Lorie Lucas, MSN, RN

Assistant Professor

Email: llucas@sf.edu
Phone: 260.399.7700, ext. 8542

Professional Education

  • Master of Science in Nursing – University of Saint Francis, 2009
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Bowling Green State University, 1987 

Clinical Expertise/Certification

  • Certified Nurse Educator
  • Progressive Critical Care Nursing certification
  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support certification
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) instructor
  • Core Disaster Life Support certification
  • Certified TB test administrator 

Awards and Recognitions

  • Values in Action Award – University of Saint Francis, 2012
  • Northeast Indiana Organization of Nurse Executives Scholarship, 2007
  • Outstanding Academic Achievement, MSN – University of Saint Francis, 2009
  • Outstanding Clinical Achievement, MSN – University of Saint Francis, 2009 

Professional Memberships

  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing
    • Xi Nu Chapter-at-Large
  • American Nurses Association (ANA)
  • International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation & Learning
  • National League for Nursing (NLN)
  • American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN)
  • American Heart Association
  • Indiana State Nurses Association (ISNA)

Publications

  • Lucas, L. (2011). QSEN-Quality and safety education in nursing: Lives depend upon it! Illumination, 3(5), 1-2.
  • Lucas, L. (2010). Partnering to enhance the nursing curriculum: Electronic medical record accessibility. Clinical Simulation in Nursing, 6(3), 97-102.
  • Lucas, L. (2009). A Closer Look at the Role of Clinical Faculty: Surviving the First Year. Illumination, 2(6), 1-2. 

Presentations

  • “Evidence Based Teaching Approaches for Nurse Educators” – Department of Nursing faculty, University of Saint Francis; January 2010
  • “Introduction to Quality and Safety Education for Nurses” – BSN seminar, University of Saint Francis; April 2011
  • “QSEN Competencies: Beginning Steps to Incorporate QSEN into Curriculum” – Department of Nursing faculty, University of Saint Francis; December 2011
  • “Simulation Facilitator” – Simulation Workshop, School of Health Sciences faculty, University of Saint Francis; May 2012
  • “Informal Sharing: Unique and Innovative Teaching Tips and Strategies” – Department of Nursing faculty, University of Saint Francis; April 2013
  • “Debriefing the Debriefer” – Simulation Workshop, School of Health Sciences faculty, University of Saint Francis; May 2013

Research

  • Safe Zone Medication Administration, evidence-based clinical study – with NURS 406 students, Parkview Health; spring 2010

Community Service

  • Charis House
  • Martin Luther King Jr. A Day of Caring, University of Saint Francis
  • Healthy Cities Health Fair, Fort Wayne, Ind.
  • Focus on Health, University of Saint Francis
  • Differentiating Practice, Parkview Professional Development Day
  • American Red Cross Blood Drive
  • CPR instructor, University of Saint Francis faculty and staff 

Curriculum Vitae

View Lorie Lucas’ curriculum vitae.