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About Us

Ying Xue, DNSc, RN

Associate Professor
Ying Xue

Contact Information

255 Crittenden Blvd. Box SON Rochester, NY 14642
Work: (585) 276-3136
Fax: (585) 273-1268
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Education

Postdoctoral Fellow, . University of Pennsylvania, Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research. National Institute for Nursing Research , Philadelphia, PA, US

Doctor of Nursing Science (DNSc), . Yale University, New Haven, CT, US

Experience

Faculty Appointments: 2006 - 2012. Assistant Professor of Nursing. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 2012 - Current. Associate Professor of Nursing. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Research

Studies of Supplemental Nurses. 9/2008 - 8/2011. Robert Wood Johnson Foundation - Nurse Faculty Scholars Program.

Quality and Cost Outcomes of Hospital Supplemental Nurse Staffing. 9/2007 - Current. Robert Wood Johnson Foundation - Interdisciplinary Nursing Quality Research Initiative.

Publications

Aiken, LH., Shang, JJ., Xue, Y., Sloan, DM.. (n.d.). Hospital Use of Agency-Employed Supplemental Nurses and Patient Mortality and Failure to Rescue. Health Services Research.

Lowey, S.E., Powers, B.A., & Xue, Y. . (2013). Short of breath and dying: State of the science on opioid agents for the palliation of refractory dyspnea in older adults. Journal of Gerontological Nursing, 39, 43-52.

Xue, Y., Aiken, LH., Freund, DA., Noyes, K. (2012). Quality outcomes of hospital supplemental nurse staffing. Journal of Nursing Administration, 42 (12), 580-585.

Xue, Y., Smith, J., Freund, D.A. & Aiken, L.H.. (2012). Supplemental nurses are just as educated, slightly less experienced, and more diverse compared to permanent nurses. Health Affairs, 31 (11), 2510-2517. doi 10.1377/hlthaff.2011.1297 Health Aff November 2012 vol. 31 no. 11 2510-2517.

Aiken, L.H., Xue, Y., Clarke, S.P., & Sloane, D.M.. (2007). Supplemental nurse staffing in hospitals and quality of care. Journal of Nursing Administration, 37 (7), 335-342.

Xue, Y., Schulman-Green, D., Czaplinski, C., Harris, D., & McCorkle, R.. (2007). Pain attitudes and knowledge among nurses, pharmacists and physicians on an inpatient oncology service. Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, 11 (5), 687-95.

Schulman-Green, D., Harris, D., Xue, Y., Loseth, D., Czaplinski, C., Donovan, C., et al.. (2005). Unlicensed staff members' experiences with patients' pain on an inpatient oncology unit: Implications for redesigning the care delivery system. Cancer Nursing, 28 (5), 340-347.

Xue, Y., Cohen, S.S.. (2004). Dietary supplements: policy and research implications for nurses. Journal of Policy, Politics, & Nursing Practice, 5 (3), 149-159.

Xue, Y., Milone-Nuzzo, P.. (2004). Development of hospice in China. Caring, 23 (1), 34-36.

Zou, D.H., Xue, Y., Wang, C.M., and Kim, I.. (1999). Assessing palliative care educational needs amongst working nurses, nursing students, and educators in Tianjin, China. Chinese Journal of Clinical Oncology, 26, 4-8.

Cui, Y.T., Xue, Y., and Jiao, D.Y.. (1997). The diagnosis criteria of brain death and the value of various equipment examinations. Chinese Hospice Journal, 2 (1), 1-5.

Presentations

Hospital Use of Supplemental Nurses and Patient Mortality and Failure to Rescue.
Shang, J., Xue, Y., Aiken, LH. National State of the Science Congress on Nursing Research

Does use of supplemental nurses increase hospital length of stay? .
Xue, Y. AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting

Hospital supplemental nurses and patient outcomes.
• Shang, J., Aiken, LH, Cimiotti, J., Xue, Y. Eastern Nursing Research Society Annual Meeting

Opioid use for the palliation of terminal dyspnea in older adults with heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
• Lowey, S. Power, B., Xue, Y. Eastern Nursing Research Society Annual Meeting

The relationship between process and outcomes for stroke post prospective payment in inpatient rehabilitation facilities.
• O'Brien, SR., Ingersoll, G., Xue, Y., Kelly, A., Chen, D. International Stroke Conference

Hospital supplemental nurses and patient outcomes.
Shang, J., Xue, Y., Cimiotti, J., Aiken, L. H. Academy Health Annual Research Meeting

Supplemental Nurses (SRN), their reasons and perceptions as a SRN.
Shang, J., Xue, Y., Aiken, L. H. Eastern Nursing Research Society 2011 conference

Supplemental nurse staffing and quality of patient care.
St. Peter’s Hospital Nursing Department’s Annual Day of Nursing Inquiry, Foundation of New York State Nurses

Quality outcomes of hospital supplemental nurse staffing.
Xue, Y., Aiken, LH., Freund, D., Noyes, K. AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting

Does use of supplemental nurses increase hospital cost? .
Xue, Y., Chapple, A., Aiken, LH., Freund, D., Noyes, K. AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting

National trends of supplemental nurses’ characteristics from 1984 to 2004. .
Xue, Y., Smith, J., Freund, D., Aiken, LH. AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting

Chair. Call-for-paper session "Nursing process of care and job experience".
AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting

Employment Trends of Supplemental Nurses from 1984 to 2004: Implications for Workforce Planning.
RWJF - NFS National Meeting

Quality Outcomes of Hospital Supplemental Nurse Staffing.
American Academy of Nursing 36th Annual Conference and Meeting, Xue, Y, Aiken LH, Freund, D., Noyes, K. American Academy of Nursing 36th Annual Conference and Meeting

Quality Outcomes of Hospital Supplemental Nurse Staffing.
RWJF - INQRI Fourth Annual Meeting

Length of survival time in matched hospice and non-hospice cancer patients.
The First Annual Retreat and Research Symposium of National Palliative Care Research Center, Co-sponsored by the College of Palliative Care and the American Cancer Society

Application of Database in Chronic Disease Management - A Case Study.
on Prevention and Management of Chronic Conditions, Ma, T., Xue, Y., McCorkle, R. International Nursing Conference

The influence of patient, healthcare provider, and organization characteristics on the use of home hospice care versus traditional home care prior to death.
Annual Research meeting, Xue, Y., Milone-Nuzzo, P. AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting

Pain knowledge and attitudes of inpatient oncology healthcare providers at an academic medical center.
16th Annual Scientific Sessions, Xue, Y., Schulman-Green, D., Harris, D., Czaplinski, C., Donovan, C., Loseth, D., & McCorkle, R. Eastern Nursing Research Society

Home care in Thailand & The People's Republic of China.
22nd Annual meeting and 3rd World Congress, Xue, Y., Milone-Nuzzo, P. The National Association for Home Care & Hospice

Awards

Health Policy Synergy Workshop.
Institute of Medicine & Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, 2009

Nurse Faculty Scholars - Inaugural Class.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, 2008

AAHPM College of Palliative Care Scholar.
American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, National Palliative Care Research Center, & American Cancer Society, 2007

The Promising New Investigator Award.
University of Rochester School of Nursing, 2007

Anthony DiGuida/Delta Mu Research Prize.
Yale University School of Nursing, 2005

Memberships

AcademyHealth, Member

Sigma Theta Tau International, Epsilon Xi Chapter, Nurse leaders

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