Diane Uzarski, chief of staff; and Marion E.
Connie Obenrader, DNP '16; Marion E. Broome, Dean of the School of Nursing; Vice Chancellor for Nursing Affairs, Duke University; and Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs for Nursing, Duke University Health System; and Tracey Yap, associate professor; recently published an article entitled "Changing Team Member Perceptions by Implementing TeamSTEPPS in an Emergency Department" in the Journal of Emergency Nursing. Florame Jamison is a co-author of this article.
Health care delivery in the United States is undergoing a paradigm shift, and Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) and Duke University Health System (DUHS), are on the forefront of that shift. Following a trend begun over the last several years by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), private insurers are starting to move away from fee-for-service and toward value-based care. This change in payer model parallels a shift toward a population health approach to health care.
On Nov. 10, Dean Broome sponsored a tent for the Duke vs. UNC Football game. Here, Dean Broome is pictured with (L-R) MSN student Barbara Prescott, MSN student Taylor Milbrath, Dean Broome and MSN student Sarah Davidson.
DUSON partnered with the Pratt School of Engineering and the School of Medicine for an event in Washington D.C. focusing on an innovative partnership between the three schools. The purpose of this event was to highlight the research, innovation, and entrepreneurship at Duke University that resulted in the creation of a patient mobility product, Zephyr Mobility.
A large number of individuals from the DUSON community recently participated in the 2018 Asian American/Pacific Islander Nurses Association (AAPINA) Annual Conference "Local to Global: Future Directions for Research on Health Disparities."
Dean Marion Broome gave the opening remarks and held a special session with five speakers from five countries. Eun-Ok Im is president-elect and was the program chair for the conference and Hyeoneui Kim was the conference chair.
Dean Marion E. Broome and Eun-Ok Im recently co-hosted the Asian Women's Leadership Workshop, sponsored by OGACHI at DUSON.
The workshop had five deans or former deans from five countries and included a panel presentation entitled "Future Leaders for Nursing in Asia: Opportunities and Challenges."
Dean Marion E. Broome recently delivered the keynote address entitled "Quality Matters: All Nurses Using Evidence to Lead" at the graduation of The Texas Christian University (TCU) 2017-2018 TCU Evidence Based Practice Fellows.