Positions

Overview

  • Patricia A. Patrician, PhD, RN, FAAN, is the Donna Brown Banton Endowed Professor in the UAB School of Nursing. She joined the UAB faculty in August 2008 after having served 26 years in the US Army Nurse Corps, where she held clinical, administrative, educational, and research positions. Her final position prior to military retirement was Chief, Department of Nursing Science, Academy of Health Sciences, Ft. Sam Houston (San Antonio), TX. At UAB, she teaches in the Nursing and Health Systems Administration and PhD Programs.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2019 What Do We Really Know About Adolescent Sexual Health Education: A Dimensional Concept Analysis 2019
    2019 Organizational and environmental factors influencing hospital community orientation 2019
    2019 A concept analysis of trauma coercive bonding in the Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children 2019
    2019 Workplace Bullying and Newly Licensed Registered Nurses: An Evolutionary Concept Analysis 2019
    2019 Barriers to Reentry Into Nurse Anesthesia Practice Following Substance Use Disorder Treatment: A Concept Analysis 2019
    2019 Misaligned core body temperature rhythms impact cognitive performance of hospital shift work nurses 2019
    2019 Perceived racial discrimination in the pregnant African American population: A concept analysis. 2019
    2019 The relationship of hospital interdepartmental transfers with patient experience 2019
    2019 Development of an instrument to measure the perceived workload for certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs). 2019
    2019 Self-Reported Adherence to High Reliability Practices Among Participants in the Children's Hospitals’ Solutions for Patient Safety Collaborative 2019
    2019 Fatigue in Long-Haul Truck Drivers: A Concept Analysis 2019
    2019 A concept analysis of trauma coercive bonding in the commercial sexual exploitation of children. 2019
    2019 Added sugar consumption in type 2 diabetes risk: A concept analysis. 2019
    2019 Enterprise-wide program ebaluation: Practice improvement benefits on on-site appraisals of the Patient CaringTouch System. 2019
    2019 Gender differences in health related Qol in adults with CF: An intergrative review. 2019
    2019 Human papillomavirus vaccination intention among young adults: An evolutionary concept analysis. 2019
    2019 Strengthening universal health and primary health care: Development of an education quality improvement toolkit. Revista Latino-Americana de Enfermagem. 2019
    2019 Understanding and Measuring Symptom Burden in Heart Failure: A Concept Analysis 2019
    2019 What do we really know about adlescent sexual health education: A dimensional concept analysis. 2019
    2018 Mapping and Sustaining Leadership Development: An Innovation Academic Service Partnership 2018
    2018 The effect of data-entry template design and anesthesia provider workload on documentation accuracy, documentation efficiency, and user-satisfaction 2018
    2018 Mapping and sustaining a personal leadership journey 2018
    2018 The value of staff feedback when implementing a new care delivery framework. 2018
    2018 Relationships between Army nursing practice environments and patient outcomes 2018
    2018 I Serve 2: Identifying and caring for military-connected children in civilian primary care settings 2018
    2018 Longitudinal analysis of high-technology medical services and hospital financial performance 2018
    2017 Conservation of Resources Theory in nurse burnout and patient safety 2017
    2017 Conservation of resources theory in nurse burnout and patient safety 2017
    2017 The Value of Nursing Care: A Concept Analysis 2017
    2017 A program evaluation of the Patient CaringTouch System (PCTS): A pre- and post-implementation assessment. 2017
    2017 A program evaluation of the Patient CaringTouch System: A pre- and postimplementation assessment 2017
    2017 Adaptation of the Practice Environment Scale for military nurses: a psychometric analysis 2017
    2017 Implementation Science: New Approaches to Integrating Quality and Safety Education for Nurses Competencies in Nursing Education 2017
    2017 Implementation science: new approaches to integrating QSEN competencies in nursing education 2017
    2017 The Practice Environment Scale of the Nursing Work Index: An updated review and recommendations for use 2017
    2017 Twenty years of staffing, practice environment, and outcomes research in military nursing 2017
    2017 Twenty years of staffing, practice environment, and outcomes research in military nursing: What have we learned? 2017
    2017 I Serve 2: Identifying and caring for military connected children in civilian primary care settings. 2017
    2017 Testing for Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN): Reflections from Using QSEN as a Framework for RN Orientation 2017
    2017 The Practice Environment Scale of the Nursing Work Index: An updated review and recommendations for use 2017
    2017 Burnout in the nursing profession: concept analysis. 2017
    2017 First steps in improving blood pressure control among primary care hypertensive veterans utilizing quality improvement tools. 2017
    2017 Association of Temporal Variations in Staffing With Hospital-Acquired Pressure Injury in Military Hospitals 2017
    2017 Association of hospital-acquired pressure injury with temporal variations in staffing in military hospitals. 2017
    2017 The value of nursing care: a concept analysis 2017
    2017 Examining the Relationship between Community Orientation and Hospital Financial Performance 2017
    2017 A quantitative description of high reliability practice among children’s hospitals participating in the Children’s Hospitals’ Solutions for Patient Safety Collaborative. 2017
    2017 Barriers to re-entry into anesthesia practice after substance use disorder: A concept analysis 2017
    2017 Cardiovascular disease risk among breast cancer survivors: an evolutionary concept analysis 2017
    2017 Development of an instrument to measure the concept of workload for Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs). 2017
    2017 Dimensions of fatigue in long-haul truck drivers: A concept analysis 2017
    2017 Should the Practice Environment Scale be used in non-registered nurse populations? 2017
    2017 The psychometric analysis of an instrument to measure the concept of workload for certified registered nurse anesthetists. 2017
    2016 Coping Strategies of Nurses in a Palliative Care Unit 2016
    2016 “I Serve 2”: Meeting the needs of military children in civilian practice 2016
    2016 Nursing workload in the acute-care setting: A concept analysis of nursing workload 2016
    2016 Trouble with the pharmacy: Case study for Chapter 7. (pp. 563-567) 2016
    2016 Correlating high reliability organization practices with preventable harms across children’s hospitals participating in the Children’s Hospitals’ Solutions for Patient Safety Collaborative 2016
    2016 Just culture and the impact on high reliability 2016
    2016 Uniting academia and practice in nursing: Using QSEN to improve the quality and safety of health care 2016
    2015 A nursing care redesign framework for system-wide improvement: The Patient Caring Touch System 2015
    2015 Building a unit-level mentored program to sustain a culture of inquiry for evidence-based practice 2015
    2015 Professional development needs of nurse managers 2015
    2015 Building a unit-level mentored program to sustain a culture of inquiry for evidence-based practice 2015
    2014 Exploring factors associated with pressure ulcers: A data mining approach 2014
    2014 Best practices for conducting an RCA: Are there any? 2014
    2014 Handoff communication from the emergency department to primary care 2014
    2014 Learning by doing: Observing an interprofessional process as an interprofessional team 2014
    2014 Using item response theory models to evaluate the practice environment scale 2014
    2013 Hospital nursing units in the USA: Government ownership, magnet designation, unit population age group and higher skill mix are associated with lower nursing turnover 2013
    2013 Equipping the nursing workforce to care for the unique needs of veterans and their families 2013
    2013 A cross-sectional study examining factors related to critical thinking in nursing 2013
    2013 The veterans affairs national quality scholars program: A model for interprofessional education in quality and safety 2013
    2013 Use, knowledge, and attitudes toward evidence-based practice among nursing staff 2013
    2012 Chapter 6: Building on change: concepts for improving any clinical process (pp. 85-96). 2012
    2012 Implementing and sustaining organizational change 2012
    2012 Practice based learning and improvement 2012
    2012 Staffing matters-every shift 2012
    2012 Graduate Practicums in Nursing Administration Programs: Current Approaches and Recommendations. Findings from the CGEAN Task Force on Clinical Experiences and Intensity. 2012
    2012 Graduate practicums in nursing administration programs: Current approaches and recommendations 2012
    2012 Incorporating quality and safety education into a nursing administration curriculum 2012
    2012 Nurturing charge nurses for future leadership roles 2012
    2012 Nurturing charge nurses for future leadership roles 2012
    2012 Using quality and safety education for nurses' competencies to guide nursing administration curriculum redesign 2012
    2012 Comparison of Nurse Burnout Across Army Hospital Practice Environments 2012
    2012 Interprofessional Education in Action. The VA Quality Scholars Fellowship Program 2012
    2012 Mastering improvement science skills in the new era of quality and safety: The Veterans Affairs National Quality Scholars Program 2012
    2012 What is health services and health policy research and why is it important? 2012
    2012 Increasing testicular self-examination in active duty soldiers: An intervention study 2012
    2012 Response to "a call for consideration of needlestick injury data in evaluating staffing effectiveness" 2012
    2012 Influence of Unit-Level Staffing on Medication Errors and Falls in Military Hospitals 2012
    2011 Needlestick injuries among nursing staff: Association with shift-level staffing 2011
    2011 Journal venues for safety and quality improvement publications 2011
    2011 Readability and usefulness of the clinical microsystem assessment tool 2011
    2011 The association of shift-level nurse staffing with adverse patient events 2011
    2011 Participation in a national nursing outcomes database: Monitoring outcomes over time 2011
    2010 Towards evidence-based management: Creating an informative database of nursing-sensitive indicators 2010
    2010 Organizational determinants of work outcomes and quality care ratings among army medical department registered nurses 2010
    2009 Medication error reporting and the work environment in a military setting 2009
    2005 Designing and implementing a national database depicting quality of nursing care and staffing effectiveness 2005
    2004 Single-item graphic representational scales 2004
    2003 Military nursing at the forefront: The Army Forward Surgical Team 2003
    2002 Multiple imputation for missing data 2002
    2002 The impact of nurses’ work environments on satisfaction & job resignation 2002
    2001 Back to the future: Entry to practice in Ontario 2001
    2001 Entry into Practice in Ontario 2001
    2001 Entry into practice in Ontario. A new initiative may have implications for American nursing. 2001
    2000 Measuring the nursing practice environment: The Revised Nursing Work Index 2000
    2000 Measuring organizational traits of hospitals: The revised nursing work index 2000
    2000 Temporary pacemakers 2000
    1998 An overview of health care spending patterns in the United States: Using national data sources to explore trends in nursing services 1998
    1995 Managed care at Eisenhower Army Medical Center 1995
    1995 Managed care at Eisenhower Army Medical Center: An initial experience 1995
    Burnout in the nursing profession: concept analysis
    Implementation science: new approaches to integrating QSEN competencies in nursing education.
    Should the Practice Environment Scale be used in non-registered nurse populations?
    The Practice Environment Scale of the Nursing Work Index: An updated review and recommendations for use.
    The value of nursing care: a concept analysis

    Chapter

    Year Title Altmetric
    2016 Ch. 7. Quality improvement basics (pp. 145-166) 2016
    2012 Implementing, Spreading, and Sustaining Organizational Change 2012

    Research Overview

  • Nursing work environments, nursing care quality, nursing sensitive indicators, staffing and patient and nurse outcomes, patient safety, medication administration errors, inpatinet falls, shared governance, circadian misalignment in night shift nurses, cognition in ciircadian misalignment, data driven decision making for nurse managers and leaders
  • Teaching Activities

  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NRM798L - Research Immersion (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR757 - Health Services Research Nurs (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR757 - Health Services Research Nurs (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR755 - Crit Analys TheorModl Frame (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NRM798L - Research Immersion (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR755 - Crit Analys TheorModl Frame (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR791 - Indep Study Clinical Nursing (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR798 - Research Practicum (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR737 - Interdscipln Ldrship Role Dev (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR757 - Health Services Research Nurs (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR798 - Research Practicum (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR798 - Research Practicum (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR755 - Crit Analys TheorModl Frame (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR798 - Research Practicum (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • NRM798L - Research Immersion (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR757 - Health Services Research Nurs (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR797 - Writing the Dissertation (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR798 - Research Practicum (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR755 - Crit Analys TheorModl Frame (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR798 - Research Practicum (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • NRM798L - Research Immersion (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR798 - Research Practicum (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR755 - Crit Analys TheorModl Frame (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR798 - Research Practicum (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR798 - Research Practicum (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR798 - Research Practicum (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • NHSA631 - Adv Quality/Patient Safety (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR798 - Research Practicum (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR798 - Research Practicum (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • NUR798 - Research Practicum (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • NUR798 - Research Practicum (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • NHSA631 - Adv Quality/Patient Safety (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • NUR734L - Adv Experiential Clin Course (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • NUR791 - Indep Study Clinical Nursing (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • NUR799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • NUR739L - Scholarly Practice Project (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • NUR791 - Indep Study Clinical Nursing (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • NHSA631 - Adv Quality/Patient Safety (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • NUR739L - Scholarly Practice Project (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • NUR739L - Scholarly Practice Project (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • NUR799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • NUR739L - Scholarly Practice Project (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • NUR739L - Scholarly Practice Project (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • NUR690 - Indep Study in Nursing (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • NUR798 - Research Practicum (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • NHSA630 - Health Services Marketing Mgt (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • NHSA685L - NHSA Practicum I (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • NHSA630 - Health Services Marketing Mgt (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • NUR791 - Indep Study Clinical Nursing (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • NUR736 - Application of Best Practices (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • NUR791 - Indep Study Clinical Nursing (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • NHSA685L - NHSA Practicum I (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • NUR791 - Indep Study Clinical Nursing (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • NHSA630 - Health Services Marketing Mgt (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • NUR732 - Design Stat Methods Adv Prac (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • NUR732 - Design Stat Methods Adv Prac (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • NUR791 - Indep Study Clinical Nursing (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • NHSA685 - NHSA Practicum I (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • Full Name

  • Patricia Patrician