Jun 7, 2023
#nursing #innovation #jimjimsreinventionrevolution #israel
Melissa Cole is a nurse and visionary leader on a mission to transform healthcare through nursing. Listen to JJRR 105 as Melissa shares why she left her executive hospital position to lead a new university nursing program. Recruited back to school for her Doctorate in Nursing Practice, Melissa is driving a new vision for nursing education including: entrepreneurship, professional development and self-care training. And coming off an immersive trip to Israel, the “startup nation,” Melissa is poised kick off her first student cohort with innovative practices and global connections.
04:08s DNP – Doctor of Nursing Practice, new terminal degree pioneered by CWRU
05:24s Recruiting a cohort of Nursing colleagues for DNP programs, fully paid!
09:20s CWRU jumpstarting a new DNP program with scholarship dollars
10:46s Breaking down and jumping all in to going back to school
13:04s The future of nursing and kicking off a new nursing school
15:56s Her husband’s suggestion impacts Melissa’s career decision
20:07s Ordering body bags and armoring up during the pandemic
21:05s Post pandemic purpose – infusing healthcare with entrepreneurship and technology
24:24s Melissa’s vision for nursing education to includes certificates in:
· Professional development
· Innovation / entrepreneurship
· Self-care and resiliency
30:40s Breaking nursing out of the box
32:40s Visiting Israel with the Boler school of Business from John Carroll University
35:08s Israel’s culture of loyalty and risk
40:09s Experiencing Hadassah medical center from the inside out by caring for our tour guide
41:32s Meeting with a “Nursepreneur”
42:30s Planning a healthcare “redesign” session to take place in Cleveland, Ohio USA
46:30s Embracing technology in healthcare for the first time during the pandemic
51:44s In regard to reinvention revelation: “it’s about being open”
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