Mary Cramer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Nebraska Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Retooling the RN workforce in long-term care: Nursing certification as a pathway to quality improvement
    Mary E Cramer
    College of Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA Electronic address
    Geriatr Nurs 35:182-7. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Conceptual models to guide best practices in organization and development of State Action Coalitions
    Mary E Cramer
    University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing, Omaha, NE, USA
    Nurs Outlook 61:70-7. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Nurse staffing in critical access hospitals: structural factors linked to quality care
    Mary E Cramer
    Community Based Health, College of Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 26:335-43. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Landlord attitudes and behaviors regarding smoke-free policies: implications for voluntary policy change
    Mary E Cramer
    Community based Health Department, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing and College of Public Health, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
    Public Health Nurs 28:3-12. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Partnering with rural communities to meet the demand for a qualified nursing workforce
    Mary Cramer
    University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing, Omaha, NE 68198 5330, USA
    Nurs Outlook 57:148-57. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Evaluating community-based programs for eliminating secondhand smoke using evidence-based research for best practices
    Mary Cramer
    Gerontological, Psychosocial, Family Nurse Practitioner and Community Health Department, College of Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    Fam Community Health 30:129-43. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the social and economic impact of community-based prenatal care
    Mary E Cramer
    College of Nursing and College of Public Health, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
    Public Health Nurs 24:329-36. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Measuring community coalition effectiveness using the ICE instrument
    Mary E Cramer
    University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Nursing, Omaha, NE 68198 5330, USA
    Public Health Nurs 23:74-87. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint A conceptual model for understanding effective coalitions involved in health promotion programming
    Mary E Cramer
    University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Nursing, Omaha, NE 68198 5330, USA
    Public Health Nurs 23:67-73. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation informs coalition programming for environmental tobacco smoke reduction
    Mary E Cramer
    College of Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, 68198 5330, USA
    J Community Health Nurs 20:245-58. 2003

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Retooling the RN workforce in long-term care: Nursing certification as a pathway to quality improvement
    Mary E Cramer
    College of Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA Electronic address
    Geriatr Nurs 35:182-7. 2014
    ..63, p = 0.11) and competency (t = -0.04, p = 0.97) did not affect changes in job satisfaction. Findings suggest RN certification can reduce persistently high RN turnover rates that negatively impact patient safety and LTC quality. ..
  2. doi request reprint Conceptual models to guide best practices in organization and development of State Action Coalitions
    Mary E Cramer
    University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing, Omaha, NE, USA
    Nurs Outlook 61:70-7. 2013
    ..A discussion of the models' applications is included and offered as best practices for others seeking to form partnership/coalitions and establish action plans and priorities...
  3. doi request reprint Nurse staffing in critical access hospitals: structural factors linked to quality care
    Mary E Cramer
    Community Based Health, College of Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 26:335-43. 2011
    ..Further research is needed to understand what critical access hospitals consider "safe" levels of nurse staffing and what processes are implemented to mitigate these risks...
  4. doi request reprint Landlord attitudes and behaviors regarding smoke-free policies: implications for voluntary policy change
    Mary E Cramer
    Community based Health Department, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing and College of Public Health, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
    Public Health Nurs 28:3-12. 2011
    ..The study purpose was to describe multiunit landlord attitudes and behaviors toward smoke-free policies...
  5. doi request reprint Partnering with rural communities to meet the demand for a qualified nursing workforce
    Mary Cramer
    University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing, Omaha, NE 68198 5330, USA
    Nurs Outlook 57:148-57. 2009
    ..Plans are underway for a new rural nursing campus and the community has raised monies for the new facility. The state legislature will address needed start-up funds...
  6. ncbi request reprint Evaluating community-based programs for eliminating secondhand smoke using evidence-based research for best practices
    Mary Cramer
    Gerontological, Psychosocial, Family Nurse Practitioner and Community Health Department, College of Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    Fam Community Health 30:129-43. 2007
    ..The evaluation model incorporated evidence-based indicators as measures for coalition goal achievement and found the best practices program to be effective for eliminating SHS exposure...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the social and economic impact of community-based prenatal care
    Mary E Cramer
    College of Nursing and College of Public Health, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
    Public Health Nurs 24:329-36. 2007
    ..This article describes the evaluation and findings of a community-based prenatal care program, Omaha Healthy Start (OHS), designed to reduce local racial disparities in birth outcomes...
  8. ncbi request reprint Measuring community coalition effectiveness using the ICE instrument
    Mary E Cramer
    University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Nursing, Omaha, NE 68198 5330, USA
    Public Health Nurs 23:74-87. 2006
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  9. ncbi request reprint A conceptual model for understanding effective coalitions involved in health promotion programming
    Mary E Cramer
    University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Nursing, Omaha, NE 68198 5330, USA
    Public Health Nurs 23:67-73. 2006
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  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation informs coalition programming for environmental tobacco smoke reduction
    Mary E Cramer
    College of Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, 68198 5330, USA
    J Community Health Nurs 20:245-58. 2003
    ..Conclusions were that community health nurse evaluators can provide coalitions with formative evaluative data to inform strategic planning and increase the likelihood of effective program interventions for community impact on ETS...
  11. ncbi request reprint Comprehensive evaluation of a community coalition: a case study of environmental tobacco smoke reduction
    Mary E Cramer
    College of Nursing, College of Medicine, Department of Preventive and Societal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska 68198, USA
    Public Health Nurs 20:464-77. 2003
    ..The methodological approach and instrument presented here provide the public health nurse with a solid conceptual framework for approaching such a task...
  12. ncbi request reprint Comparative analysis of urban and rural nursing workforce shortages in Nebraska hospitals
    Mary Cramer
    Gerontological, Psychosocial, and Community Public Health Nursing Department at University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Nursing, NE, USA
    Policy Polit Nurs Pract 7:248-60. 2006
    ..Inadequate workforce targets perpetuate the shortage, especially in rural areas, and exacerbate the very reasons that RNs leave over concerns for patient safety, inadequate staffing, and job dissatisfaction...
  13. doi request reprint Telehealth: a policy analysis for quality, impact on patient outcomes, and political feasibility
    Linda Prinz
    University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing, Omaha, NE, USA
    Nurs Outlook 56:152-8. 2008
    ..Federal funding of telehealth through passage of legislation, such as HR1601, is a good first step to establishing further evidence for its capabilities, and it could lead to a more comprehensive approach to quality care...
  14. ncbi request reprint A policy analysis of health care reform: implications for nurses
    Melisa Paradis
    University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Nursing, and Children s Hospital and Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    Nurs Econ 27:281-7. 2009
    ..This is a crucial time for nurses to become active participants in our health care reform. Nursing input is needed at the individual, community, and federal levels...