ACCOMPLISHED HEALTHCARE AND NURSE EXECUTIVE
NURSING OPERATIONS LEADERSHIP | LEADING PROJECTS & QUALITY IMPROVEMENT MEASURES | PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
More than 10 years experience serving as faculty for online, traditional classroom, and clinical nursing education in associates, baccalaureate, graduate, and post-graduate nursing programs
Serves as a mentor and preceptor to graduate and doctoral nursing students annually
Providing transformative and reality-based leadership for health care systems and health care industry for more than a decade. Leading strategic, quality, and cutting edge nursing practice initiatives to improve patient care outcomes.
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse ANCC Board Certification by ANCC as a Clinical Nurse Specialist since 2005 and a Licensed Independent Provider APRN in Minnesota.
More than 20 years public speaking, presentations to small and large audiences, innovative, learner-centered curriculum development for academia and health care industry.
NURS 6053 - Interprofessional Organizational and Systems Leadership
NURS 6050 - Policy and Advocacy for Population Health
NURS 6052 - Evidence-based Practice and Research
NURS 6600 - Nursing Capstone and Practicum
NURS 8210 - Transforming Nursing
NURS 8300 - Organization and Systems Leadership
PhD, Capella University
Post-master's Certificate, Capella University
MSN, University of Phoenix
National Council on Patient Information and Education, Board Member - Washington
Awards / Honors
Faculty Excellence Award, Walden University, 2018
Minnesota Hospital Association Quality Improvement, , 2014
Innovation of the Year Award Nominee HealthPartner, , 2012
Quality Improvement of the Year HealthPartners, , 2005
Lauren, J. (2017). The Patient Journey: A Conceptual Framework. Health Leaders Media
Lauren, J. (2017). The Power of Shared Decision-Making. Health Leaders Media
Lauren, J. (2018). The Power of Shared Decision-Making. Elsevier
Lauren, J. (2018). Health Literacy: A Shared Journey.