Ron J. Piscotty Jr., PhD, RN-BC, FAMIA

Ron J. Piscotty Jr., PhD, RN-BC, FAMIA
  • Assistant Professor
    Organizational Systems and Adult Health
Location:
Room 445D, School of Nursing Building
Phone:
410-706-6508
Email:
piscotty@umaryland.edu

Education

  • BSN, Nursing, Wayne State University
  • MS, Nursing Business and Health Systems, University of Michigan
  • PhD, Nursing Systems, University of Michigan

Contracts, Fellowships, Grants, and Sponsored Research

  • Date:
    2016 - 2018
    Title:
    Dean's Research Scholars Program
    Sponsoring Organization:
    University of Maryland School of Nursing
    Role:
    Principal
  • Date:
    2016 - 2019
    Title:
    New Nurse Faculty Fellowship
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Maryland Higher Education Commission
    Role:
    Principal

Research Activity

  • Duration:
    2016 - 2019
    Title:
    Healthcare Acquired Infection Dashboard
    Description:
    Development and testing of an electronic dashboard to display missed documentation related to evidenced based care that has been shown to decrease or prevent healthcare acquired infractions.
    Status:
    On-Going

Publications

  • Mogos, M., Jones, L., Robinson, N., Whitehead, A., Piscotty, R. J. & Goba, G.. Prevalence, correlates, and outcomes of co-occuring hypertensive disorders of pregnancy and depression among women with pregnancy. Journal of Women's Health.
  • Lopez, K. D., Castner, J., Pruinelli, L., Schoville, R., Piscotty, R. J., Farag, A., et al (2018). Shared Passion at the Nexus of Nursing Informatics, Systems, Policy, and Research: Midwest Nursing Research Society Advances the State of the Science. CIN-COMPUTERS INFORMATICS NURSING, 36 (1), 5-7. doi:10.1097/CIN.0000000000000412
  • Hranchook, A., Penprase, B. & Piscotty, R. J. (2018, December). Mobile computing devices in the preoperative environment: A survey exploring CRNA uses and experiences. American Association of Nurse Anesthetists Journal, 86 (6), 471-478.
  • Piscotty, R. J. (2018). Impact of healthcare information technology on nursing practice. K. Bauce & J. Fitzpatrick (Eds.). Nursing research critiques: A model of excellence, 127-136. New York, NY: Springer.
  • Villaseñor, S. & Piscotty, Jr, R. J. (2016, January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1). The current state of e-prescribing: Implications for advanced practice registered nurses.. Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, 28 (1), 54-61. doi:10.1002/2327-6924.12263
  • Piscotty, R. J. & Jones, L. M. (2016). Social media use and critical care nursing: Implications for practice. Nursing2016 Critical Care, 11 (3), 1–5. LWW.
  • Mysen, K. L., Penprase, B. & Piscotty, R. J. (2016, March 1). Patient Satisfaction With Electronic Health Record Use by Primary Care Nurse Practitioners.. Computers, informatics, nursing : CIN, 34 (3), 116-21. doi:10.1097/CIN.0000000000000218
  • Piscotty, R. J., Martindell, E. & Karim, M. (2016). Nurses’ self-reported social media and mobile device use in the work setting. Online J Nurs Informatics, 20 (1).
  • Scardillo, J., Dunn, K. S. & Piscotty, Jr, R. (2016, May 1). Exploring the Relationship Between Resilience and Ostomy Adjustment in Adults With a Permanent Ostomy.. Journal of wound, ostomy, and continence nursing : official publication of The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society, 43 (3), 274-9. doi:10.1097/WON.0000000000000222
  • Grobbel, C, Piscotty, R, Holka, K, Poly-Droulard,,, L,, & Binge, A. (2016). An Assessment of Personal, Professional, and Leadership Values of Nursing Students: Defining a Path Towards Becoming a Caring Professional. International Journal for Human Caring, 20 (4), 193–196. International Association for Human Caring.

Areas of Specialization

  • Nursing Informatics and Nursing Systems

Primary Teaching Areas

  • Nursing and Healthcare Informatics

Honors/Awards

  • Name:
    Fellow
    Sponsoring organization:
    American Medical Informatics Association
    Date:
    October 2018

Academic and Professional Activities

University

  • Date:
    2016 - 2018
    Organization:
    Master of Science Curriculum Committee
    Role:
    Member

Professional

  • Date:
    2018 - 2019
    Organization:
    AMIA Annual Symposium Scientific Planning Committee
    Role:
    Committee Member
  • Date:
    2017 - 2020
    Organization:
    Alliance for Nursing Informatics Steering Committee
    Role:
    Committee Member
  • Date:
    2017 - 2019
    Organization:
    Sigma Theta Tau International
    Role:
    Task Force Member
  • Date:
    2010 - Current
    Organization:
    Computers, Informatics, Nursing
    Role:
    Editorial Review Board Member
  • Date:
    2011 - Current
    Organization:
    Journal of Nursing Education
    Role:
    Editorial Review Board Member