Jacqueline R. Hanks, DNP, APRN, CPNP-PC/AC
Jacqueline R. Hanks, DNP, APRN, CPNP-PC/AC

Jacqueline R. Hanks, DNP, APRN, CPNP-PC/AC

Instructor
College of Nursing

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Nursing - Bachelors

Position

  • Instructor

Biography

Jacquie Hanks joined the College of Nursing in 2015, teaching undergraduate pediatrics.  As a nurse practitioner in the division of pulmonary medicine, allergy, and sleep medicine at Children’s Hospital and Medical Center from 2010-2015, Jacquie Hanks was able to advance her knowledge of children with fragile, life threatening illnesses.  Prior to her work in pulmonary medicine, she was with the Division of Pediatric Oncology, Hematology and Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.   She has also worked in pediatric medical-surgical nursing and pediatric oncology nursing in Omaha and St Louis.  Jacquie Hanks has research interests in long-term ventilator dependent children, school health as it relates to school performance, and interdisciplinary simulation.

Education

  • DNP, Creighton University, 2016
  • MSN, University of Missouri, St. Louis, 2004
  • BSN, Creighton University, 1999

Certifications

Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner-Primary Care Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner- Acute Care

Publications and Presentations

Publications

  • Hanks, J. & Carrico, C. (2017). Stability Guideline for Long Term Ventilator Dependent Children Discharging to Home, Journal of Pediatric Healthcare, 2017

Presentations

  • Hanks, J., McCafferty, K., Banzhaf, S., Hirsch, K., Beiermann, T., Ball, S.  Meeting the Needs of Pre-
                Licensure Nursing Students –The Intentional Integration of ATI Skills Modules and Real Life
                Scenarios into the Clinical Skills Lab.  Poster presentation at 2017 National Nurse Educator Summit,
                April 2-5, 2017., 2017
  • Kirkpatrick, M., Ball, S., Banzhaf, S., Connelly, S., Hanks, J., Hercinger, M., McCafferty, K.,
    & Pothoff, M. (2016). The impact of an interprofessional pediatric simulation 
    on advanced practice and pre-licensure nursing students’ self-efficacy (poster 
    presentation). 2017 National Nurse Educator Summit. Orlando, FL, April 2-5, 2017.
     , 2017
  •  
    Hercinger, M., Kirkpatrick, M., Ball, S., Banzhaf, S., Connelly, S., Hanks, J., Potthoff, M. & McCafferty, K. 
                Development of a pediatric simulation using peer mentoring between junior and senior 
                undergraduate and advanced practice nursing students (Invited podium presentation). 
                2017 National Nurse Educator Summit. Orlando, FL, April 2-5, 2017., 2017
  • Connelly, S., Pothoff, M., Ball, S., Banzhaf, S., Hanks, J., Hercinger, Kirkpatrick, M., M., & McCafferty, K. (2016). The young and the restless: Combining advanced practice and prelicensure nursing students for intraprofessional simulation (podium presentation). National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners' (NAPNAP) 38th National Conference on Pediatric Health Care. Denver, CO. March 16-19, 2017., 2017
  • Hanks, J. (2016). Stability Guidelines for Long Term Ventilator Dependent Children Discharging to Home(podium presentation). National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners' (NAPNAP) 38th National Conference on Pediatric Health Care. Denver, CO. March 16-19, 2017., 2017
  • Kirkpatrick, M., Ball, S., Banzhaf, S., Connelly, S., Hanks, J., Hercinger, M., McCafferty, K., & Pothoff, M. (2016). The impact of an interprofessional pediatric simulation on advanced practice and pre-licensure nursing students’ self-efficacy (poster presentation). Iota Tau Annual Research Day. Omaha, NE, May 5, 2016., 2016
  • Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SOTL) University Assessment Symposium: Meeting the Needs of Pre-Licensure Nursing Students, Integrating Skills into the Clinical Coursework., 2015
  • Kirkpatrick, M., Ball, S., Banzhaf, S., Connelly, S., Hanks, J., Hercinger, M., McCafferty, K., & Pothoff, M. (2016). An intraprofessional simulation’s impact on advanced practice and pre-licensure nursing students’ self-efficacy (poster presentation). Creighton University Assessment Symposium. Omaha, NE. October 6, 2016.
  • Kirkpatrick, M., Ball, S., Banzhaf, S., Connelly, S., Hanks, J., Hercinger, M., McCafferty, K.,
    & Pothoff, M. (2016). The impact of an interprofessional pediatric simulation 
    on advanced practice and pre-licensure nursing students’ self-efficacy (poster 
    presentation). Midwest Nursing Research Symposium (MNRS). Minneapolis, MN, April 
    6-8, 2017.

Research and Scholarship

Research and Scholarship Interests

  • Jacquie Hanks has research interests in long-term ventilator dependent children, school health as it relates to school performance, and interdisciplinary simulation.

Grant Funding Received

  • Committee on Computing and Academic Technology (CCAT) "Utilizing Technology and Real-time Assessments to Improve Efficacy and Competence with Technical Skills in Pre-Licensure Nursing Students”
  • Crafting Globally Aware Practitioners: The Lost Art of Empathy.

Awards and Honors

  • Teaching Excellence Award, Accelerated Nursing Class , 2015