Competency 6 - Pursue Continuous Quality Improvement in the Nurse EducatorRoleNurse educators recognize that their
role is multidimensional and that an ongoing commitment to develop and maintain competence in the role is essential. To pursuecontinuous quality improvement in the
nurse educator role, the individual:
• Demonstrates a commitment to life-long learning I completed within the last 4
years a second graduate degree in Nursing Education and an Ed.D in health care professions.
• Balances the teaching, scholarship, and service demands
inherent in the role ofeducator and member of an academic institutionDuring the time of completing second graduate degree in Nursing
Education and completing an Ed.D in Health Care Professions, there were 6 publications: 2 poster
presentations and 2 podium presentations nationally. There was one podium presentation
internationally at The University of Cambridge in the United Kingdon. I serve on the Research
Council at the local medical center where I work as a float registered nurse in the critical care units and
on the floors.
Another commitment to life long learning.
Setting an example for my students. Staying in-step with technology in teaching. Completed
an Ed.D program for nurses, Health Care Professions, College of Saint Mary, Omaha, Nebraska