Ohio University

Rebecca Bryant

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Associate Professor

Education

  • DNP, Nursing, Wright State University, 2013  
  • MS, Nursing/Family Nurse Practitioner, Wright State University , 2000
  • BSN, Nursing, University of Cincinnati, 1998
  • ADN, Nursing, Miami University-Middletown, 1984

Research/Professional Interests

  • Self-care of heart failure, geriatric population, home-based primary care by advanced practice nurses.

Clinical Experience

  • Nurse Practitioner, NP Home Visits, LLC/Owner, 2007-present      
  • Nurse Practitioner, Medical House Calls, 2009-2013
  • Nurse Practitioner, IncarcerCare, 2005-2009
  • Nurse Practitioner, Grandview Hospital Fast Track, 2005-2008
  • Nurse Practitioner, Internal Medicine, 2001-2005

Publications

  • Bryant, R. & Himawan, L. (2019). Heart failure self-care program effect on outcomes. The Journal for Nurse Practitioners 15(5), 379-381. doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nurpra.2018.08.035

  • Bryant, R. &  Miller, C. (2018). Challenges of a frontotemporal dementia patient. Geriatric Nursing 39(6), 716-718. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gerinurse.2018.10.009    
  • Bryant, R. (2017). Heart Failure: Self-care to Success: Development and evaluation of a program toolkit. Nurse Practitioner, 42(8), 1-8. Online exclusive. DOI:10.1097/01.NPR.0000520833.22030.d0

  • Bryant, R., Alonzo, A., & Schmillen, H. (2017). Systematic review of provider involvement in heart failure self-care interventions. Journal of American Association of Nurse Practitioners, DOI: 10.1002/2327-6924.12501

  • Bryant, R. (2016). Heart failure self-care to success: Development and evaluation of a program toolkit. The Nurse Practitioner. – accepted for publication. DOI:10.1097/01.NPR.0000520833.22030.d0

  • Bryant, R, Miller, C, Henderson, D. (2015). Digital Clinical Experiences in an Advanced Health Appraisal Online Course Clinical Simulation in Nursing. Clinical Simulation in Nursing, 11, 437-444. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecns.2015.08.002

  • Bryant, R. & Gaspar, P. (2014). Implementation of a self-care of heart failure program among home-based clients. Geriatric Nursing, 35(3), 188-193. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gerinurse.2014.01.003

  • Bryant, R. (2014). A quandary of symptoms: A case study of inter-professionalism. Geriatric Nursing, 36, 161-164. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gerinurse.2015.02.013

  • Bryant, R. & Clark-Graham, M. (2002). Advanced practice nurses: A study of client satisfaction. Journal of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, 14(2), 88-92. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1745-7599.2002.tb00096.x

Presentations

  • Heart Failure Self-care Program Impact on Outcomes. American Association of Nurse Practitioners – poster. Indianapolis, In. (June, 2019).

  • DNP Circuit Training: Flexing the DNP Muscles. National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty Annual Conference – poster, Atlanta, Ga. Vogt, M., Miller, C., Bryant, R., Miller-Wenning, K.

  • Hospital Admission Rates and Self-care Behaviors Following a Self-care of Heart Failure Program. Evidence-based Practice and Nursing Research Conference – podium, Athens, Oh (2018) – peer-reviewed/regional.

  • Start-up and Integration of Home-based Care by Nurse Practitioners. American Association of Nurse Practitioners – podium, Philadelphia, Pa (2017) – peer reviewed/national.

  • Selecting the Successful Graduate Nursing Student: Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Factors. NONPF 43rd Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, (2017). Third author on abstract - peer reviewed/national.

  • HF S2S Program: Effect on Hospital Admissions and Self-care Behaviors. American Association of Nurse Practitioners – podium, San Antonio, Texas (2016)– peer reviewed/national.

  • Home-based Care: A Practical Guide for Start-up and Management for Nurse Practitioners. Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association Annual National Conference – podium, San Antonio, Texas (2015) – peer-reviewed/national.

  • Impact on Hospital Admissions and Self-care Behaviors using a Self-care of Heart Failure Program. Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurse Association Annual National Conference – poster. San Antonio, Texas (2015) – peer-reviewed/national.

  • Advanced Practice Nursing – A Success Story. The Healthcare Roundtable – Executives for Patient Care Services – podium, Phoenix, Arizona (2015) – invited/national.

  • HF S2S: Hospital Admissions and Self-care Behaviors. National NP Symposium (50th Anniversary) – poster, Keystone, Colorado (2015) – peer-reviewed/national.

  • Five Step Process for Home-based Care Start-up. National NP Symposium (50th Anniversary) – poster, Keystone, Colorado (2015) – peer-reviewed/national.

  • Self-care of Heart Failure: Impact on Hospital Admissions and Behaviors. American Association of Nurse Practitioners (2014) Conference – podium, Nashville, Tennessee – peer-reviewed/national.

  • EBP: Demonstration of a change in practice by nurse practitioners. Ohio University – Choose Ohio First/EBP seminar keynote address – podium, Athens, Ohio (2014) – invited/local

  • Evidence-based practice: A self-care of heart failure program by Nurse Practitioners. Wright State University – School of Nursing 40th Anniversary, Sigma Theta Tau –podium, Dayton, Ohio (2014) – invited/regional.

  • Taking Care of Tina: A Digital Learning Experience with Online FNP Students. American Association of Colleges of Nursing/Masters Education Conference (2014) – podium, Scottsdale, Arizona – peer-reviewed/national.

  • An Evidence-based Practice Change: Self-care of Heart Failure. Greater Dayton Area of Nursing Research Symposium – podium, Dayton, Ohio (2013) – peer-reviewed/regional.

  • Self-care of Heart Failure in a House Call Program. Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association Annual Conference – podium, Las Vegas, Nevada (2012) – peer-reviewed/national.

  • Self-care of Heart Failure in a House Call Program Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses Statewide Annual Conference – poster, Columbus, Ohio (2012) – peer-reviewed/regional.

Grants

  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners, 2013, Eli Lilly Cardiovascular Grant, $2500

  • Gerontological Foundation Clinical Project Grant – 2011, $2500       

Awards and Honors

  • Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses Scholarship, 2000
  • Jackie Golden Service Award, OAAPN, 2007
  • Wright State University Graduate Fellowship, 1998-2000