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Brenda Hage teaching students

BRENDA HAGE, MSN, CRNP

Misericordia University, 301 Lake St., Dallas, PA 18612

Office Telephone (570) 674-6760

bhage@misericordia.edu

Curriculum Vitae (Rev.3/2004)

 EDUCATION

LICENSURE & CERTIFICATIONS

2004

2002

2001

1996

1993

1992

1992-1997

1989

STAFF PRIVILEGES

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, DEPARTMENT OF NURSING

Misericordia University, 1997 - present

Full-time member of nursing faculty. Responsible for development and evaluation of nursing curriculum for graduate and baccalaureate nursing students. Teaching responsibilities include didactic and clinical courses in the graduate nursing program, traditional BSN, and Expressway RN programs. Also developed and serve as coordinator for the online Health Care Informatics Certificate/Minor program.

NURSE PRACTITIONER

Northeastern Rehabilitation Associates, 1996- present

Provide services as nurse practitioner with a primarily adult/geriatric population. Responsibilities include ongoing evaluation and management of patients requiring rehabilitation services in acute care and long-term care settings. Additional responsibilities include coordination of weekly rehab staffing meetings, discharge planning, patient, family and staff education. Responsible for administrative consultation in a variety of areas including health care reimbursement and informatics.

CONSULTANT, SELF-EMPLOYED

Nurse Consultant, 1995 - present

Provided nursing consultation and educational services on clinical practice issues and leadership development to long-term care facilities in northeastern and central Pennsylvania.

SUSQUEHANNA AMERICAN MANAGEMENT CO., PITTSBURGH, PA

Nurse Consultant, 1992 - 1996

Provided consultation in areas of education, quality improvement, and clinical skills for long-term care facilities in northeastern and central Pennsylvania.

TAYLOR NURSING & REHABILITATION CENTER, TAYLOR, PA

Staff Development/Quality Assurance Coordinator, 1992 - 1995

Developed and managed a start-up Staff Development and Quality Assurance Department for a 161 bed skilled nursing facility. Responsible for quality assurance, OSHA and CLIA compliance and education, new employee orientation, and facility-wide education. Developed and implemented an in-house nurse aide training program.

GEISINGER WYOMING VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER, WILKES-BARRE, PA

Emergency Room Float Nurse, 1991 - 1994

E.R. staff nurse, per diem basis.

Staff Nurse, Intensive Care Unit, 1990 -1996

Provided primary care to critically ill patients on a combined Med/Surg ICU. Surgical services included vascular, urological, thoracic, plastics, orthopedic, general surgery and neurosurgery.

Team Leader, Telemetry Unit, 1989 - 1990

Responsible for total nursing care of acutely ill patients on a combined 34 bed Med/Surg Telemetry Unit. Supervised LPN and nurse aide team members.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

2003

2002

2001

2000

1998

1997

1995

1993 - 1994

1992 - 1993 -President

1991 - 1992

1990

1990 - 1996

Committees

2003

2002- present

2002

2000- 2004

2000

1998

1997- present

1997-2002

1997- 2000

1997 – 1999

PROFESSIONAL HONORS/ACCOMPLISHMENTS

PRESENTATIONS (partial listing)

Continuing Education

Service

RESEARCH

GRANTS

PUBLICATIONS