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Welcome! Zeta Theta Chapter at Large is based in Toledo, Ohio and serves members throughout Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan. We are an honor society that provides leadership and scholarship in nursing practice, education, and research.

Presidential Message

Welcome existing members and a big thank you to our 2017-2018  Board Members for your service! I hope you enjoy your membership to its fullest and take part in exploring the website/Circle and attend the events we plan throughout the year! We look foward to welcoming our new members at our November 13th induction ceremony. 
Kelly Phillips
President

Elections

Hello Everyone,

It is that time of year...Elections!!     Please feel free to vote anytime, the voting will close Friday, April 27th.  Please note the open positions and either self fill-in or nominate someone!  

 

Here is the web link to the survey/ballot:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/KBCK3KQ

 



2018 May Research Program
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Thank you Zeta Theta Donors 2017-2018

2018 Annual Research Meeting


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Presenters
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Welcome Table

 

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2017 Induction

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Sigma Bicentennial Conference

 

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 May General Meeting 2017 and Installations of Officers










 


 




Annual Research Meeting 2017



 

Welcome Fall 2016 Inductee's

  

 

Tent City 2016:  Zeta Theta donated $200 for 350 First Aid Kits created out of donated eye glass cases.  In addition, 200 hygiene product bags were assembled and distributed to participants. 


May 2016 General Meeting and CEU Event

   









 

 

 

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Chapter News

  • Election

    Please feel free to vote anytime, the voting will close Friday, April 27th.  Please note the open positions and either self fill-in or nominate someone!  

     

    Here is the web link to the survey/ballot:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/KBCK3KQ

  • May 8, 2018 Research Program

    "ESL BSN Tips for Faculty:  Ways to Promote Student Success" presented by Dr. Carol Bryan

    http://zetatheta.nursingsociety.org/events/eventdescription?CalendarEventKey=16461c3e-d397-409e-b0ba-48d18a7b3ae6&CommunityKey=b985da00-5e11-40d5-8da4-19e98525c4a0&Home=%2fhome
  • 2-13-18 Annual Research Meeting

    February 13, 2018    5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

     

    University of Toledo Health Science Campus, Collier Building, Room # 1000A/B

     

    Program and dinner are free, need to preregister by emailing Carol Bryan at Carol.Bryan@utoledo.edu or Julie Stausmire at Julie_Stausmire@mercy.com  with your name, email, personal phone, employer name/institution.

     

    AGENDA

    Exploring Nurse Leadership in Promoting Community and Institutional Research and Quality Improvement Initiatives

     

    5:00 – 5:45 PM

    Registration

    Author and Presenter Hall of Fame

    Dinner and conversation

     

    5:45 – 6:00 PM

    Welcome – Carol Bryan PhD, MSN, RN and Julie Stausmire, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC

     

    6:00 – 6:15  (15 minutes CE)

    Marilynne Wood PhD, MSN, RN -  Best nursing practice for lead poisoning prevention.

    Professor, College of Nursing, University of Toledo, Collier Building, Room 3214

    3000 Arlington Avenue, MS 1026, Toledo OH 43614-2598

    Telephone: 419-383-5870

    Marilynne.wood@utoledo.edu

     

    6:20 – 6:35 (15 minutes CE)

    Linda Pierce PhD, RN, CNS, CRRN, FAHA, FAAN – Stroke Family Caregivers Report Actions Taken / Reasons Given to Potentially Prevent Care Recipient’s Hospital Readmission.

    Professor, College of Nursing, University of Toledo, Collier Building, Room 3109

    3000 Arlington Avenue, MS 1026, Toledo OH 43614-2598

    Telephone: 419-383-5852

                l.pierce@utoledo.edu

     

    6:40 – 6:55 (15 minutes CE)

    Holly Myers DNP, RN, CNE – Breastfeeding: An evidence-based intervention for Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome 

    Faculty, FIrelands Regional Medical Center School of Nursing

    1912 Hayes Avenue, Sandusky, OH 44870

    Telephone: 419-557-7136

    Holly.Myers@rockets.utoledo.edu

     

     

     

     

     

    7:00 – 7:15 (15 minutes CE)

    Gregory A. Shannon DNP, RN – Evaluation of a fall prevention toolkit on inpatient geriatric psychiatric falls.

    Assistant Professor, College of Nursing, University of Toledo, Collier Building, Room 3307

    3000 Arlington Avenue, MS 1026, Toledo, OH 43614-2598

    Telephone: 419-383-5851

    greg.shannon@utoledo.edu

     

    7:20 – 7:35 (15 minutes CE)

    Julie M. Stausmire MSN, RN, APRN.CNS – Modification of the Barkin Index of Maternal Functioning for Mothers of Infants in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

    Academic Research Coordinator, Mercy Health North St. Vincent Medical Center

    2222 Cherry St, MOB-2, Suite 1300, Toledo, OH 43608

    Telephone: 419-251-3842

     Julie_Stausmire@mercy.com

     

    7:40 – 7:55 (15 minutes CE)

    Huey-Shys Chen, PhD, RN, MCHES, FAAN -  Moving patient care quality forward by benchmarking nursing care performance. 

    Professor, Associate Dean of Research & Scholarship,

    College of Nursing, University of Toledo, Collier Building, Room 4410

    3000 Arlington Avenue, MS 1026, Toledo, OH 43614-2598

    Telephone: 419-383-6346

    hueyshys.chen@utoledo.edu

     

    7:55-8:00 PM (5 minutes CE)

    Evaluations and awarding of certificates

     

     

    Total CE Time = 1.58 hours (95 minutes)

     

    Outcomes: After attending this program, the learner will be knowledgeable of the concept, benefits and challenges of nurse professionals conducting collaborative research and quality improvement initiatives based on identified clinical needs in the community or a healthcare agency.
     

  • Oct 9, 2017 EBP CE Event

    Zeta Theta Tau Chapter-At-Large

    Annual Evidence-Based Practice Meeting

    Monday, October 9, 2017

    2017 Annual Evidence-Based Practice Meeting 

     Venue

    Oliver House-Ottawa Room

    27 Broadway Street, Toledo OH 43604

    419-243-1302

    Agenda & Advertising

    6:00 – 6:45 PM

    Registration

    General Welcome by Jeanne Cluff MSN, RN, CNE – Mercy College of Ohio, Chair of Event

    Dinner Served (Prepaid registration with plated dinner choice preselected) )

     6:45 – 7:10 PM

    Moving Patient Care Quality Forward by Benchmarking Nursing Care Performance

    Huey-Shys Chen, PhD, RN, MCHES, FAAN

    7:20 – 7:45 PM

    Reduction of Violence and Seclusion/Restraint in a Psychiatric Hospital

    Lillian M. Haastrup DNP, APRN, PMHCNS-BC

    7:45 – 7:55 PM
     
    Individual questions to presenters, completion of evaluations, and awarding of certificates

     Outcome: After attending this program, the learner will be able to discuss the difficulties involved with evidence-based practice projects and the need for vigilance in evaluating if a quality improvement study also contains potential research components requiring IRB oversight.

    To receive 1.0   hour of continuing education credit the learners must attend the entire program and complete and return the evaluation form at the end of the program.

    None of the planners, presenters, faculty, authors and/or content reviewers have any conflicts of interest to disclose.

     This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Approval valid through 09/19/2019.

    To register please pay via PayPal through the Send Money option.   Enter the following email address: greg.shannon@utoledo.edu
    or send a check to Zeta Theta Chapter  PO Box 141123  Toledo, OH  43614

    Please register by 9-25-17; NO Refunds
  • Call for Abstracts

    ZETA THETA TAU CHAPTER-AT-LARGE

    PRESENTER INTEREST FORM

    2018 February 13 - Annual Research Program

     

    Zeta Theta Tau  is pleased to continue to provide an opportunity to recognize our members’ original research studies, quality improvement projects  or published non-fiction articles/books.  We invite you to submit an abstract proposal for consideration as a speaker at our Annual Winter Research Program on February 13, 2018.  

     

    The event will be held at the University of Toledo Health Science Campus from 5:15 pm – 8:30 pm.  Admission is free, includes dinner and nursing contact hours, and is  open to both Zeta Theta Tau members and non-members.

     

    Instructions for Submission

    Revised 7/9/2017

     

    Submissions may be original research, quality improvement projects, or PubMed/Medline indexed publications  or non-fiction books appropriate for a podium presentation.  Depending on the topic and the format of the meeting session, we typically look for presentations that vary in length from 20 minutes – 60 minutes.

                         
                                                                                                   

    Submission Instructions:

    Please email your submission form and abstract as a Microsoft Word document to:

     Julie Stausmire  at Julie_Stausmire@mercy.com  

    Questions?  Call (419) 251-3842

     

    DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION

    October 18, 2017  (Wednesday)

  • Elections 2017

    IT IS THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN! We are going to be voting on the chapter leaders for Sigma Theta Tau International, Zeta Theta Chapter for 2017-2018. Below is a link for the ballot. Please review the attached candidate biography’s and vote using the link! The deadline for this survey is Monday, April 17, 2017. Thank you!!!!

     
    https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/3CCR5LW
  • May 8, 2017 General Meeting and Installation of Officers

    Zeta Theta Tau Chapter-At-Large

    Annual General Meeting

    Monday, May 8, 2017

     

    Ethics and Nursing Law 

    (Category A)

     

     Venue

    Mancy’s Italian Restaurant

    5453 Monroe Street, Toledo OH

     

    Agenda & Advertising

    5:00 – 5:25 PM

    Registration and Cash Bar ($30 dinner reservation must be prepaid by May 1, 2017 by check or Paypal)

    Send a check payable to Zeta Theta, PO Box 141123, Toledo, OH 43614 or pay & register via Paypal through the “send money” option to email address: Greg.shannon@utoledo.edu

     

    Dinner Choices Made at Venue:  Tuscan Prime Rib, Vegetarian Lasagna, or Atlantic Salmon and includes salad, sides of herb orzo pasta and house vegetable.

     

    5:25  – 5:30 PM

    Welcome – Karen Mortland MSN, CNE, Program Coordinator

     

    5:30 – 6:30

    Program Presentation by Dr. Susan Sochacki

     

    6:30 – 8:00

    General meeting and officer installation

     

     

    Outcome: After attending this program, the learner will be knowledgeable of ethical frameworks guiding nursing practice and the relationship between the Ohio Administrative Code #4723-4 and ethical dilemmas that nurses are frequently confronted with.   

    To receive 1.0  hour of  Category A continuing education credit the learners must attend the entire program and complete and return the evaluation form at the end of the program.

    None of the planners, presenters, faculty, authors and/or content reviewers have any conflicts of interest to disclose.

    This activity has been submitted to the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91) for approval to award contact hours.  The Ohio Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

    Please call Julie Stausmire at 419-251-3842 for more information about contact hours.

    This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.  Approval valid through 04/13/2019. ONA #20635
  • Annual Research Program 2017

    February 15, 2017 5:15 pm End: February 15, 2017 8:00 pm Venue: Lourdes University, Franciscan Center Address:College of Nursing, Toledo, OH Cost: Free

    Over 70 Members attended the Free Research Day for 2017!
    Presenters included:

    Elizabeth Sprunk  PhD, RN, CNE - Nursing academic administrators' lived experiences with incivility and bullying from faculty: Consequences and outcomes demanding action

    Co-investigators: Kathleen B. LaSala, PhD, RN, PNP, CNE and Vicki Wilson, PhD

    Lynne Zajac  PhD RN - Identifying caregiver and patient knowledge and perception of barriers in the prevention of injurious falls

    Co-investigators: Deb Vargo PhD, RN, CNE,  Barb Conover  MSN, RN,  Chris Silka MSN, RN

    Judy Didion PhD, RN and Chris Koffell  PhD, RN - Measuring the effect of Quality and Safety Education for Nursing (QSEN) curriculum change in newly licensed registered nurses.  

    Nancy Brown-Schott MSN, CNS, RN, BC -  Community/public health nursing faculty’s knowledge, skills and attitudes of public health nursing competencies. 

    Co-investigators:  Monica J. Harmon, MSN, MPH, RN,  Vicki Hicks, MS, RN, APRN, Regina H. Johnson, MSN, RN,  Dr. Barbara Joyce, PhD., RN, CNS, ANEF, Lucille B. Pilling, EdD, MPH, RN

     

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