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2016 University Award for
Excellence in Collaborative Achievement

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Innovative Technology for Global Nursing

Innovative Technology for Global Nursing, 2016 Recipient of the University Award for Excellence in Collaborative Achievement

Dean Susan Gallagher Lepak
Associate Prof. T. Heather Herdman

The team of faculty members T. Heather Herdman and Dean Susan Gallagher-Lepak is innovative, resourceful and productive. They demonstrate their collaborative excellence through their ability to work across campus reporting lines and to engage in creative initiatives while advancing the University Mission. Their collaboration exceeds the boundaries of the University and includes international sharing of technical and academic expertise through their discovery. Using the pooled resources of UW-Green Bay, UW-Systems, WiSys Technology Foundation and NANDA International, this dynamic duo created an innovative technology for the global nursing workforce. Their app, NurScope™, is a nursing diagnosis tool for mobile devices, designed to assist registered nurses and extend their clinical reasoning and ultimately improve patient outcomes.

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