Annual Conference Poster Presentations

The following posters were accepted for presentation at the 2019 ANIA Annual Conference, which was held April 11-13, 2019, in Las Vegas, NV. Click on the title of the poster you wish to view.

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Poster 1: Time: What Every Nurse Needs – Redesigning the Admission Assessment
Rachel Bautista-Dhesi, RN, Clinical Nurse IV, Stanford Children's Health, Palo Alto, CA
Michelle Chu, RN, Registered Nurse, Stanford Children's Health, Palo Alto, CA

Poster 2: Informatics Competency-Based Assessment: Evaluations and Determination of Nursing Informatics Competency Gaps among Practicing Nurse Informaticists
Leyla Pordeli, DNP, MBA, MSN, RN, Clinical Faculty, Senior Informaticist, Jacksonville University, Jackonsville, FL

Poster 3: Expanding Nursing Faculty’s Informatics Competency Levels
Elizabeth Elkind, PhD, MSN, MBA, RNC-OB, Associate Clinical Professor, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ
Marty Mayhew, DNP, MSEd, RN, CNE, Associate Clinical Professor, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ

Poster 4: Exploring the Views of Osteogenesis Imperfecta Caregivers on Internet-Based Technologies: An Exemplar of the Technology Perspectives of Caregivers of Children with Rare Conditions
Aimee Castro, MA, MSc(A), Research Assistant, Shriners Hospitals for Children – Canada, Montreal, QC, Canada

Poster 5: Teaching Nursing Informatics: Use of the Electronic Health Record (EHR)
Tracia M. Forman, PhD, RN-BC, CNE, Assistant Professor, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, Brownsville, TX

Poster 6: Nursing Informatics' Contribution to Building a Registry
Maria Faison, DNP, RN, Clinical Informaticist, Extremity Trauma and Amputation Center of Excellence, Fort Sam Houston, TX

Poster 7: Improving Care Plan Documentation Compliance and Sharing the Patient’s Story
Liezel Granada, MSN, BS, RN-BC, Senior Medical Informaticist, Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ

Poster 8: Decreased Length of Stay via Multidisciplinary Discharge Planning
Keith Kline, BSN, RN, Senior Medical Informaticist, Cooper University Health Care, Camden, NJ
Kathryn Paschall, MSW, LCSW, Lead Social Worker, Transitional Navigator, Cooper University Health Care, Camden, NJ

Poster 9: A Portal Adoption Program to Increase Portal Adoption Rates in Primary Care
Shelli Crockett, DNP, FNP-BC, Family Nurse Practitioner, Internal Medicine Consultants, Winchester, VA

Poster 10: Automation of Protocols into the Medical Record
Lisa Rabideau, MSN, RN-BC, CHTP, Clinical Informatics Manager, UVMHN-Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital, Plattsburgh, NY

Poster 11: Working in Healthcare Informatics? How to Jump into Teaching Your 1st Online Course
Teresa Gaston, DNP, RN-BC, Clinical Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina Charlotte, Charlotte, NC

Poster 12: Optimizing and Standardizing the Pre-Operative Checklist: Why Less Is More
Devie Charbonneau, BSN, RN, CPAN, CAPA, AN II RN Practice Coordinator, UCLA Health, Santa Monica, CA

Poster 13: Using Data Analytics to Identify Risk Factors for Aspiration Pneumonitis
Gail Mercer, MSN, RN-BC, System Manager Clinical Informatics, Bronson Healthcare Group, Kalamazoo, MI

Poster 14: Path to Excellence: Key Components of an Evolving Best Practice Clinical Informatics Team
Debra Ann Peter, MSN, RN-BC, Clinical Informaticist, Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, PA

Poster 15: Attitudes and Perceptions of Older Adults towards Smart Watch for Health and Activity Tracking
Jane Chung, PhD, RN, Assistant Professor, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

Poster 16: Sweetening Inpatient Insulin Orders
Christy Claeys, BSN, RN, CCRN, Manager, Clinical Informatics and Practice, Children's Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO
Jana Wheeler, MSN, RN-BC, CPN, Manager, Clinical Informatics and Practice, Children's Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO

Poster 17: Implementing a Medication Pass Supplement Workflow: Multidisciplinary Team Approach
Paula Kovach, MEd, RN, Clinical Informaticist, Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, PA

Poster 18: Simulation-Based Usability Testing Methods Support Nurses’ Safe Transition between Bar Code Medication Administration Systems
Carrie Reale, MSN, RN-BC, Informatics Nurse Specialist/Senior Quality Assurance Analyst, VUMC, Nashville, TN

Poster 19: Using Clinical Decision Support Tool to Reduce Over-Testing for Clostridium Difficile
Vickie Fiedler, BSN, RN, Epic OpTime/Ane Lead Analyst, Orange Regional Medical Center, Middletown, NY
Jennifer Lebron, MSN, RN-BC, Alumna PCCN, Epic Inpatient Clinical Documentation Analyst, Orange Regional Medical Center, Middletown, NY
Shelly Massimilla, MSN, RN, Director Clinical Applications and Epic Training, Orange Regional Medical Center, Middletown, NY
Tara Vollano Vollano, BSN, RN, Lead ASAP Analyst RN, Orange Regional Medical Center, Middletown, NY

Poster 20: Removing Noise – Nursing Alert Optimization
Chanda Ronk, BSN, RN-BC, Nurse Informatician, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA 

Poster 21: Mobile Application as a Tool for Clinical Nursing Assessment
Bruna Morelli Bottega, Nurse Specialist, Curitiba-Paraná, Brasil
Márcia Helena de S. Freire, PhD, Professor, Univerdidade Federal do Paraná (UFPR), Curitiba-Paraná, Brasil
Maria Comparin Machado, Nurse, Clinic Hospital of the Federal University of Paraná, Curitiba-Paraná, Brasil
Jéssica de Fátima Gomes Pereira, Nurse Specialist, Curitiba-Paraná, Brasil
Do Nascimento Moreira, Nurse Specialist, Curitiba-Paraná, Brasil
Letícia Pontes, PhD, Professor, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba-Paraná, Brasil
Mitzy Reichembach, PhD, Professor, Curitiba-Paraná, Brasil
Franciele Rocha, Nurse Intensivist, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Waldemar Monastier Children's Hospital, Curitiba-Paraná, Brasil

Poster 22: Implementation of Our Health Information Exchange (HIE) – Leveraging Technology to Bridge the Information Gap
Carlye Hatwood, MSN, MHA, RN, Clinical Services Manager Informaticist, San Mateo County Health, San Mateo, CA

Poster 23: Streamlining Interdisciplinary Communication Using Smartphone Technology
Ebele Benjamin, MPH, RN-BC, Clinical Nurse I, New York Presbyterian - The Allen Hospital, New York, NY
Marie Linton, MSN, RN-BC, Clinical Nurse III, New York Presbyterian - The Allen Hospital, New York, NY
Esmeralda Ndoci, BSN, RN, Clinical Nurse I, New York Presbyterian - The Allen Hospital, New York, NY
Elaine Rincon, BSN, RN, Clinical Nurse I, New York Presbyterian - The Allen Hospital, New York, NY

Poster 24: Engaging Informatics Students with Real-Life Data Analytics for Quality Improvement
Christi Doherty, DNP, MSN, RNC-OB, CNE, Assistant Professor, American Sentinel University, Aurora, CO

Poster 25: Impact of Phased Implementation on Adoption of a Secure Messaging Platform
Estelita Asehan, MSN, RN-BC, Senior Clinical Systems Analyst, NYU Langone Health, New York, NY
Dawn Feldthouse, MSN, RN, Informatics Nurse Specialist, NYU Langone Health, New York, NY

Poster 26: Virtual Urgent Care – Conveniently Connecting Patients and Medical Providers for Non-Emergent Health Care Needs
Lucille Fenelon, MSN, MHA, RN, NYU Langone Health, New York, NY

Poster 27: Outcomes of Patients with Diabetes and Myocardial Infarction in Urban Hospitals: EHR Interrogation
Priscilla Okunji, PhD, RN-BC, Associate Professor, Howard University, Washington, DC

Poster 28: Improve Specimen Collection Compliance: Hedging the Bet with a Nursing Informatics Assessment
Craig Johnson, MSN, RN-BC, FNP, Clinical Nurse Informaticist, UCSF Health, San Francisco, CA

Poster 29: Bridging Operations and Information Technology through an Advisory Council
Estelita Asehan, MSN, RN-BC, Senior Clinical Systems Analyst, NYU Langone Health Systems, New York, NY
Dawn Feldthouse, MSN, RN, Informatics Nurse Specialist, NYU Langone Health Systems, New York, NY
Lucille Fenelon, MSN, MHA, RN, , NYU Langone Health Systems, New York, NY
Vanesa Flaviano, MSN, RN-BC, Nurse Coordinator, Clinical Nursing Informatics, NYU Langone Health, New York, NY

Poster 30: Automating EHR-Based Reports to Understand Patient Transfers from the Emergency Department to Facilities Outside of a Healthcare System
Elaine James, MSN, RN-BC, CLNC, Student, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Nursing, Chapel Hill, NC

Poster 31: Tell Me Again Why I Am Charting This? Evaluation of Nursing Documentation Beyond the 80:20 Rule
Paul Franckowiak, MS, RN-BC, Clinical Informatics Specialist, Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY

Poster 32: Usability and Acceptability of a Mobile App for Emergency Room Providers to Examine Child Abuse Victims: A Mixed Methods Study
Shuhong Luo, EdD, MSN, RN, Assistant Professor, Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY

Poster 34: The Lifecycle of an Informatics Team
Patricia Gail Maynor, MSHA, BSN, RN-BC, Director of Nursing Informatics, Erlanger Health System, Chattanooga, TN

Poster 35: Barriers to Real Time Point of Care Documentation
Lisa Anne Bove, DNP, RN-BC, Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina Wilmington, Wilmington, NC

Poster 36: Implementation of IV Pump Integration into Hazardous Drug Administration
Sunghee Lee, MS, RN, OCN, Nurse Educator, University of Utah Health, Salt Lake City, UT
Marie Asay, MS, RN, OCN, Nurse Educator, University of Utah Health, Salt Lake City, UT
Medalit Hambly, MS, RN, Informatics Nurse, University of Utah Health, Salt Lake City, UT

Poster 37: ERAS in a Nutshell
Brenda Herrmann, MSN, RN-BC, PMP, FHIMSS, Consultant, iMethods, Jacksonville, FL
Megan Argabright, MSN, RN-BC, Senior Clinical Informatics Specialist, Baptist Health, Jacksonville, FL

Poster 38: Digital Videos as a Tool for Secure Discharge Orientation in Hematopoic Stem Cell Transplantation
Ana Paula, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba-Paraná, Brasil
Isabela Bochonko Pereira, Federal University of Parana, Brazil; Hospital Erasto Gaertner, Curitiba-Paraná, Brasil
Letícia Pontes, PhD, Professor, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba-Paraná, Brasil
Mitzy Reichembach, PhD, Professor, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba-Paraná, Brasil
Note: This poster featured in virtual display only.

Poster 39: The Usage of Inspection on the Nurse's Daily Clinical Assessment: The Production of an Educational Video
Bruna Morelli Bottega, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba-Paraná, Brasil
Mariá Comparin Machado, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba-Paraná, Brasil
Fabiola Do Nascimento Moreira, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba-Paraná, Brasil
Jéssica Fátima Gomes Pereira, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba-Paraná, Brasil
Letícia Pontes, PhD, Professor, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba-Paraná, Brasil
Franciele Rocha, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba-Paraná, Brasil
Patricia Palma Sento Se Chaves, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba-Paraná, Brasil
Luiz Carlos Cretella Souza, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba-Paraná, Brasil
Note: This poster featured in virtual display only.