Chrys Anderson

Chrys Anderson, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, CPHQ
Clinical Assistant Professor
602-510-2436

Research and Clinical:

Research and Clinical Interest: 
Evidence-based Practice; Patient Safety; Quality and Continuous Improvement; Clinical Outcome Monitoring and Measurement; Process Management
Research & Scholarship: 

Dr. Anderson has published in Clinical Nursing Research, Public Health Reports, Nurse Leader, Hospital Case Management, Home Healthcare Nurse, and Caring.  She co-authored a chapter in Behavior Systems for the Developmentally Disabled.  Dr. Anderson has been a frequent podium presenter at AzAHQ educational conferences and presented a poster on clincial outcome monitoring at the National Conference on Nursing Quality Databases.

All Funding: 
Currently there is no grant funding information for this individual.
Publications: 
2014

Anderson, C., Dolansky, M., Damato, E., & Jones, K. (2014). Predictors of serious fall injury in hospitalized patients, Clinical Nursing Research, DOI: 10.1177/1054773814530758

Anderson, C, Post, K., Smith, D., Stinson, K., & Fitzpatrick, J. (2014). Selling your dream – Business planning for the nurse leader, Nurse Leader, October.

2002

Long, C., Anderson, C., Greenberg, E., & Woomer, N., (2002) Defining and monitoring indwelling catheter-related urinary tract infections, Home Healthcare Nurse, 20 (4), 255-262.

1999

Woomer, N., Long, C. O., Anderson, C., Greenberg, E. A. (1999) Benchmarking in home health care: A collaborative approach, Caring, November.

1997

Anderson, C.  (1997) Integrating practices across the continuum of care, Hospital Case Management, May.

1996

Anderson, C. & Murphy, J. F. (1996) Will elderly seasonal nomads need health services?      Public Health Reports, 111 (1), pp. 55.

1984

Strickler, K. & Anderson, C. (1984) ERI Guidelines for software development, School Microcomputing Bulletin, May.

1983

Swenson, R.P.& Anderson, C. (1983) Motivational factors in computer-assisted instruction, Creative Computing, September.

1977

Swenson, R.P., Seekins, T. & Anderson, C. (1977) "The design of service delivery systems and   habilitative environments," in L.A. Hamerlynck (ed.), Behavior Systems for the Developmentally Disabled. New York: Brunner-Mazel.

Honors and Awards: 
2013
Clinton E. and Vickie A. Lambert Award for Scholarly Writing – Case Western Reserve University
1997
Honorable Mention Quality Award for facilitating quality improvements having institution-wide impact.- Society of Ambulatory Care Professionals
1988
Recognition of Academic Achievement – Sigma Theta Tau
Education: 
Institution/LocationDegreeAttendedField of Study
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland OH
DNP
2010-2013
Clinical Leadership
Arizona State University, Tempe AZ
MS
1990-1994
Community Health Nursing
Carroll College, Helena MT
BA
1984-1988
Nursing
Macalester College, St. Paul MN
BA
1967-1970
Psychology
University of Rhode Island, Kingston RI
None
1973-1977
PhD Student in Experimental Psychology - No degree