A selection of recent scholarly articles published by PICANTES faculty in peer-reviewed journals sorted by date is below. Click the Article title for a link to the publication:

Article PICANTES Author(s) Published
High-Quality Nursing Home and Palliative Care – One and the Same Mary Ersek, PhD, RN; Joan Carpenter, PhD, CRNP Dec 23, 2021
Implementing Primary Palliative Care in Post-acute Nursing Home Care: Protocol for an Embedded Pilot Pragmatic Trial Joan Carpenter, PhD, CRNP; Nancy Hodgson, PhD, RN; Andrew Murray; Mary Ersek, PhD, RN Sept 23, 2021
Building Strong Clinician-Researcher Collaborations for Successful Hospice and Palliative Care Research Joan Carpenter, PhD, CRNP Feb 1, 2022
Postacute care outcomes in home health or skilled nursing facilities in patients with a diagnosis of dementia Bob Burke, MD, MS & Ashley Ritter, PhD, CRNP Aug 12, 2021
Implementation of a Coronavirus Disease 2019 Vaccination Condition of Employment in a Community Nursing Home Ashley Ritter, PhD, CRNP Aug 7, 2021
A Timed Activity Protocol to Address Sleep-Wake Disorders in Home Dwelling Persons Living with Dementia: The Healthy Patterns Clinical Trial Nancy Hodgson, PhD, RN Aug 3, 2021
Gaps in Hospital and Skilled Nursing Facility Responsibilities During Transitions of Care: a Comparison of Hospital and SNF Clinicians’ Perspectives Bob Burke, MD, MS Aug 1, 2021
Recommendations to Deliver Person-Centered Long-Term Care for Persons Living With Dementia Ann Kolanowski, PhD, RN Jul 22, 2021
Associations Between Caregiver Mastery and Anxiety in Persons Living with Dementia: A Study of Dyads Living in Community  Nancy Hodgson, PhD, RN Jul 10, 2021
Alternative Consent Models in Pragmatic Palliative Care Clinical Trials Joan Carpenter, PhD, CRNP; Nancy Hodgson, PhD, RN; Mary Ersek, PhD, RN Jul 6, 2021
Outcomes of post-acute care in skilled nursing facilities in Medicare beneficiaries with and without a diagnosis of dementia Bob Burke, MD, MS; Ashley Ritter, PhD, CRNP Jun 25, 2021
Integration Activities Between Hospitals and Skilled Nursing Facilities: A National Study Bob Burke, MD, MS May 29, 2021
Recruiting Persons with Dementia and Caregivers in a Clinical Trial: Dyads Perceptions Nancy Hodgson, PhD, RN Apr 17, 2021
Impact of COVID-19 on Dementia Caregivers and Factors Associated With their Anxiety Symptoms Nancy Hodgson, PhD, RN Apr 15, 2021
A Call to the CMS: Mandate Adequate Professional Nurse Staffing in Nursing Homes Ann Kolanowski, PhD, RN Mar 1st, 2021
“Why Couldn’t I Go in To See Him?” Bereaved Families’ Perceptions of End-of-Life Communication During COVID-19
Mary Ersek, PhD, RN Mar 1st, 2021
Developing and Implementing a Novel Program to Prepare Nursing Home-Based Geriatric Nurse Practitioners in Primary Palliative Care
Joan Carpenter, PhD, CRNP; Mary Ersek, PhD, RN Feb 15, 2021
Sleep Characteristics, Neighborhood Factors, Function, Mood, and Well-Being in Older Adults With Dementia Nancy Hodgson, PhD, RN Dec 16, 2020
Conducting Clinical Trials Among Persons with Dementia: Methods, Challenges, and Opportunities for Improvement Nancy Hodgson, PhD, RN Nov 8, 2019
In-Person Fidelity Monitoring: Home-Based Intervention Delivery for Persons with Dementia and their Caregivers Nancy Hodgson, PhD, RN Nov 1, 2019