Graduate Students

Recent Submissions

  • Bentjen, Melinda (2019-05)
    The United States is projected to experience a shortage of registered nurses due to aging baby boomers and growing need for health care. Nursing faculty shortage directly impacts the supply and demand for nurses. Each ...
  • Summers, Michelle (2019-05)
    Abstract The purpose of this qualitative phenomenological study was to explore the lived experience of college faculty following student suicide. Doka’s Theory of Disenfranchised Grief was used as a theoretical framework. ...
  • Hunt, Tiffany Ann (2019-05)
    Abstract Background: Service learning is an educational pedagogy that provides students with an opportunity to apply classroom knowledge to real-life situations. There are three components of service learning: course ...
  • Sladky, Katie Ann (2019-05)
    The nursing faculty and subsequent nursing shortages have plagued the profession for decades with little progress made in altering the trajectory of the problem (AACN, 2005; IOM, 2010; NLN, 2017). Primary influences on the ...
  • Baer, Nichole; Barker, Molle; Melcher, Candace R. (Bryan College of Health Sciences, 2018-12)
    BACKGROUND: The nursing profession is plagued with a major nursing shortage due to the aging population of the nursing workforce, baby boomers and due to the increasing demands of the healthcare organizations. The turnover ...
  • Belz, Marsha; Gerken, Ashton; Kimminau, Linda (Bryan College of Health Sciences, 2018-12)
    PURPOSE: To increase awareness and educate on compassion fatigue versus compassion satisfaction, with two progressive care units, at a midwestern medical center. Following education, does this improve the Hospital Consumer ...
  • Bratt, Julie; Ehmke, Courtney; Park, Emily (Bryan College of Health Sciences, 2018-12)
    PURPOSE: The purpose of this quality improvement project is to use simulation training for bedside nurse reporting with undergraduate nursing students to increase their confidence levels. BACKGROUND: Typically, nursing ...