence-Based Practice

News:

Risk Assessment Tool Can Now Better Predict Pressure Injuries in Children

Pressure-related skin injuries, a nurse-sensitive quality indicator in hospitals, are associated with increased morbidity and higher costs of care. There’s been much attention focused on hospital-acquired pressure injuries (HAPI) in the adult population. However, while preventable, immobility-related and medical device-related pressure injuries (MDPI) also occur in hospitalized infants and children.

Risk Assessment Tool Can Now Better Predict Pressure Injuries in Children

Pressure-related skin injuries, a nurse-sensitive quality indicator in hospitals, are associated with increased morbidity and higher costs of care. There’s been much attention focused on hospital-acquired pressure injuries (HAPI) in the adult population. However, while preventable, immobility-related and medical device-related pressure injuries (MDPI) also occur in hospitalized infants and children.