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Cottage Health Nursing - Research

Nursing Careers

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Nurses at Cottage Health participate and lead a variety of projects including Evidence-Based Practice (EBP), Quality Improvement (QI), Research (R) and Student (S).

New Nursing Projects in 2016

Category Project Manager Project/Research
QI Riddell, Stella Alarm Safety - Driving Outcomes with Evidence-Based Oxygen Therapy and Safe Monitoring Practices
S Riddell, Stella Western Governors University Bachelors of Science, Nursing. Community fieldwork project.
QI Keep, Darcy Analyzing Patient Characteristics in those that Fall in an Inpatient Psychiatric Facility 
QI Kelleher, Eileen TBI Education Bundle 
EBP Pelham, Kathy Utilizing TeachBack to Increase Patient reported Understanding of New Medications 
R Granger Brown, Jennifer Perceived Level of Competency in Educators Using Simulation as a Teaching Tool 
R Granger Brown, Jennifer Comfort Level of First Year Residents with Delivering Bad News Before and After a Simulation Experience 
QI Loomis, Lorie Evaluation of Two Fall Risk Assessment Tools 
S Manuso, Angeli Sharp Injury/Blood and body fluid exposure root cause analysis 
QI Riddell, Stella Bubble Cpap - QI poster abstract submission

Ongoing Nursing Projects in 2015

Category Project Manager Project/Research
R Biscaro, Laurie Community Case Management: High-Risk Patient Case Management Program and the Post Acute Telephone Treatment Help (PATTH)  
QI Corliss, Judy Potential for Improved Success and Safety of ERCP by Using General Anesthesia

Nursing Careers at Cottage

For more information about career opportunities at Cottage Health, please contact Cottage Health Human Resources at (805) 879-8799. Follow this link to search jobs at Cottage Health.

Nursing Excellence 2016

Cottage Health Nursing ExcellenceNursing lies at the heart of care at Cottage, and the professionalism and compassion of our nurses are appreciated every day. We look back at some of the notable accomplishments of our nursing staff in the Nursing Excellence publication.

Download the 2016 Nursing Excellence publication

Awards and Accreditations

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Browse through a sampling of Awards and Accreditations issued to Cottage Health

Cottage Awards and Accreditations