Pi Phi Chapter

2017 Abstracts

Nursing Research on the Green

Women's Reproductive Health Education for a Midwestern Native American Nation
Jennifer Anderson, RN
Rachael Guenzel, RN
Jinette Lais, RN
Viterbo University

Central Meditation Imagery Therapy to Decrease Dementia Caregiver Distress
Christina Arostegui, RN, BSN, DNP Student 
Viterbo University

Effects of Perioperative Dexamethasone Administration on Postoperative Pain: A Review of the Literature
Bryn Daisy Borders BSN, RN
Jennifer E. Johnson BSN, RN
Joshua C. Laack BSN, RN
Mayo Clinic Health System - Franciscan Healthcare School of Anesthesia

Enhanced Recovery Protocol
J. Carlson, RN
S. Conlin, RN
Mayo Clinic Health System - Franciscan Healthcare School of Anesthesia

Improving Preceptor Education for NPPAs Through Point of Care Online Training
Jolene Carlson, MSN, DNP Student
Bonnie Nesbitt, DNP
Claudia Swanton, DNP
Viterbo University

Chronic Pain and Addiction: An Undergraduate Nursing Student Intervention
Maggie Christie, Student Nurse
Alexandra Burch, Student Nurse 
Susan Zeller, DNP, APRN, CNP; professor/project advisor
Winona State University 

Nurse Perception of Empowerment at Gundersen Health System
Katie Cook, BSN, RN
Karen Hayter, MS, RN (PhD Candidate)
Gundersen Health System and Viterbo University

A Specialty Pediatric Clinic Program: Domains of Parental Stress, Child Abuse Potential and Child Custody
Amanda Eisenhuth, BSN Student
Jayne Laylan, RN, MSN, ANP-BC
Ann Falkenberg Olson, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, WHNP-BC, FAANP
Carrie Spier, MSN, LSN, RN, Winona State Professor
Winona State University; Gundersen Health System; and Gundersen Medical Foundation

Restorative Incontinence Management: Evidence Based Practice Initiatives 
Jodie R. Fox, MSN, RN-BC
Jacqueline K Kuennen, EdD, ANP-BC
Viterbo University

Pain Outcomes in Total Knee Arthroplasty:  A Comparative Analysis 
James Harris, BSN, SRNA
Beth Griepentrog, BSN, SRNA
Mayo Clinic Health System - Franciscan Healthcare School of Anesthesia

Implementation of a Community Paramedic Program to Improve Care Transitions and Reduce Hospital Readmissions in Patients with Heart Failure
Andrea L. Hauser DNP, RN, CNL
Gundersen Health System 

Work Readiness of Newly Graduated Nurses
Karen Hayter MS, RN (PhD Candidate)
Mary P. Davis, PhD, RN, CPHQ (Co-chair)
Mary S. Koithan, PhD, RN, CNS-BC, FAAN (C-chair)
University of Arizona, Tucson 

Professional Practice Model and Nurse Perceptions: A Three Year Study
Karen Hayter MS, RN (PhD Candidate)
Susan Stinson MSN, RN
Gundersen Health System

Ultrasound Guided Peripheral Intravenous Catheter Access: Perils and Pitfalls
J. Holger, BSN, RN
A. Tevis, BSN, RN
Mayo Clinic Health System - Franciscan Healthcare School of Anesthesia

Dedicated Education Unit: An Academia and Clinical Practice Partnership Aimed at Improving Outcomes
Cynthia Jones, DNP, RN
Sherry Chesak, Ph.D., RN
Jennifer McGuire, MAN, RN-BC
Diane Forsyth, Ph.D., RN
Sonja Meiers, Ph.D., RN
LeAnn Johnson, MS, RN, NEA-BC
Martha Scheckel, Ph.D., RN
Winona State University

Prevalence of Postpartum Depression in Winona County and related resources and implications for future treatment
Hannah Kerr
Abby Miller
Angela Lange
Amanda Winrow, DNP, RN, CNE
Megan Anibas, MSN, RN
Winona State University Nursing Department 

Postoperative Urinary Retention What More Can We Do?
Beth M. Krage MSN, RN, CNL
Kathryn Parks MS, RN 
Jenni Wolk, RN 
Barb Tralmer, RN 
Cindy Langaard BSN, RN 
Gundersen Health System

Reducing respiratory complications in total joint replacement patients
Beth M. Krage MSN, RN, CNL
Kathryn Parks MS, RN 
Jenni Wolk, RN 
Barb Tralmer RN 
Cindy Langaard BSN, RN 
Gundersen Health System

Strategies for Memory Improvement for Older Adults
Jackie Kuennen, EdD, ANP-BC, CNL
Viterbo University

Academic Dishonesty in Nursing School
Daniel Lundtvedt, BSN, RN
Western Technincal College

YMCA Healthy Kids Collaborative Healthy Weight Intervention
Sheri Merten, MSN, APRN, CNP
Melissa Price, MSN, APRN, CNP
Viterbo University

Defining Osteoporosis as a Chronic Condition
Ann Falkenberg Olson, PhD, RN, WHNP-BC, FNP-BC, FAANP
Eileen Severson, MLIS
Gundersen Health System/Gundersen Medical Foundation

Nursing Implications in Reliability Testing of a Peripheral Device in a Developing Country
Ann C. Falkenberg Olson, PhD, RN, WHNP-BC, FPNP-BC, FAANP
Gundersen Health System/Gundersen Medical Foundation

Unanticipated Intensive Care Unit Admissions:  A Descriptive Study
Jessica J Peterson, BSN, MS, PhD (c), RN, CRNA
Karen A. Monsen, PhD, RN, FAAN
Bonnie L. Westra, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI

Nursing Education: Preparing Compassionate Caregivers
Mary Therese Rinzel, MSN, RN
Silvana Richardson, PhD, RN
Viterbo University

Best Practice Alerts for Advance Care Planning (ACP) in Patients with Hip Fracture
Ricky Rivera MSN, FNP-C
Viterbo University

An Exploration of Nursing Communication Competence During Handoff Report
Megan Smith, MSN, RN, CNE
University of Nevada Las Vegas/Viterbo University

Interprofessional Collaborative Practice in a Community-based Primary Care Setting
Jennifer Timm, MS, RN
Amy Reitmaier Koehler, PhD, RN
Winona State University

Undergraduate Nursing Students' Knowledge and Attitudes Towards Using the Teach-back Method in Clinical Practice 
Hannah Vannieuwenhoven 
Linda Heath, Ph.D., RN 
Winona State University

Stress Less: A stress reduction intervention program
Susan Zeller, DNP, APRN, CNP
Samantha Kliminski, BSN Student
Winona State University