Joanne V. Clements, MS, RN, ACNP

Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing
Joanne V. Clements

Contact Information

255 Crittenden Blvd. Box SON Rochester, NY 14642
Work: (585) 273-2520
Fax: (585) 273-1268
Email:

Education

Legal Nurse Consultant Certificate, 2002. University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, US

Legal Nurse Consultant Certificate, 2002. University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, US

Post-Master's Certificate, 1992. University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, US

M.S., 1988. University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, US

B.S., 1977. University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, US

Experience

Consultations to Universities, Health, and Science Agencies: 2006 - Current. External Reviewer. Wayne State University (Faculty Promotion). MI, US.

Consultations to Universities, Health, and Science Agencies: 2006 - 2006. External Reviewer. Wayne State University (Faculty Promotion). MI, US.

Consultations to Universities, Health, and Science Agencies: 2005 - 2006. Faculty Mentor. Partnerships for Quality Education (PQE), Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (Achieving Competence Today (ACT II) Program). US.

Faculty Appointments: 7/2010 - Current. Co-Director, Baccalaureate Programs. University of Rochester School of Nursing (APNN, RN/BS and RN/BS/MS Programs). Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 7/1994 - Current. Assistant Professor. University of Rochester School of Nursing (Clinical Nursing). Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 9/1999 - 7/2010. Director RN/BS and RN/BS/MS Programs. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 7/1989 - 1994. Instructor. University of Rochester School of Nursing (Clinical Nursing). Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 7/1988 - 1989. Clinical Associate. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 9/1999 - Current. Secondary Appointment: Nurse Practitioner. University of Rochester Medical Center (Center for Perioperative Medicine). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1998 - 1999. Director, Admissions Center. University of Rochester Medical Center; Continuity of Care and Case Management Department. Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1998 - 1999. Coordinator, Patient Education and Emergency Preparedness. University of Rochester Medical Center (Center for Patient and Family Education). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1995 - 1998. Clinical Chief. University of Rochester Medical Center (Surgical Nursing Service). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1994 - 1995. Senior Nurse Manager. University of Rochester Medical Center (Burn/Trauma Intensive Care Unit). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1992 - 1994. Nurse Manager. University of Rochester Medical Center (Burn/Intermediate Care Unit). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1988 - 1992. Clinical Nurse Specialist. University of Rochester Medical Center (Surgical Critical Care). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 7/1989 - 9/1989. Interim Associate Clinical Chief. University of Rochester Medical Center (Surgical Critical Care). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1986 - 1988. Staff Nurse (Per Diem). University of Rochester Medical Center (Surgical ICU and PACU). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1982 - 1986. Unit Teacher. Massachusetts General Hospital (Respiratory/Surgical Intensive Care Unit). Boston, MA, US.

Professional Experience: 1981 - 1982. Staff Nurse. Massachusetts General Hospital (Intensive Care Float Team). Boston, MA, US.

Professional Experience: 1980 - 1981. Staff Nurse. Massachusetts General Hospital (Respiratory/Surgical Intensive Care Unit). Boston, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1979 - 1980. Clinician/Pulmonary Patient Education Coordinator. North Carolina Memorial Hospital (Respiratory Intensive Care Unit). Chapel Hill, NC, US.

Professional Experience: 1978 - 1979. Staff Nurse. North Carolina Memorial Hospital (Respiratory Intensive Care Unit). Chapel Hill, NC, US.

Professional Experience: 1977 - 1978. Staff Nurse. North Carolina Memorial Hospital (Cardiology/Cardiothoracic Surgery Unit). Chapel Hill, NC, US.

Licensure

CCRN Certification, AACN

Acute Care

BLS for Healthcare Providers Certification, American Heart Association

Critical Care (Professional Board Certification)

Research

Transforming ICUs to Retain Staff and Improve Unit Outcomes. 7/2004 - 6/2009. Department of Health and Human Services.

Comparison of Two Weaning Protocols on Outcome of Critically Ill Surgical Patients. 1992 - 1993.

AACN Thunder Project: A Study to Evaluate the Effects of Heparinized vs. Non-Heparinized Flush Solutions on the Patency of Arterial Lines. 1991 - 1992. Strong Memorial Hospital.

Evaluation of Fentanyl Infusion Protocol. 1991 - 1992. Strong Memorial Hospital.

A Pilot of a Two Week Respiratory Muscle Training Program. 1990 - 1991. University of Rochester.

Patient Adaption to the Hospital Technological Environment. 1987 - 1988.

Publications

Clements, J.V., Parrinello, K.. (1998). Career Advancement for the Nurse in Advanced Practice. Nursing Management, 29 (12), 41-45.

Clements, J.V.. (1992). Sympathomimetics, Inotropics and Vasodilators. In MM Kuhn (Ed.), AACN Clinical Issues in Critical Care Nursing, 3 (2), 395-408.

Presentations

Get the Facts: BS in 10 Forum for Nurses and Nursing Students.
BS in 10 Forum, FLONE/GVNA

Health Professions Panel.
UR Student Event, University of Rochester

Using Social Networking Technology.
Future Faculty Workshop, University of Rochester Warner School of Education

Mentoring: Pathway to Success.
Critical Care Leadership Series, University of Rochester Medical Center

Leveling Genetics Curriculum in an Accelerated Program for Non-Nurses (APNN) and an RN to BS Program.
Annual Meeting, International Society of Nurses in Genetics

Portfolio Development.
Seventh Annual Graduate Preceptor Workshop, University of Rochester School of Nursing

Accelerated Pathways to Advanced Nursing Degrees.
AACN Master's Education Conference, AACN

Evolution of the Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Role.
Surgical Grand Rounds, Beth Israel Medical Center

Advanced Assessment.
Western NY Symposium on Advanced Practice, University of Rochester

Sympathomimetics, Inotropics and Vasodilators.
Cardiovascular Nursing Conference, Contemporary Forums

Career Ladders and the Advanced Practice Nurse.
The Advanced Practice Nurse: Charting the Course Conference, University of Rochester

Wave Form Analysis.
Hemodynamic Monitoring Update, University of Rochester School of Medicine

Oxygen Transport and Consumption.
Linkages Conference, GRFL Chapter AACN

Concepts in Oxygen Transport and SVO2 Monitoring.
Critical Care Symposium, Flower City Health Care

Innovations in Mechanical Ventilation and Weaning.
First Annual Critical Care Trauma Symposium, Flower City Health Care

Hemodynamic Waveform Analysis.
Tenth Annual Update in Critical Care, University of Rochester School of Medicine

Innovations in Mechanical Ventilation and Weaning.
First Annual Critical Care Trauma Symposium, Flower City Health Care

Concepts in Oxygen Transport and SVO2 Monitoring.
First Annual Critical Care Trauma Symposium, Flower City Health Care

Pulmonary System.
CCRN Review Course, GRFL Chapter AACN

Pulmonary System.
CCRN Review Course , GRFL Chapter AACN

Hemodynamic Waveform Analysis.
Ninth Annual Update in Critical Care, University of Rochester School of Medicine

Pulmonary System.
CCRN Review Course , GRFL Chapter AACN

A Case Study Approach to Acid-Base Balance.
Eighth Annual Update in Critical Care, University of Rochester School of Medicine

A Case Study Approach to Acid-Base Balance.
Seventh Annual Update in Critical Care, University of Rochester School of Medicine

Anesthetic Agents and Adjuncts: Airway and Respiratory Management of Anesthetized Patients.
Merrimack Valley Chapter AACN

Penetrating and Crush Injuries of the Chest.
Medical Media Associates

Multiple Lumen Catheters.
Infection Control Update, Association for Practitioners of Infection Control

The Respiratory System.
Health Education Consortium

Pulmonary System.
CCRN Review Course, Greater Boston Chapter AACN

Arterial Blood Gas Interpretation.
Emergency Department Nurse Education Program, Massachusetts General Hospital

Initial Management of the Patient in Respiratory Distress.
Medical Media Associates

Respiratory Care Workshop.
Respiratory Care

Anesthetic Agents and Adjuncts: Airway and Respiratory Management of Anesthetized Patients.
Medical Media Associates

Pulmonary System.
CCRN Review Course, Southern NH Chapter AACN

Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome.
Multiple Trauma Patient in the ICU Conference, Massachusetts General Hospital

Arterial Blood Gas Interpretation.
Emergency Department Educational Program, Massachusetts General Hospitall

Advanced Hemodynamic Monitoring.
Advanced Hemodynamic Monitoring Workshop, Nashoba Community Hospital

Total Care of the Ventilator Dependent Patient.
Conference, Medical Media Associates

Pulmonary System.
CCRN Review Course, Emerson Hospital

Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome: The State and the Art.
Monthly Meeting, Greater Boston Chapter AACN

Awards

Louise Mellon Fellowship in Critical Care Nursing.
Louise Mellon Foundation, 1997

Louise Mellon Fellowship in Critical Care.
Louise Mellon Foundation, 1996

Sarah and Ernest Taylor Memorial Nursing Award.
University of Rochester School of Nursing, 1988

Louise Mellon Fellowship in Critical Care Nursing.
Louise Mellon Foundation, 1986

Memberships

New York Organization of Nurse Executives (NYONE), Member

Future of Nursing Regional Action Coalition, Member

Finger Lakes Organization of Nurse Executives (FLONE), Member

Sigma Theta Tau International, Epsilon Xi Chapter, Member

Sigma Theta Tau International, Epsilon Xi Chapter, Undergraduate Counselor

Sigma Theta Tau International, Epsilon Xi Chapter, Board Member

American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Member

Quality Management Network, Institute of Healthcare Improvement, Team Participant

Institute of Healthcare Improvement, Team Participant

New York Organization of Nurse Executives, Member

American Organization of Nurse Executives, Member

Finger Lakes Organization of Nurse Executives, Member

Greater Rochester Finger Lakes Chapter AACN, Member

American Burn Association, Member

Genesee Valley Nurses Association, Member

Greater Rochester Finger Lakes Chapter AACN, Board of Directors

Society of Critical Care Medicine, Member

Greater Rochester Finger Lakes Chapter AACN, President

Foundation for Critical Care, Regional Coordinator, National Critical Care Awareness Week

Community Service

AACN, Reviewer

URMC, Volunteer

Women's Foundation of Genesee Valley, Member

Quality Resource Management Group Rochester Regional Healthcare Association