Jeannie P. Cimiotti, PhD, RN, FAAN
Associate Professor, Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Emory University
Dr. Jeannie Cimiotti’s research is focused on the health care workforce and the delivery and quality of patient care. Much of her work has been hospital-based, where she has identified aspects of the nurse work environment that are associated with the spread of hospital-acquired infections and infection-related outcomes. She has served as a member of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Safety Program for ICUs and on the U.S. News & World Reports, Best Hospitals for Common Care, Medical Advisory Panel.
- Cimiotti, J.P. (in press). Guidelines for Handwashing. In In E. Ackley, B.A. Swan, G. Ladwig, & S. Tucker (Eds.) (Eds.), A Clinical Guide to Evidence-Based Nursing. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier.
Cimiotti, J.P., Clarke, S.P., Aiken, L.H. (2011). Failure to Rescue. In Harriet R. Feldman et al (Eds.), In Nursing Leadership: A Concise Encyclopedia. (2nd Edition Ed.)(224-226). New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company.
- Kendall-Gallagher, D., Aiken, L., Sloane, D., Cimiotti, J. (2011). Nurse specialty certification, inpatient mortality, and failure to rescue in the adult surgical population. Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 43, 188-194.
- Cimiotti, J.P., Alexander, S., Holtzer, B. (2010). Partnering with other disciplines to help prevent and control infections. In V. Gaudette (Eds.), The Nurse’s Role in Infection Prevention and Control. (Case Study 3-1, C.H.O.P. Ed.)(80-84). Oak Brook, IL: Joint Commission Resources.
- Cimiotti, J., Aiken, L.H. (2010). Nurse Burnout. Nursing Care Management, xx, xx.
- Aiken, L., Sloane, D., Cimiotti, J., Clarke, S., Flynn, L., Spetz, J., Seago, J., Smith, H. (2010). Implications of California nurse staffing mandate for other states. Health Services Research, 45, 904-921.
- Cimiotti J.P (2008). Guideline 88 - Infection Control: Hand Hygiene. In Ackley, E., Swan, B.A., Ludwig, G., Tucker, S. (Eds.), Evidence-Based Nursing Care Guidelines medical Surgical Interventions. (468-472). Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier.
- Cimiotti J.P., Aiken L.H., & Poghosyan L (2008). Burnout syndrome in registered nurses. In Halbesleben, J (Eds.), Handbook of Stress and Burnout in Health Care. (51-63). Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers, Inc.
- Cimiotti, J.P. (2008). Guideline 88 - infection control: hand hygiene. In In E. Ackley, B.A. Swan, G. Ladwig, & S. Tucker (Eds.), (Eds.), Evidence-Based Nursing Care Guidelines Medical-Surgical Interventions. (468-472). Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier..
- Cimiotti, J.P. (2007). Staffing level: A determinant of late-onset ventilator pneumonia. Critical Care, 11(4), 42371.