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LaShunna Grant provides a video commentary on a best practice implementation project titled: Maintaining oral hydration in older adults in surgical wards

Video Author: JBI Evidence Implementation
Published on: 03.15.2022
Associated with: JBI Evidence Implementation. 20(1):63-71, March 2022


LaShunna Grant provides a video commentary on a best practice implementation project titled: Maintaining oral hydration in older adults in surgical wards

LaShunna Grant is a Virtual Critical Care Nurse for Kaiser Permanente Northern California’s TeleCritical Care Team. She graduated with her Associate Degree in Nursing from Sacramento City College and then went on to earn her Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN) from Chamberlain College of Nursing. She furthered her nursing studies at American Sentinel University where she earned her Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) in Informatics. LaShunna has over 20 years of experiences both as a Clinical Nurse and Assistant Nurse Manager. She has worked in many clinical areas including Transplant and Diabetic specialty at UC Davis Medical Center, as well as the Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU). Working in the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Sutter Memorial provided hands on learning and firsthand experience with hypothermia and balloon pumps. Her clinical expertise continued to grow in her role at Kaiser Permanente in the Stroke and Trauma ICU. LaShunna continues to work directly in patient care in a per diem capacity for a local ICU. Throughout her nursing career, LaShunna has been passionate about being a patient care advocate.​

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Creator: JBI Evidence Implementation
Duration: 8:07

Dr. Vanessa Martinez provides a video commentary on a methods paper titled: Using system thinking methodologies to address health care complexities and evidence implementation.

Dr. Vanessa Martinez is the Regional Director for Virtual Nursing Care Programs at Kaiser Permanente, Northern California. She is responsible for the region-wide direction, planning, and coordination practices of the virtual nursing programs of Advance Alert Monitor and eHospital. An experienced Director of Adult Patient Care Services, Vanessa has a 26-year history working in the healthcare industry.

Vanessa is a knowledgeable healthcare professional with extensive inpatient clinical experience in intensive care, telemetry, medical-surgical, psychiatry, rehabilitation, and ambulatory care nursing. As a Caritas Coach and Care Experience Leader awardee, Vanessa has proven to manage and motivate staff for optimal performance, with a strong commitment to exceptional patient-centered care. Vanessa is a Patient Care Improvement System Advisor and TeamSTEPPS master trainer. She can analyse existing processes to identify recommendations for improvement with demonstrated success in implementing initiatives that enhance efficiency and improve patient outcomes. Vanessa was a podium speaker and poster presenter at several symposiums for the National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ), National Quality Conference, National Leadership Conference, International Caritas Consortiums, and New Graduate Nursing Programs. Vanessa is a Kaiser Nurse Scholar and earned her Doctorate Degree in Nursing Practice focused in Executive Leadership from Loyola University New Orleans, and completed a dual master’s degree focused in Nursing and Health Care Administration from the University of Phoenix.

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Dr. Nneka Chukwu provides a video commentary on a best practice implementation project titled: Compliance to Antenatal Psychosocial Assessment Practice among Midwives.

Dr. Nneka Chukwu, DNP-HCSL, MSN, MBA, RN, CLNC

Dr. Nneka Chukwu is a Quality/Risk Nurse Consultant for Kaiser Permanente and an Assistant Professor for the University of San Francisco in the Graduate Nursing Program. She holds a Doctoral Degree in Nursing with an emphasis in Healthcare Systems Leadership, a Master’s degree in Business Administration, and certification as a Legal Nurse Consultant. She has more than 20 years of experience in the healthcare industry, including maternal child health, critical care, leadership, academia, and quality/risk. She is a published author, mentor, public speaker, and a seasoned leader.

Nneka is the Succession Chair of the Beta Gama Chapter of the Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society of Nursing and a member of the Golden Key International Honor Society, American College of Healthcare Executives, National Society of Leadership and Success, National Association of Nigerian Nurses in North America, and the Women’s Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses Association. As an advocate for women and children, Nneka is actively involved in health equity work aimed at dismantling institutional racism that leads to poor maternal and neonatal outcomes. She is also the Chief of Hospital Operations for the Orlu United Medical Foundation.​

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Creator: JBI Evidence Implementation
Duration: 6:22


Elaine Talley provides a video commentary on a best practice implementation project titled: The incorporation of body composition assessments as part of routine clinical care in a tertiary hospital’s dietetic department

Elaine L. Talley MS, RN, CCRN-K

Elaine Talley is a Quality Nurse Consultant for Kaiser Permanente in the Northern California Region and a Clinical Adjunct Instructor with Solano Community College. She obtained her Masters in Nursing Science and Healthcare Leadership from the UC Davis Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing where she received the 2018 award for Excellence in Transformative Research. Elaine also holds a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from the University of California. She has been in the nursing profession for over 18 years and is a certified Critical Care Nurse with 14 years of adult critical care experience within coronary, medical-surgical, and neurological intensive care units. Elaine has experience in education and quality management having served as a nurse educator, Sepsis Coordinator, Preceptor, and Project Champion for various unit specific implementations. Patient advocacy and nursing education are her professional passions.

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Creator: JBI Evidence Implementation
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LaShunna Grant provides a video commentary on a best practice implementation project titled: Maintaining oral hydration in older adults in surgical wards

LaShunna Grant is a Virtual Critical Care Nurse for Kaiser Permanente Northern California’s TeleCritical Care Team. She graduated with her Associate Degree in Nursing from Sacramento City College and then went on to earn her Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN) from Chamberlain College of Nursing. She furthered her nursing studies at American Sentinel University where she earned her Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) in Informatics. LaShunna has over 20 years of experiences both as a Clinical Nurse and Assistant Nurse Manager. She has worked in many clinical areas including Transplant and Diabetic specialty at UC Davis Medical Center, as well as the Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU). Working in the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Sutter Memorial provided hands on learning and firsthand experience with hypothermia and balloon pumps. Her clinical expertise continued to grow in her role at Kaiser Permanente in the Stroke and Trauma ICU. LaShunna continues to work directly in patient care in a per diem capacity for a local ICU. Throughout her nursing career, LaShunna has been passionate about being a patient care advocate.​

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Creator: JBI Evidence Implementation
Duration: 9:19

Tafadzwa Mwashita provides a video commentary on an original research paper titled: Evaluation of a third stage dissemination of a best-practice gestational diabetes model of care

Tafadzwa Mwashita is an Assistant Nurse Manager at Kaiser Permanente

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Creator: JBI Evidence Implementation
Duration: 5:41

Michael Purnell provides a video commentary on a best practice implementation project titled: Nutritional screening and interventions for patients following gastrointestinal surgery in a general surgical ward

Michael T. Purnell, MSN, RN
Quality Nurse Consultant

Michael Purnell is a Quality Nurse Consultant for Kaiser Permanente (KP) with extensive experience in critical and emergency care delivery, education, analysis and performance improvement. As a Nurse Educator for the Critical Care and Emergency Care Service Lines, Michael has extensive experience writing policy and procedures and has been involved in the developed and implementation of multiple educational programs. Along with other key accomplishments, he led teams to implement eICU for a 24-bed critical care department. 

Michael has experience in medical product research, evaluation, survey, education and implementation, in addition to military evacuation hospital and research and development experience. With Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN), Neurovascular Registered Nurse (NVRN), and Neuroscience Registered Nurse (CNRN) certifications, Michael is also a member of the Men in Nursing Association and International Nurses Association.​


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Creator: JBI Evidence Implementation
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Dr. David Barrett provides a video commentary on a best practice implementation project – titled: Sharp injuries prevention among healthcare providers in surgical, medical and pediatric wards of a public hospital in Jimma Zone.

David is a Senior Lecturer in Nursing in the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Hull. A Cardiac Nurse by background, his academic interests include nurse education, care planning and technology-enabled care.

David teaches on a range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs, in addition to supervising postgraduate research students. He is the Course Coordinator for the Master of Science (MSc) Healthcare Leadership https://online.hull.ac.uk/courses/msc-healthcare-leadership and the Principal Investigator for the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) Social Care Innovation Programme.

As Deputy Editor of an evidence-based nursing journal, David works to raise the profile of research that underpins the delivery of best nursing practice. His own research interests include the transition of student nurses to registered practitioners, and the use in practice of technologies such as personal and environment sensors, healthcare kiosks, video-consultation and remote health monitoring. He has published and spoken on the topic of how technology can support healthcare, independence and wellbeing, and what some of the challenges of implementation can be. He has explored the views of users, carers and healthcare professionals to gain an understanding of how technology can be best utilised to educate, empower and enrich.

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Creator: JBI Evidence Implementation
Duration: 05:28

Taranjeet Singh Rathore provides a video commentary on a JBI_EI best practice implementation project – titled: Immunosuppressive adherence after kidney transplantation in adult patients treated in an outpatient clinic.

Taranjeet is an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Nurse Extern at Kaiser Permanente Antioch and a senior nursing student at San Jose State University, California

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Creator: JBI Evidence Implementation
Duration: 05:13

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​​Dr. Alison Bowers provides a video commentary on a best practice implementation project –titled: Promoting patient education in a children’s hospital in Tabriz, Iran.

Alison Bowers is a Registered Children’s Nurse (United Kingdom) and Registered General Nurse (Australia). Alison qualified as Children’s Nurse in 2009 (University of Wales Bangor) and subsequently worked in a variety of acute, specialist andcommunity settings. This included a bone marrow transplant ward at Great Ormond Street Hospital, general medical and surgical wards at Bristol Royal Hospital for Children, and the Royal Berkshire Hospital and in Child and Family Health in Oxford. 

Alison has always had an interest in research and evidence-based practice and undertook a Master of Clinical Research (University of Manchester), to enable her to effectively contribute to the development, implementation and management of evidence-based health care, systems and procedures.

On completion of her Masters, Alison worked as a Clinical Research Nurse for the Bristol Immunity and Infection Collaborative / Medicines for Children Research Network (University Hospitals Bristol / Bristol University).Alison relocated to the Northern Territory (Australia) in 2013 where she worked as a Registered Nurse on a children’s ward and acted as a hospital Quality Manager. 

Alison completed her PhD in 2020 at Queensland University of Technology (QUT). Alison currently works as a Research Fellow for the Cancer and Palliative Care Outcomes Centre, Centre for Healthcare Transformation at QUT. Her research focus is paediatric palliative care.​

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Rhoda Redulla provides a video commentary on a best practice implementation project: Reduction of aggressive and violent behavior towards behavioral health unit staff and other patients.

Rhoda Redulla, DNP, RN, NPD-BC is an innovative nurse leader and book author. She has been a strong voice in nursing professional development, evidence-based practice, and policy, shaping the global elevation of nursing practice. She has over two decades of experience leading organizations in all aspects of the Magnet Recognition Program® and nursing professional organizations, at the local, national and international levels. She is a published author of two books, Fast Facts: Making the Most of Your Career in Nursing and The Nurse Journal, a guided journal for nurses to spark joy, positivity and resilience. Rhoda Redulla is currently the Magnet Program Director at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, a top 4 hospital in the US. She is also an Assistant Professor for Columbia University School of Nursing’s Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) and Contributing Faculty for Walden University’s PhD and DNP programs

Dr. Redulla is the chair of the Education Committee of the Society of Gastroenterology Nurses & Associates (SGNA) and leads the development, implementation, and evaluation of the educational nursing agenda at the national level. She has disseminated widely through over 60 podium presentations, books, book chapters, and articles. She has published a book in nursing professional development and authored chapters in six key resources in gastroenterology nursing, including the SGNA Core Curriculum, a primary reference for GI nursing certification.

Rhoda Redulla has mentored nurses and nursing students in translating evidence into practice. She is a certified systematic reviewer for the Joanna Briggs Institute and has published numerous Cochrane nursing evidence reviews. She developed a novel nurse-driven pathway in Hepatitis C management and created a training workshop on Hepatitis C care with national impact through SGNA to 240 organizations. She has presented in national and international forums, including the JBI Colloquium in Belgium, Nursing Times' Directors' Congress, WHO/Public Health England Conference, and European Society of Gastroenterology Nurses Conference.

Rhoda Redulla completed her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree at Johns Hopkins University (with honors), Post Master’s Certificate in Nursing Education, at the University of Pennsylvania, Master of Arts in Teaching Nursing and Bachelor of Science in Nursing (cum laude) at the University of Northern Philippines. She has been recognized for her outstanding contributions to healthcare as Philippine Nurses Association of America Nurse of the Year for Research, Johns Hopkins University 2019 Outstanding Alumni and several other organizations. She is proud of her Filipino-American heritage, an active member of the Philippine Nurses Association of America and New Jersey, and a long-time volunteer of the Red Cross and her local church.
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Elizabeth Borczynski provides a video commentary a best practice implementation project: Assessment and Management of women with heavy menstrual bleeding in Kenya.

Elizabeth (Ela) Borczynski is a Registered Nurse currently working as a Unit Based Educator in the Perioperative department for the University of California San Francisco (UCSF). Ela graduated from nursing in 2008 from the University of Ottawa. She worked in Canada for a few years before moving to San Francisco, California 10 years ago. During this time, she worked in many different nursing units that ranged in trauma, oncology, cardiology, orthopedics and general surgery. In the last 6 years she transitioned to the Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) as a perioperative nurse at UCSF. During her time in the PACU Ela became an evidence-based practice and JBI fellow. She published her first article in JBI Evidence Synthesis about capnography monitoring within her department. Working on this project inspired Ela to transition into an Educator role where she helps with project implementation as well as education within the perioperative department. In 2019, she applied to the University of California San Francisco School of Nursing to obtain her Master’s Degree as an Adult Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist. She is set to graduate in 2021 and plans to pursue a career working as a Clinical Nurse Specialist.
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Creator: Ana Beatriz
Duration: 6:55

Ana Beatriz provides a podcast commentary on a mixed methods study titled: Facilitation of evidence implementation within a clinical fellowship program. Ana Beatriz is an undergraduate student at Federal University of Pelotas’ Dental School, located in Southern Brazil. She is a Scientific Initiation Fellow involved in the Global Observatory for Dental Care (GODeC) Initiative, which is engaged in the development of evidence-based Clinical Practice Guidelines on oral health interest topics including dental management of systemically compromised patients. Ana is also involved in several other research projects investigating gender bias in dental science and projects relating to pediatric dentistry.

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Creator: Dr. Vanessa Martinez
Duration: 6:29

Dr. Vanessa Martinez provides a podcast commentary on Health Services Research -Implementation Project: Barriers and facilitators for implementation of a patient prioritization tool in two specialized rehabilitation programs.

Vanessa is currently the Regional Director for Virtual Nursing Care programs at Kaiser Permanente, Northern California. She is responsible for the region-wide direction, planning, and coordination practices of the virtual nursing programs of Advance Alert Monitor and eHospital. An experienced Director of Adult Patient Care Services, Vanessa has a demonstrated history of working in the hospital & health care industry that spans 26 years. She is a knowledgeable healthcare professional with extensive inpatient clinical experience in intensive care, telemetry, medical-surgical, psychiatry, rehabilitation, and ambulatory care nursing. As a Caritas Coach and Care Experience Leader awardee, Vanessa has proven to manage and motivate staff for optimal performance with a strong commitment to exceptional patient-centered care. Vanessa is a Patient Care Improvement System Advisor and TeamSTEPPS master trainer. She can analyze existing processes to identify recommendations for improvement with demonstrated success in implementing initiatives that enhance efficiency and improve patient outcomes. She integrated Lean principles and practices for improved productivity, quality, cost control, and timely delivery of patient care with the successful development of Congestive Heart Failure Pathway standard work for each service line. They were able to reduce the length of stay from 4.8 days down to 1.66 days adopted in East Bay. Vanessa’s team reduced readmissions by 30% with the successful implementation of Bridge Clinic discharge follow-up appointments. Through her work, she was the Extraordinary Nurse recipient: KFH Emerging Leader award for her outstanding nursing profession contributions. She was a podium speaker and poster presenter on several symposiums for the National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ), National Quality Conference, National Leadership Conference, International Caritas Consortiums, and New Grad Nursing Programs. Vanessa is a Kaiser Nurse Scholar and earned her Doctorate Degree in Nursing Practice focused in Executive leadership from Loyola University New Orleans and a dual master’s degree focused in Nursing and Health Care Administration from the University of Phoenix.

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Creator: Michael Tijerina
Duration: 6:51

Michael Tijerina provides a podcast commentary on a best practice implementation project: Nurse facilitated reflective exercise post patient death in the intensive care unit.

Michael Tijerina, MSN, RN-BC, is the regional sepsis program manager and clinical quality consultant for Kaiser Permanente’s Northern California Region in Oakland, CA. He has 20+ years of healthcare experience serving at the medical center, regional, and national levels. His clinical experience includes emergency medicine, intravenous-central line specialty nursing, and inpatient nursing leadership. His enterprise-level experience includes professional development consulting, informatics nursing consulting, information technology education management, and his current role with regional quality. Michael earned his Master of Science in Nursing with distinction from Capella University and his Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Biola University. He earned board certification in informatics nursing, nursing professional development, and healthcare simulation. In his spare time, Michael is a triathlete, an avid skier, a hiker, and loves spending time with his wife and children.

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Dr Maria Alejandra Pinero de Plaza provides a video commentary on original research paper – titled: Building a collaborative research community of practice and supporting research engagement in speech-language pathology: identification of stakeholder priorities

Dr Maria Alejandra Pinero de Plaza is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow with the Centre for Research Excellence in Frailty and Healthy Aging (Knowledge Translation [KT] Arm) and Flinders University, South Australia. She investigates KT concerning technology and consumer engagement, with a focus on the co-creation, measurement, and evaluation of the impact of participatory research products (e.g. policies, health systems changes, care, education, communication, and interventions effects). She brings a multidisciplinary background in 1) health promotion, behaviour, and health. 2) consumer behaviour and marketing science. 3) mass and science communication; she holds a 5-year Licentiate degree in this last field.

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Amy Hamtak provides a video commentary on featured paper – titled: Implementation Project Prevention and treatment of oral mucositis among cancer patients in the haematology-oncology setting

Amy is in her final year of the Johns Hopkins Doctor of Nursing Practice program as a critical care clinical nurse specialist. She graduated from the University of Nevada Reno in 2012 with her Bachelors of Science in Nursing and worked as a trauma and cardiac critical care nurse before moving into the role of clinical procurement coordinator for her local organ procurement organization. She recently transitioned into the role of clinical educator, where she now creates and executes training for all aspects of the organ donation process.

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Nancy Navarro provides a video commentary on featured discussion paper – titled: Implementation of evidence-based initiatives to manage pandemics in health care services

Nancy is in her final year of the University of Guadalajara Doctor of Science, Public Health. She graduated from the same University in 2012 with her Bachelor of Nursing and then joined the United States Latin-American Cancer Research Network as nurse collaborator, working with the Hospital Civil de Guadalajara and the Instituto Jalisciense de Cancerología. During her doctoral process, she was involved with activities of first level of medical attention, health promotion, chronic kidney disease, vaccination, access and adherence to health services and particularly breast cancer early detection by mammography. She recently transitioned into the role of Bachelor’s Educator, teaching subjects including Public Health and Evidence-Based Nursing.

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Creator: Andrea Rochon
Duration: 4:38
A video commentary on implementation project titled: How do health professionals prioritise clinical areas for implementation of evidence into practice? The commentary is provided by Andrea Rochon - RN, MNSc, Research Assistant, Queen's University, Ontario, Canada
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Creator: Dr. Geraldine McLoughlin
Duration: 5:17
A video commentary on implementation project titled: Evidence-based inpatient postnatal care among women in a national hospital in Kazakhstan. The commentary is provided by Dr. Geraldine McLoughlin, PhD - BSc (Hons) Midwifery Programme Coordinator, Midwife Lecturer, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University College Cork, Ireland.
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Creator: JBI
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Professor Jennifer Chipps, Director School of Nursing, Faculty of Community and Health, University of the Western Cape – provides a commentary on featured research paper titled: Compliance to immediate newborn care practice among midwives working
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Creator: JBI Evidence Implementation
Duration: 8:07

Dr. Vanessa Martinez provides a video commentary on a methods paper titled: Using system thinking methodologies to address health care complexities and evidence implementation.

Dr. Vanessa Martinez is the Regional Director for Virtual Nursing Care Programs at Kaiser Permanente, Northern California. She is responsible for the region-wide direction, planning, and coordination practices of the virtual nursing programs of Advance Alert Monitor and eHospital. An experienced Director of Adult Patient Care Services, Vanessa has a 26-year history working in the healthcare industry.

Vanessa is a knowledgeable healthcare professional with extensive inpatient clinical experience in intensive care, telemetry, medical-surgical, psychiatry, rehabilitation, and ambulatory care nursing. As a Caritas Coach and Care Experience Leader awardee, Vanessa has proven to manage and motivate staff for optimal performance, with a strong commitment to exceptional patient-centered care. Vanessa is a Patient Care Improvement System Advisor and TeamSTEPPS master trainer. She can analyse existing processes to identify recommendations for improvement with demonstrated success in implementing initiatives that enhance efficiency and improve patient outcomes. Vanessa was a podium speaker and poster presenter at several symposiums for the National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ), National Quality Conference, National Leadership Conference, International Caritas Consortiums, and New Graduate Nursing Programs. Vanessa is a Kaiser Nurse Scholar and earned her Doctorate Degree in Nursing Practice focused in Executive Leadership from Loyola University New Orleans, and completed a dual master’s degree focused in Nursing and Health Care Administration from the University of Phoenix.

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Dr. Nneka Chukwu provides a video commentary on a best practice implementation project titled: Compliance to Antenatal Psychosocial Assessment Practice among Midwives.

Dr. Nneka Chukwu, DNP-HCSL, MSN, MBA, RN, CLNC

Dr. Nneka Chukwu is a Quality/Risk Nurse Consultant for Kaiser Permanente and an Assistant Professor for the University of San Francisco in the Graduate Nursing Program. She holds a Doctoral Degree in Nursing with an emphasis in Healthcare Systems Leadership, a Master’s degree in Business Administration, and certification as a Legal Nurse Consultant. She has more than 20 years of experience in the healthcare industry, including maternal child health, critical care, leadership, academia, and quality/risk. She is a published author, mentor, public speaker, and a seasoned leader.

Nneka is the Succession Chair of the Beta Gama Chapter of the Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society of Nursing and a member of the Golden Key International Honor Society, American College of Healthcare Executives, National Society of Leadership and Success, National Association of Nigerian Nurses in North America, and the Women’s Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses Association. As an advocate for women and children, Nneka is actively involved in health equity work aimed at dismantling institutional racism that leads to poor maternal and neonatal outcomes. She is also the Chief of Hospital Operations for the Orlu United Medical Foundation.​

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Creator: JBI Evidence Implementation
Duration: 6:49


LaShunna Grant provides a video commentary on a best practice implementation project titled: Maintaining oral hydration in older adults in surgical wards

LaShunna Grant is a Virtual Critical Care Nurse for Kaiser Permanente Northern California’s TeleCritical Care Team. She graduated with her Associate Degree in Nursing from Sacramento City College and then went on to earn her Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN) from Chamberlain College of Nursing. She furthered her nursing studies at American Sentinel University where she earned her Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) in Informatics. LaShunna has over 20 years of experiences both as a Clinical Nurse and Assistant Nurse Manager. She has worked in many clinical areas including Transplant and Diabetic specialty at UC Davis Medical Center, as well as the Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU). Working in the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Sutter Memorial provided hands on learning and firsthand experience with hypothermia and balloon pumps. Her clinical expertise continued to grow in her role at Kaiser Permanente in the Stroke and Trauma ICU. LaShunna continues to work directly in patient care in a per diem capacity for a local ICU. Throughout her nursing career, LaShunna has been passionate about being a patient care advocate.​

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Creator: JBI Evidence Implementation
Duration: 9:19

Tafadzwa Mwashita provides a video commentary on an original research paper titled: Evaluation of a third stage dissemination of a best-practice gestational diabetes model of care

Tafadzwa Mwashita is an Assistant Nurse Manager at Kaiser Permanente

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Creator: JBI Evidence Implementation
Duration: 05:28

Taranjeet Singh Rathore provides a video commentary on a JBI_EI best practice implementation project – titled: Immunosuppressive adherence after kidney transplantation in adult patients treated in an outpatient clinic.

Taranjeet is an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Nurse Extern at Kaiser Permanente Antioch and a senior nursing student at San Jose State University, California

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Rhoda Redulla provides a video commentary on a best practice implementation project: Reduction of aggressive and violent behavior towards behavioral health unit staff and other patients.

Rhoda Redulla, DNP, RN, NPD-BC is an innovative nurse leader and book author. She has been a strong voice in nursing professional development, evidence-based practice, and policy, shaping the global elevation of nursing practice. She has over two decades of experience leading organizations in all aspects of the Magnet Recognition Program® and nursing professional organizations, at the local, national and international levels. She is a published author of two books, Fast Facts: Making the Most of Your Career in Nursing and The Nurse Journal, a guided journal for nurses to spark joy, positivity and resilience. Rhoda Redulla is currently the Magnet Program Director at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, a top 4 hospital in the US. She is also an Assistant Professor for Columbia University School of Nursing’s Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) and Contributing Faculty for Walden University’s PhD and DNP programs

Dr. Redulla is the chair of the Education Committee of the Society of Gastroenterology Nurses & Associates (SGNA) and leads the development, implementation, and evaluation of the educational nursing agenda at the national level. She has disseminated widely through over 60 podium presentations, books, book chapters, and articles. She has published a book in nursing professional development and authored chapters in six key resources in gastroenterology nursing, including the SGNA Core Curriculum, a primary reference for GI nursing certification.

Rhoda Redulla has mentored nurses and nursing students in translating evidence into practice. She is a certified systematic reviewer for the Joanna Briggs Institute and has published numerous Cochrane nursing evidence reviews. She developed a novel nurse-driven pathway in Hepatitis C management and created a training workshop on Hepatitis C care with national impact through SGNA to 240 organizations. She has presented in national and international forums, including the JBI Colloquium in Belgium, Nursing Times' Directors' Congress, WHO/Public Health England Conference, and European Society of Gastroenterology Nurses Conference.

Rhoda Redulla completed her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree at Johns Hopkins University (with honors), Post Master’s Certificate in Nursing Education, at the University of Pennsylvania, Master of Arts in Teaching Nursing and Bachelor of Science in Nursing (cum laude) at the University of Northern Philippines. She has been recognized for her outstanding contributions to healthcare as Philippine Nurses Association of America Nurse of the Year for Research, Johns Hopkins University 2019 Outstanding Alumni and several other organizations. She is proud of her Filipino-American heritage, an active member of the Philippine Nurses Association of America and New Jersey, and a long-time volunteer of the Red Cross and her local church.
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Dr Maria Alejandra Pinero de Plaza provides a video commentary on original research paper – titled: Building a collaborative research community of practice and supporting research engagement in speech-language pathology: identification of stakeholder priorities

Dr Maria Alejandra Pinero de Plaza is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow with the Centre for Research Excellence in Frailty and Healthy Aging (Knowledge Translation [KT] Arm) and Flinders University, South Australia. She investigates KT concerning technology and consumer engagement, with a focus on the co-creation, measurement, and evaluation of the impact of participatory research products (e.g. policies, health systems changes, care, education, communication, and interventions effects). She brings a multidisciplinary background in 1) health promotion, behaviour, and health. 2) consumer behaviour and marketing science. 3) mass and science communication; she holds a 5-year Licentiate degree in this last field.

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Creator: Andrea Rochon
Duration: 4:38
A video commentary on implementation project titled: How do health professionals prioritise clinical areas for implementation of evidence into practice? The commentary is provided by Andrea Rochon - RN, MNSc, Research Assistant, Queen's University, Ontario, Canada
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Creator: Dr. Geraldine McLoughlin
Duration: 5:17
A video commentary on implementation project titled: Evidence-based inpatient postnatal care among women in a national hospital in Kazakhstan. The commentary is provided by Dr. Geraldine McLoughlin, PhD - BSc (Hons) Midwifery Programme Coordinator, Midwife Lecturer, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University College Cork, Ireland.
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Creator: JBI
Duration: 7:25
Professor Jennifer Chipps, Director School of Nursing, Faculty of Community and Health, University of the Western Cape – provides a commentary on featured research paper titled: Compliance to immediate newborn care practice among midwives working
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