College of Nursing
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
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 - Minneapolis, MN United States
Post-master's Certificate, Capella University - Minneapolis, MN United States
MSN, University of Phoenix - Phoenix, AZ United States
National Council on Patient Information and Education, Board Member - Washington, DC United States
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. J. (2017). The Patient Journey: A Conceptual Framework. Health Leaders Media.
Lauren, J. J. (2017). The Power of Shared Decision-Making. Health Leaders Media.
Lauren, J. J. (2018). The Power of Shared Decision-Making. Elsevier.
Lauren, J. J. (2018). Health Literacy: A Shared Journey.