Deborah A. Gorombei, RN, DNP, CFRN, LNCC

Deborah A. Gorombei, RN, DNP, CFRN, LNCC
Site Clinical Coordinator, Phoenix MEPN Program
Clinical Assistant Professor
602-827-2477
Nursing
Room Number: 
121

Research and Clinical:

Research and Clinical Interest: 
Interdisciplinary hybrid health promotion programs, patient activation and engagement, and Emergency / Critical Care
Clinical Expertise: 
  • Advanced Burn Life Support Course [ABLS]
  • AHA Advanced Cardiac Life Support Course [ACLS]
  • AHA Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation; Provider – C [CPR]
  • AHA Pediatric Advanced Life Support [PALS]
  • ASFA – Youth Fitness Training Certified
  • Certified Flight Registered Nurse [CFRN] 
  • Legal Nurse Consultant Certified [LNCC] 
  • Trauma Nurse Certification Course, Instructor [TNCC-I] 
  • Trauma Nurse Certification Course, Provider, Version 7 [TNCC]
Research & Scholarship: 
  • April 2013 - Present      Manuscript Reviewer - Journal of Trauma Nursing (peer-reviewed)
  • Aug 2011 - 2014           Item Writer for CEN/CFRN Certification Exams
  • Graduate Research / Teaching Assistant: 
  • Course:  Systems Thinking in a Complex Environment / Technical
  • General:  Purdue University Calumet / Technical
  • Study:  Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL. Study: “The Postoperative Blood Status and Mood States of Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Patients" with Dorothy M. Lanuza, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAHA.
All Funding: 
Currently there is no grant funding information for this individual.
Publications: 
2014

Mangold, K., Denke, N., Gorombei, D., Ostrowski, T. & Root, L. (2014). Principles of successful professional partnerships. Nursing Administration Quarterly, 38(4), 340-347.

2008

Content Reviewer / Editor. ‘Emergency Department’ chapter. [2010, February 19]. In A. M. Peterson & L. Kopishke [Eds.], Legal Nurse Consulting: Principles and Practice, 3rd Edition. AALNC / CRC Press.

2007

Crowell, P.O., Plate, L. & Gorombei, D.A. [2007]. Medical Malpractice Reform. Journal of Legal Nurse Consulting 18[1], 20-23.

2006

Gorombei, D.A., Oldham, R.M. & Baulch, M.N. [2006]. Legal Issues in Transport. In D.Y. Clark, J. Stocking, & J. Johnson [Eds.], Flight and Ground Transport Nursing Core Curriculum [pp.909-942]. Denver, CO: Air & Surface Transport Nurses Association.

2006

Gorombei, D.A. & Plate, L. [2006]. Nixing Computer Phobia: How to Acquire and Develop Basic Technological Skills. Journal of Legal Nurse Consulting, 17[1], 24-26.

2005

Oldham, R.O. & Gorombei, D.A. [2005, October 2]. Technology: Computer-Generated Exhibits. LNC Resource, p. 24.

Honors and Awards: 
2014
Worldwide Leaders in HealthCare 2014, International Nurses Association
2014
Sigma Theta Tau, International Honor Society of Nursing, Beta Upsilon Chapter
2014
Ambassador – PHIT America
2013
Leader, Prevent Obesity
2013
Scholar Award Nomination, Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.) Foundation
2006
Manchester - Who’s Who Among Executives and Professionals; 2005-2006 Edition
1995
Sigma Theta Tau, International Honor Society of Nursing, Mu Omega Chapter - Purdue University
1990
Sigma Theta Tau, International Honor Society of Nursing, Alpha Beta Chapter – Loyola University
Education: 
Institution/LocationDegreeAttendedField of Study
Loyola University, Chicago, Illinois
BSN
1985-1990
Purdue University Calumet, Hammond, Indiana
M.S.
1993-1995
Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist
Arizona State University College of Nursing & Health Innovation
2012-In progess
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program - Post-Master’s Innovation Leadership