Positions

Overview

  • Dr. Wilbanks is a nurse anesthetist with over 12 years of clinical experience. He is also an educator and researcher. His expertise is in nursing informatics, specifically how electronic health record interface design impacts usability in real-world settings.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2020 Exploring production pressure and normalization of deviance and their relationship to poor patient outcomesAana Journal.  88:365-371. 2020
    2020 Using Clinical Simulations to Train Healthcare Professionals to Use Electronic Health Records: A Literature Review.CIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing2020
    2020 Comparison of Video-Facilitated Reflective Practice and Faculty-Led DebriefingsClinical Simulation in Nursing.  42:1-7. 2020
    2020 Evaluation of Methods to Measure Production Pressure: A Literature ReviewJournal of Nursing Care Quality.  35:E14-E19. 2020
    2020 Perioperative Considerations for Patients With Major Depressive Disorder Undergoing SurgeryJournal of PeriAnesthesia Nursing.  35:112-119. 2020
    2020 A Practical Approach to Acute Postoperative Pain Management in Chronic Pain PatientsJournal of PeriAnesthesia Nursing2020
    2019 It’s never just a block: An analysis of regional anesthesia closed claimsAana Journal.  87:365-373. 2019
    2019 Preventable closed claims in the AANA foundation closed malpractice claims databaseAana Journal.  87:468-476. 2019
    2018 A Review of Measuring the Cognitive Workload of Electronic Health RecordsCIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing.  36:579-588. 2018
    2018 Thematic analysis of obstetric anesthesia cases from the AANA foundation closed claims databaseAana Journal.  86:464-470. 2018
    2018 The effect of data-entry template design and anesthesia provider workload on documentation accuracy, documentation efficiency, and user-satisfactionInternational Journal of Medical Informatics.  118:29-35. 2018
    2018 Electronic Health Records in Simulation Education: Literature Review and Synthesis 2018
    2018 Electronic Health Records in Simulation Education: Literature Review and Synthesis 2018
    2018 A review of measuring cognitive workload of clinicians using electronic health recordsCIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing2018
    2018 Evidence-Based Guidelines for Interface Design for Data Entry in Electronic Health RecordsCIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing.  36:35-44. 2018
    2018 Transfer of care in perioperative settings: A descriptive qualitative studyAana Journal.  86:401-407. 2018
    2016 The role of documentation quality in anesthesia-related closed claims: A descriptive qualitative studyCIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing.  34:406-412. 2016
    2016 The role of documentation quality in anesthesia related malpractice claimsCIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing2016
    2015 A review of electronic health records for legal nurse consultantsThe Journal of Legal Nurse Consulting.  26:8-12. 2015
    2015 A review of anesthesia related closed claims: 2002 to 2012Aana Journal2015
    2015 A review of electronic health records for legal nurse consultantsThe Journal of Legal Nurse Consulting2015
    2015 The AANA Foundation malpractice closed claims study: A descriptive analysisAana Journal.  83:318-323. 2015
    2014 An integrative literature review on accuracy in anesthesia information management systemsCIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing.  32:56-63. 2014
    2014 A review of dashboards for data analytics in nursingCIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing.  32:545-549. 2014
    2013 An integrative literature review of contextual factors in perioperative information management systemsCIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing.  31:622-628. 2013
    2013 An observational study of the accuracy and completeness of an anesthesia information management system: Recommendations for documentation system changesCIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing.  31:359-367. 2013
    2013 Design and contents of an advanced distance-based statistics course for a PhD in nursing programNurse Educator.  38:61-65. 2013
    2005 Hyperkalemia-induced residual neuromuscular blockade: A case reportAana Journal.  73:437-441. 2005

    Research Overview

  • Dr. Wilbanks’ research interests include: the impact of electronic data-entry interface design on documentation quality, documentation efficiency, and user-satisfaction; the role of documentation quality in patient safety and outcomes; and improving clinical practice and evidence-based guidelines through anesthesia related closed-claims studies.
  • Teaching Activities

  • NA733 - Informatics Nurse Anesthetists (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • NA771 - Anesthesia Pathophysiology II (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • NUR733 - Informatics Adv Prac Nurs (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • NA718L - Focus Adv Nur Prac Spec (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • NUR745 - Foundations Scholarly Writing (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • NUR745 - Foundations Scholarly Writing (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • NUR745 - Foundations Scholarly Writing (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • NUR745 - Foundations Scholarly Writing (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • NUR700 - Clinical Data Mgmt & Analysis (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NA733 - Informatics Nurse Anesthetists (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • NA771 - Anesthesia Pathophysiology II (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • NA718L - Focus Adv Nur Prac Spec (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR742 - Program Eval and Methods (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR700 - Clinical Data Mgmt & Analysis (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR743 - EBP strategies (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NA771 - Anesthesia Pathophysiology II (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR790 - Independent Study in Nursing (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NA671 - Anesthesia Pathophysiology II (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR643 - Intro to Nursing Informatics (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR700 - Clinical Data Mgmt & Analysis (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • NA698 - Graduate Project (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR737 - Interdscipln Ldrship Role Dev (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR701 - Writing for Publication (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR733 - Informatics Adv Prac Nurs (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR733 - Informatics Adv Prac Nurs (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR409 - Healthcare and Informat Tech (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR409 - Healthcare and Informat Tech (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR409 - Healthcare and Informat Tech (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR409 - Healthcare and Informat Tech (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing Science, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2016
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice in Nurse Anesthetist, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2012
  • Master of Nursing in Nurse Anesthetist, University of Tennessee System : Chattanooga 2004
  • Bachelor of Nursing in Registered Nursing / Registered Nurse, University of Alabama in Huntsville 2000
  • Awards And Honors

    Full Name

  • Bryan Wilbanks