Nancy Baumhover, PhD, RN, CCRN-K, CNE, is a Clinical Associate Professor with The University of Arizona, College of Nursing, who is a Certified Critical-Care Nurse in Knowledge (CCRN-K) and Certified Nurse Educator (CNE). Dr. Baumhover will coordinate the Bachelor of Science in Nursing with a focus in Integrative Health (BSN-IH) program located in the Phoenix, Arizona metropolitan area. The BSN-IH program is the first of its kind in the nation at bachelorette level and will launch in August 2019, graduating its first cohort in December 2020. Dr. Baumhover is completing her second term on the Arizona State Board of Nursing Education Committee and is currently enrolled in the Integrative Nursing Faculty Fellowship (INFF) with an anticipated completion date of May 2019. Her chosen integrative modalities include: Yoga and SoulCollage artwork for self-healing.
University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona
The Process of Death Imminence Awareness by Family Members of Patients in Adult Critical Care
M.S.N. Emphasis in Nursing Education
Nebraska Methodist College, Omaha, Nebraska
Spirituality and the Support For Family Presence During Invasive Procedures and Resuscitations in Adults
Nebraska Methodist College, Omaha, Nebraska
Recipient of Mary Opal Wolann Outstanding Dissertation Ward for Excellence in Nursing with Vulnerable Populations
University of Arizona, Fall 2013
Top 10% of Graduating PhD Class
Golden Key International Honour Society, Fall 2012
Convocation Faculty Pinner
Arizona State University, Spring 2010
Nominated by Nebraska Methodist Graduate Faculty
Who's Who in American Universities and Colleges, Spring 2007
Outstanding Master Program Student Award
Nebraska Methodist College, Spring 2007
Licensure & Certification
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider, American Heart Association (2017)
Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider, American Heart Association (2017)
Registered Nurse License, Arizona State Board of Nursing (2017)
Certified Nurse Educator, National League for Nursing (2014)
Critical-Care Registered Nurse-Knowledge, American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (2006)
Preparing undergraduate nursing students in integrative nursing care and success in passing the state board licensing exam
Integrative nursing, nursing education, adult critical care patients and their families, and end-of-life.
Baumhover, N. C., & Landgraff, T. (2009). The cardiovascular system. In CCRN: Certification for Adult, Pediatric and Neonatal Critical Care Nurses(pp 37-38). New York, New York: Kaplan.
Baumhover, N. C. (2015). The process of death imminence awareness by family members of patients in adult critical care. Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing, 34(3), 149-160. doi:doi: 10.1097/DCC.0000000000000113
Baumhover, N. C., & May, K. (2013). A vulnerable population: Families of patients in adult critical care.. AACN Advanced Critical Care, 24(2), 130-148. doi:doi: 10.1097/NCI.0b013e318286489e.
Baumhover, N. C., & Hughes, L. (2009). Spirituality and support for family presence during invasive procedures and resuscitations in adults. American Journal of Critical Care, 18(4), 357-366. doi:doi: 10.4037/ajcc2009759
Baumhover, N. C., & Froehlich, K. (2017, April). Attributes and behaviors of the most highly effective university nursing professors. Faculty Presentation. Arizona State University.
Baumhover, N. C., Senecal, J., & Froehlich, K. (2016, May). Self-efficacy in computer-based testing among undergraduate nursing students. Faculty Forum Presentation. Arizona State University.
Moris, B., Vana, K., Baumhover, N. C., Calacci, M., Froehlich, K., & Jarrell, K. (2015, October). Clinical innovations: Infusing interprofessional education and collaborative practice in undergraduate nursing curricula. Annual Dean & Directors Meeting. Tucson, Arizona: Arizona State Board of Nursing.
Baumhover, N. C. (2013, June). The process of death imminence awareness by family members of patients in adult critical care. Facilitating the Implementation of Research Evidence (FIRE). HonorHealth Shea Campus Scottsdale, Arizona: HonorHealth.
Baumhover, N. C. (2008, October). Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Geriatric Education. Building Careers in Geriatrics: First Forum on Geriatrics. Phoenix, Arizona: Arizona State University.
Scalise, B., Hosley, B., Baumhover, N. C., & Peterson, K. (2016, April). Determining medical-surgical nurses' perceptions of alcohol abusing patients. Western Institute of Nursing. Anaheim, California: Western Institute of Nursing.
Baumhover, N. C. (2013, April). A vulnerable population: Families of patients in adult critical care.. Western Institute of Nursing. Las Vegas, Nevada: Western Institute of Nursing.
Baumhover, N. C., & Hughes, L. (2007, November). Spirituality and support for family presence during invasive procedures and resuscitations in adults. Sigma Theta Tau International 39th Biennial Convention. Baltimore, Maryland: Sigma Theta Tau International.