Dr. Roedlach is working with Dr. Laura Heinemann, Dr. Laeth Nasir, & Dr. Dianne Travers Gustafson conducting a qualitative study exploring the health-related needs and concerns of patients visiting the Florence Clinic in Omaha, particularly those with a migration and refugee background. The ultimate goal of the study is to contribut eto an evaluation of the existing services provided by the Florence Clinic. Dr. Roedlach currently also is developing a year-long study exploring the parish-nursing model. The goal of this study is to better understand (1) what types of parishes are mroe likely to adopt the model than others, (2) what types of clients tend to benefit from parish-nursing services, and (3) what are the motivations of nurses to become involved in such services.
Alexander Roedlach, PhD
441A Creighton Hall
Tuesday 7:30-9:15am, 12:30-1:45pm