Anna Gallion

Nurses attending the Fuld National Institute EBP Summit included, (front row, from left) Lindsey Netzel, MSN, RN, CCRN, Ashley Ried, MMHC, RN, CPPS, Patti Runyan, DNP, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, Lynn Gallagher-Ford, Anna Gallion, DNP, APRN, Laura Culwell, MSN, RN, (back row, from left) Jensine Russell, DNP, RN, NE-BC, Vicki Jones, MSN, RN, NE-BC, and Jon Coomer, MSN, RN, PMHNP-BC.

VUMC nurses give presentations at Fuld National Institute EBP Summit

Vanderbilt nurses gave four podium presentations at the 2023 Fuld National Institute EBP Summit in Columbus, Ohio.

VUMC members of the Quality Improvement Collaborative for COVID-19 Prevention and Control in Middle Tennessee Nursing Homes are, from left, Monique George, RN, FNP, Carole Bartoo, MSN, AGNP-BC, Jacy Weems, Mattie Brady, MSN, Sunil Kripalani, MD, MSc, Sandra Simmons, PhD, Anna Gallion, DNP, APRN, Tara Horr, MD, and April Hanlotxomphou, MSN, FNP. Not pictured are Victor Legner, MD, MS, and Kristina Niehoff, PharmD. (Photo taken by Donn Jones prior to revised mask guidelines)

Collaborative helping Midstate nursing homes control COVID-19

Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) has received a two-year, $1.2 million award from the Tennessee Department of Health and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to provide tailored education and coaching to 75 Middle Tennessee nursing homes focused on infection control, quality improvement and other pandemic-related challenges.