Jonas Veterans Healthcare Scholar

Maria Amma, MSN, RN

Florida International University
PhD Student

PRESENTATIONS Francine Gomberg Research Day, Poster presentation, Lee Memorial Health Systems, 2012. Implemented the PUPS team, (Pressure Ulcer Prevention Surveillance) in the ICU. Practice was changed in the ICU per EBP research, data collected for one year. Community Involvement Sigma Theta TauAACNChamberlain College of Nursing Honor Society Quality Council Co-chair Gulf Coast Community ICU Committee for Continued Patient Safety and Progress GCMCNon Academic- Professional University of Miami 1991-1998-Surgical Transplant ICU staff/charge nurse. Attended an International Transplant seminar, Washington D.C. Naples Community Hospital 1998-2000 staff nurse ICU Gulf Coast Medical Center 2000-2015 Staff Nurse/charge nurse ICU Interim Director ICUStaff nurse/charge nurse/preceptor ICU Goals- Ensure that I embrace and teach; Nursing research worldwide is committed to rigorous scientific inquiry that provides a significant body of knowledge to advance nursing practice, shape health policy, and impact the health of people in all countries.The Application of technologies that support safe patient care, and the importance of critical thinking to nursing practice. issues.