Positions

Overview

  • Member, American Society of Pain Management Nurses; Member, Eastern Nursing Research Society; Member, Sigma Theta Tau; Preceptor, University of New Hampshire Graduate School of Nursing Clinical Specialist preceptor, 1993 Special projects advisor, 1995; National Council Licensure Examination for Nurses (NCLEX) Item writer 1991, 1993; Stratham Vocational Technical School Nursing Advisory Board member 1996; ACLS Certification Expires November, 2008;
  • Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title
    2015 Using the Electronic Health Record in Nursing Research: Challenges and Opportunities.Western Journal of Nursing Research.  37:1284-1294. 2015
    2015 Opportunities to improve pain management outcomes in total knee replacements: patient-centered care across the continuum.Orthopaedic Nursing.  34:4-9. 2015
    2014 The Affordable Care Act 2010: educational needs of bedside nurses.Journal for nurses in professional development.  30:281-286. 2014
    2014 The impact of assessment and reassessment documentation on the trajectory of postoperative pain severity: a pilot study.Pain Management Nursing.  15:652-663. 2014
    2014 Determining the value of postoperative pain management using timed electronic data.Nursing Economics.  32:80-98. 2014
    2012 Analyzing variability in pain management using electronic health record data.Journal of Nursing Care Quality.  27:316-324. 2012
    2012 Abstracting pain management documentation from the electronic medical record: comparison of three hospitals.Applied Nursing Research.  25:89-94. 2012
    2012 The regulation of dietary supplements in the United States: advocating for a reasonable approach, protecting patient safety, and the role of nursing.Policy, Politics, and Nursing Practice.  13:113-116. 2012
    2011 Pain management documentation: analyzing one hospital's computerized clinical records.CIN - Computers Informatics Nursing Computers in Nursing.  29:512-518. 2011
    2010 The application of high-reliability theory to promote pain management.Journal of Nursing Administration.  40:471-476. 2010
    2010 Senior nursing students' clinical judgments in pain management.Nurse Educator.  35:220-224. 2010
    2009 Evidence-based pain management: analyzing the practice environment and clinical expertise.Clinical Nurse Specialist.  23:245-251. 2009
    2009 Pain management documentation quality as a reflection of nurses' clinical judgment.Journal of Nursing Care Quality.  24:223-231. 2009
    2008 Development of the Samuels Scale to rate pain management documentation.Pain Management Nursing.  9:166-170.e4. 2008

    Teaching Activities

  • Health Care Quality Taught course 2019
  • Health Policy Taught course 2019
  • Honors Thesis Taught course 2019
  • Top/Honors Seminar Taught course 2019
  • Top/Honors Seminar Taught course 2019
  • Health Care Quality Taught course 2018
  • Honors Thesis Taught course 2018
  • Promoting Quality Management Taught course 2018
  • Health Policy Taught course 2018
  • Health Care Quality Taught course 2018
  • Health Policy Taught course 2018
  • Honors Thesis Taught course 2018
  • Top/Honors Seminar Taught course 2018
  • Top/Honors Seminar Taught course 2018
  • Doctoral Scholarly Project III Taught course 2018
  • Doctoral Scholarly Project II Taught course 2017
  • Health Care Quality Taught course 2017
  • Honors Thesis Taught course 2017
  • Honors Thesis Taught course 2017
  • Promoting Quality Management Taught course 2017
  • Doctoral Scholarly Project I Taught course 2017
  • Clinical Nurse Leader Capstone Taught course 2017
  • Health Policy Taught course 2017
  • Health Care Quality Taught course 2017
  • Clin Nurs Leadership Clin Taught course 2017
  • Clinical Nursing Leadership Taught course 2017
  • Health Policy Taught course 2017
  • Honors Thesis Taught course 2017
  • Honors Thesis Taught course 2017
  • Top/Honors Seminar Taught course 2017
  • Health Care Quality Taught course 2016
  • Honors Thesis Taught course 2016
  • Promoting Quality Management Taught course 2016
  • Clinical Nurse Leader Capstone Taught course 2016
  • Health Policy Taught course 2016
  • Health Care Quality Taught course 2016
  • Clin Nurs Leadership Clin Taught course 2016
  • Clinical Nursing Leadership Taught course 2016
  • Diseases and Drugs II Taught course 2016
  • Honors Thesis Taught course 2016
  • Top/Honors Seminar Taught course 2016
  • Disease and Drugs I Taught course 2015
  • Honors Thesis Taught course 2015
  • Promoting Quality Management Taught course 2015
  • Clinical Nurse Leader Capstone Taught course 2015
  • Health Policy Taught course 2015
  • Health Policy Taught course 2015
  • Clin Nurs Leadership Clin Taught course 2015
  • Clinical Judgment in Nursing Taught course 2015
  • Clinical Judgment in Nursing Taught course 2015
  • Clinical Nursing Leadership Taught course 2015
  • Top/Honors Seminar Taught course 2015
  • Promoting Quality Management Taught course 2014
  • Health Policy Taught course 2014
  • Doctoral Seminar I Taught course 2014
  • Health Policy Taught course 2014
  • Health Policy Taught course 2014
  • Education And Training

  • B.S.N. Nursing Science, Northeastern University
  • M.S. Nursing Science, Boston University
  • Ph.D. Nursing Science, University of Massachusetts - Amherst
  • Full Name

  • Joanne Samuels