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On June 2, 2021, Columbia University School of Nursing and NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital convened a panel of health care leaders to discuss the Future of Nursing 2020-2030 report.
New research by Patricia Stone, PhD, found that nursing homes (NHs) with Black residents had higher rates of COVID-19 infection and deaths during the first wave of the pandemic.
Source:McKnight's Long-Term Care News
Patricia Stone was featured in an article about infection preventionist requirements.
Rep. Thomas Suozzi joined 144 MDE students via Zoom for their Health and Social Policy class this semester, providing a real-world perspective on health care policy.
Source:News 10 ABCFebruary 27, 2021
Patricia Stone, PhD, commented on the data from the NY State Health Department in regards to nursing home deaths from COVID-19 and the implementation of the National Healthcare Safety Network.
Source:Annals of Long-Term CareFebruary 26, 2021
Columbia Nursing was mentioned in an article about a new study showing reduced hospital trips for patients in facilities that integrate palliative care and infection management.
- February 23, 2021
Rep. Lauren Underwood, MSN/MPH, RN, one of three nurses serving in the U.S. House of Representatives, spoke with nurses about how they can advocate for a better health care system for all.
Source:McKnight's Long-Term Care NewsJanuary 21, 2021
Patricia Stone, PhD, was quoted in an article about her study on disparities in nursing home end-of-life care.
Source:City & State New YorkDecember 9, 2020
Patricia Stone, PhD, commented on the importance of limiting the spread of COVID-19 in nursing homes.
Source:The Sacramento BeeAugust 24, 2020
Patricia Stone, PhD, was interviewed about a new California state mandate regarding home inspectors' roles.
- August 19, 2020
U.S. Congresswoman Donna Shalala and Chelsea Clinton join Assistant Professor Adriana Arcia's Health and Social Policy in the Context of Practice class.
Source:The Wall Street JournalAugust 14, 2020
Patricia Stone, PhD, spoke on the importance of testing nursing home inspectors for COVID-19 as they travel from facility to facility.
Source:News Medical Life SciencesJuly 14, 2020
An editorial by Patricia Stone, PhD, was featured in an article about advancing palliative care during COVID-19 pandemic.
Source:The Sacramento BeeJuly 11, 2020
Patricia Stone, PhD, describes the need for widespread COVID-19 testing among nursing homes to prevent further outbreak