The following posters will be presented at the 2018 ANPD Annual Convention during the Poster Reception on Wednesday, July 19 from 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm.

Attendees may evaluate posters for contact hours. Each poster provides 0.16 contact hours, with a maximum of 4 contact hours awarded for posters.

Collaborative Partnerships

P101 Strategic Steps to Building Partnerships: Collaboration Makes the Grade          
Crissy Womble, RN

P102 Poof! Making Magical Collaborative Partnerships Happen      
Cori Lester, MSN, RN-BC, CVRN
Lisa Lehner, MSN, RN, CNOR

P103 Imagine a World of Interprofessional Collaboration for Mock Code Success   
Bryna Rickett, MSN, RN-BC, CPN

P104 Creative Use of Education Service Lines for Winning Outcomes           
Constance C. McCarter, MSN, RN-BC, CNRN

P105 Self-care at Work: All you Need are Strategies, Permission and Pixie Dust        
Katherine Czyzewski, LCSW, SEP
Laura Proctor, MS, RN-BC

P106 Multidisciplinary Simulations Improve Nursing Satisfaction and Teamwork      
Nicole D’Onofrio, MSN, RN
Gillian Kurtz, MSN, RNC-NIC

P107 Essential Strategies to Address the Impending Nursing Shortage          
Katrina Kelley, MSN, MHA, RN, CEN

P108 Hitting the Reset Button on Student Nurse Clinicals   
Marilyn Cardia, MSN, RN

P109 Building Confidence During a Rapid Response or Code            
Michelle Cavuoto, MS, RN, OCN

P110 An Interprofessional Journey             
Tina W. Cheek, BSN, RN

P111 Are you Ready? NPD Role in Serious Communicable Disease Preparedness      
Jennifer Forman, MSN, RN-BC, CNML
Sydney Michele Sims, MSN, RN, PCCN
Amy Richardson, MSN, RN

P112 Delivery in the Emergency Room: It’s Not Just About the Baby             
Andrea Elmore, MS, RNC-OB, C-EFM
Julie Bianco, BSN, RN, CPEN

P113 Imagine the Role of Education in Creating & Sustaining a Culture of Safety      
Susan B. Clarke, MS, RNC-NIC, RN-BC, CNS 
Nicki Shonka, MS, RN-BC, CPN

P114 The New Graduate Nurse Fellows Mentorship Program - Aspire to Hire            
Margaret Rose Morales, MA, RN, ACNS, BC, NEA-BC
Joy McIlvaine, MS, RN-BC, ANP-BC, L.Ac.
Rose Otero, MSN, RN-BC

P115 Introduction of Interprofessional Education into a  Residency Program           
Kayce Tugg, MSN, RN, AOCN
Marjorie Lima, MBA, MSN, RN-BC

Competency Management

P116 Creative Redesign of Annual Competencies with LEAN Principles         
Katherine Pakieser-Reed, PhD, RN
Margaret DeKoning, MSN, RN-BC

P117 Competency Assessment: A Journey from Skills Fair to Peer Review    
Jessica Glazier, RN, CMSRN

P118 Multi-hospital Nursing Competency Program: First Climb, Then Coast
Heidi Beris, MSN, RN-BC
Melanie Rainford, MSN, RN-BC, ACNS-BC

P119 Streamlining Electronic Skills Validation in a Large Hospital System     
Heather Lozada, MSN, RN 
Katherine Kim, BSN, RN, CCRN

P120 Electronic Competency Documentation: Observation Checklists          
Gina P. June, MSN, RN

P121 Compress to Success: Is Your Staff Really Passing BLS?            
MaryAnn Hilt, MA, RN-BC


P122 Ripple Effect: Accurate and Timely Documentation for Patient Safety               
Rebecca Patton, BSN, RN, CPN, CPST

P123 Helping Learners Transition From “No!” to “Know!” 
Lora Laszlo, BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN
Patricia A. Dlouhy, MSN/Ed, RN-BC, CEN
Maria Roznik, BSN, RN, CEN

P124 Advancing Nursing Excellence: A Clinical Nurse Designed Conference                
Kaitlyn Wilde, BSN, RN
Marie Willmann, BSN, RN-BC

P125 Flipped Classroom: Group vs. Individual Experience Utilizing Blended Learning               
Shoba Kanagamani, RN

P126 "Dive-Right-In" Case Studies:  New Graduate Nurse Rapid Clinical Engagement             
Jacob Grossman, MSN, RN-BC
Jackie Keane, MSN, RN
Beth Willy, MSN, RN

P127 Something's Just Not Right: Recognizing Clinical Decline         
Linda D Holmes, MSN, RN-BC
Amy Carpenter, BSN, RN
Teri Hudson, BSN, RN

P128 Five Minutes to Improved NPD Utilization and Quality Outcomes        
Susan Solmos, MSN, RN, CWCN 
Kathleen Hudson, BSN, RN, CWOCN

P129 Racing to the Finish Line: A New Electronic Medical Record   
Edyta Soltan, MSN, RN-BC

P130 Increasing Nurse Certification Using Interactive Teaching Strategies 
Hephzibah Sophie Edwin, MSN, RN-BC

P131 Imaginative and Innovative Pain Management Learning Activities       
Cheryl M. Miller, MSN, RN-BC
Kelsey Meyer, BSN, RN

P132 Practice Transition from RN to Nurse Practitioner: Imagine the Potential!       
Pamela Pascarelli, DNP, RN-BC, CCRN, APN

P133 Engaging the Millennial New Grad through Interactive Gaming            
Kerrie Singer, MSN, RN-BC

P134 Who Reads Education E-mails? Aspire to Improve Education E-mail Open Rates
Eve Mitchell, MS, RN, CCHP

P135 Nurse Residency Program Evaluation Plan Demonstrating Organizational Value            
Amanda Moorer, MSN, RN-BC, CCRN-K
Faith Cantrell, MSN, RN

P136 Let the Games Begin!           
Heather Martin, MS, RN, CPEN

P137 Reconstructing Rhythm Interpretation Education to Improve Outcomes           
Stacey O'Brien, MSN, RN-BC
Mary Anne Bosher, MSN, RN-BC
Anne Martin, BSN, RN
Melissa Williams Toper, MSN, RN, CCRN

P138 Revitalizing Nursing Grand Rounds (NGR) Utilizing Technology             
Dianne Cirillo, MS, RN-BC

P139 Creating a Mentoring Culture to Support Professional Development   
Shelly Pignataro, MSN, RN-BC

P140 You’ve Got a Friend in Me: Empowering Nurses Through Creative Collaboration           
Michelle Gallo, BSN, RN-BC

P141 Stop the Call Simulation       
Tiffany Daley, BSN, RN
Christine Yammarino, BSN, RN

P142 The Road to Bringing Creative Education Ideas to the Unit Level         
Cindy Anne Taylor, RN, CCRN

P143 Critical Skills Remixed: Nurses Utilizing Real-time Response Technology           
Aliesha Rivera, MSN, RN-C
Deborah Lykens, MSN, RN-C
Kendall Scott, MSN, RN-C
Michelle Solimeo, MSN, RN-C


P144 Night Shift Professional Development Practitioner: An Imaginative Solution    
Kristin Belderson, DNP, RN-BC, CPON

P145 Just Imagine - Successfully Develop and Host A Mini-Conference         
Angie Rangel, MSN, RN-BC, CCRN, LNC
Jill Stonesifer, BSN, RN-BC, CPN
Amanda Kay Garey, MSN, RN-BC, RNC-OB, C-EFM

P146 A Float Unit's Journey to Beacon      
Mary Rainess, MS, RN-BC

Onboarding & Orientation

P147 New Beginning for Nursing Service Orientation: Assessment & Recommendations       
Meredith R. McGuffey, BSN, RN-BC, CNOR

P148 Oh, Boy, Here We Go Again:  Mock Code Sims in New Employee Orientation  
Patricia Burnell, MSN, RNC, RN-BC

P149 Supporting a New Generation of Nurses through an Evolving Residency Program         
Jennifer Shelby, MSN, RN, CPN
Jamie Palomo, MSN, RN, CPHON

P150 Flipping the Transition to Cardiovascular Lab: A Unique Challenge       
Melani Dawn Mangum-Williams, MSN, RN
Julia Parazin, BSN, RN, CNOR

P151 Simulation in Nursing Orientation     
Belinda A. Hermosura, MSN, RN, CHSE
Andrea Pecukaitis, BSN, RN, CEN
Meghan Perrotta, MSN, RN, OCN
Sean Carillon, BSN, RN, CMSRN

P152 Faculty Precepting: Synergy for New Graduate Onboarding    
Lisa Benfield, MSN, RN

P153 Flipped Classroom in Licensed Nurse Orientation       
Emily Goolsby, MSN, RN

P154 A Residency Program for Unlicensed Assistive Personnel (UAP)            
Margo Preston Scott, MSN, RN-BC 
Marie Graziela Bautista, MSN, RN, CPAN, CAPA

P155 Engaging Learners in a Critical Care Orientation Program Using Simulation      
Madeline Perkel, MSN, RN, CCRN-K, CHSE
Christine E. Bailey, MSN, RN, CCRN-K, CHSE

P156 Utilizing Blended Learning Methodologies for Cardiac Dysrhythmia Education               
Barbara S. Ehrhardt, MSN, GCNS

P157 Utilizing Simulation to Stimulate Learning of Blood Administration Skills           
Lillian A. Donnelly, MSN, RN, OCN
Susan Zabala, BSN, RN, CBN

P158 Aspiring to Move from Overwhelming to Possible in Chemotherapy Orientation            
Judy L. Johnson, MSN, RN, ONC, BMTCN

P159 Coming Together: Standardized Orientation for 17 Hospitals 
Melissa D. Rouse, PhD, MSN, CNS-BC, NEA-BC, CENP

P160 You Want Me to be a Preceptor, Now What? Orienting & Supporting Preceptors          
Dawn M. Nelson, MS, RN-BC
Ellen Joswiak, DNP, RN-BC

P161 Standardizing Orientation Lengths: Dream or Reality?             
Weatherly Brice, MSN, RN-BC
Cameron Mitchum, MSN, RN-BC, CCRN-K

P162 Integrating Self-care & Resiliency Building into Orientation and Onboarding    
Janice Nuuhiwa, MSN, RN, APN/CNS, CPHON
Barbara Keating, MS, RN-BC

P163 Transforming Nursing Orientation: Lights, Camera, Action
Arlene Kruzel, MSN, RN-BC, CNRN

P164 Interactive Learning and Interprofessional Teams: An Approach to Onboarding             
Nikki Willis, MSN, RN-BC

P165 Red Light, Green Light & Potholes, Oh My! Repaving Our Orientation Process                
Kelly Honyak, MSN, RN-BC
Sarah Wolfe, MSN, RN-BC

P166 Facilitating an Onboarding and Orientation Structure that Promotes Retention             
Stacey O'Brien, MSN, RN-BC

P167 Fixer Upper: A Successful Preceptor Development Program Renovation           
Amanda Rossley, MSN, RN-BC

P168 Novice Nurses Aspire to Succeed: Nurse Residency Program  
Lynn Stapleton, MN, RN-BC

P169 Utilizing Electronic Resources to Improve Communication Among New Graduates       
Sarah Kennedy, MSN, RN, CPHON

Research/Evidence-based Practice/Quality Improvement

P170 Assessing for Growth in Evidence-based Practice (EBP):  The RNcEBP Survey   
Lori Van Wingerden, BSN, RN-BC

P171 Evaluating Effectiveness of Blended Learning on Preceptor Transformation    
Nancy A. Campbell, MS, RN-BC

P172 Is a Project Worth Rolling Out? Aspire Toward Reliable and Valid Measures     
Jamie L. Bankston, MS-RN

P173 Educator Driven Intranet Redesign for Enhanced Communication & Satisfaction           
Patrick C. Joyce, MSN, RN-BC

P174 Developing a Group Mentoring Program for Newly Licensed Nurses   
Lucinda Hinsey, MSN, RN

P175 The Impact of Monthly EKG Education for Nurses on Knowledge Retention     
Janet Elder, MSN, RN-BC, CNE

P176 Evaluating Transfer of Continuing Education to Practice         
Tiffany Bryant, MSN, RN-BC, PCCN

P177 Prevention of Functional Decline: An Evidence-based Practice Initiative            
Heather Caramanzana, MSN, RN-BC, CRRN
Paola A. Wilches, BSN, RN, NSHS

P178 Culture of Urgency: Decreasing Door to ECG Time    
Jude Lark, BSN, RN, CEN, CCRN

P179 #mindstrong for Healthcare Professionals: A Pilot Study with New Nurses       
Marlene Sampson, MSN/Ed, RN

P180 Just Imagine! Keeping Up with Changes in Healthcare Without Anguish!           
Judy Bowling, PhD, MHA, RN-BC

Role Development

P181 Poof! Imagine Creative Strategies for Preceptor Professional Development!   
Jennifer Trestler, MS, RN-BC
Leslie R. Miller, MSN, RN

P182 Aspire to Imagine Your Dream Job   
Heather Wallace, MSN, RN-BC, CPN, UTMB

P183 Better Together: A Multi-state System Approach to Nursing Residency             
Michelle A. Scortzaru, MSN, RN
Edna Zeller, MN, RN-BC, CDE
Julianne Luttrell, MS, RN, CNL

P184 Imagine a Certified You: Strategies to Increase Certification Rates     
Kathleen Feldman, MSN, RN

P185 Using a Mentor Academy to Support Nursing Retention and Engagement        
Maria Nix, MSN, RN
LeeAnn Dooley, BSN, RN

P186 Factors Contributing to Successful Role Transition in NPD      
Elizabeth Fritz, MSN, RN-BC, SSM

P187 Improving Communication for Professional Development      
Annette Roman, MSN, RN, OCN, MSKCC
Annette V. Pineiro, MPH, RN, OCN

P188 Interprofessional Simulation in a Nurse Residency Program   
Phyllis Justus, DNP, RN, NEA-BC

P189 Prepare Today to L.E.A.D. Tomorrow             
Kimberly Kanner, MSN, RN-OCN

P190 Hakuna Matata Means No Worries With a Summer Nurse Extern Program      
Lisa A. Lumley, MSN, RNC-NIC, BC

P191 ROAR (Rubric Orientation Assisting RNs)
Pamela Moore, MSN, RN-BC
Luanne Zwick, MSN, RN-BC

P192 Too Many Requests for Education? Imagine a Tool to Manage Requests          
Debbie Buchwach, MSN, RN-BC
Nicki Shonka, MS, RN-BC, CPN

P193 Beyond Orientation: Contemporizing the Role of the NPD Practitioner             
Amanda Eichstaedt, MBA, BSN, RN, CPN
Barbara Keating, MS, RN-BC
Janice Nuuhiwa, MSN, APN/CNS, CPHON
Rebecca Steinmann, MS, APN, CPEN, CEN, TCRN, CCRN, CCNS, FAEN
Lisa Tieman, BSN, RN, CPN

P194 Developing and Sustaining Nurse Planner Competence through Leadership and Mentorship   
Valerie Ventura, MSN/Ed, RN-BC

P195 Improving Diabetes Care Through Education and Mentorship               
Warly Remegio, MS, RN-BC, NEA-BC, CCRN-CSC
Annie D. Lu, MS, RN, ANP-BC, BC-ADM"

P196 Raising the Bar: Advancing Expertise at the Bedside  
Kate Williams-Ashman, DNP, RN-BC

Leadership Academy Posters

LA1 Designing a Formal Mentorship Program for Newly Licensed Nurses
Jean Mellott, MSN, RN-BC

LA2 Using Collaborative Partnerships to Address Quality of Care Issues
Tiffany Wells, MSN, RN-BC

LA3 Improving Interprofessional Communication in Emergency Situations
Jennifer Lewis, MSN, RN-BC, CCRN-K

LA4 Development of Leadership Competencies: Incorporating Donna Wright's Model
Laurel Pilkington, DNP, RN-BC, CPEN, CCRN-K

LA5 Developing Competencies for Nursing Professional Development Staff
Margaret DeKoning, MSN, RN-BC

LA6 Improving Outcomes through Focused Education Design in a Magnet® Hospital
Lauren Ivanhoe, MSN, RN-BC, CEN

LA7 Leader Rounds: Do They Make a Difference?
Becky Russell, MSN, RN-BC

LA8 Implementing NPD Scope & Standards in a Professional Development Department
Ann Rollman, MSN, RN-BC

LA9 Growth and Development Beyond the Imagination: Essentials for the NPD Role
Dale Callicutt, PhD, RN-BC, CCRN-K

LA10 RN First Year Experience: A Creative Approach to RN Transition to Practice
Elizabeth Cambier, MSN, RN-BC

LA11 Bridging the Evidence-based Practice Gap with Mentorship
Mandy Dees, MSN, RN-BC, CCRN

LA12 It’s in the Evidence! Empower Clinicians to Engage in the Process of EBP
Angie Rangel, RN-BC, CCRN, LNC

LA13 Research and the Clinical Nurse: You’ve got Questions? Research has Answers
Jennifer Bower, MSN, RN-BC

LA14 NPD Certification Fireside Chat Live Webinar Series
Jenn Bodine, DNP, RN-BC, CEN

LA15 Can a Preceptor Educational Tool Improve Preceptor Perception of Support?
Margaret Orn, DNP, RN-BC

LA16 Imagine Preceptors Aspired with Development and Ongoing Support
Lucinda Jacobs, MSN, RNC-NIC, RN-BC

LA17 An Unaccepted Proposal: Failure as the Golden Nugget of Success
Michael Polacek, MSN, RN-BC