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Sim, Jenny Dr

Honorary Associate Professor

  • Associate Professor, Head of Post Graduate, HDR Training Coordinator (The University of Newcastle) - School of Nursing & Midwifery 2021 -
  • Global Nursing Leadership Institute (GNLI) Scholar - International Council of Nurses 2020 - 2021

Overview


Jenny is an experienced academic and nurse researcher with a national and growing international reputation in research that measures the outcomes of nursing practice. In particular, Jenny has interests in synthesising existing evidence, generating new knowledge and implementing evidence into practice settings in relation to nursing-sensitive patient outcomes. Jenny is passionate about improving patient outcomes, patient experience and providing nurses with data that can be used to evaluate patient care.

Top Publications


    Year Title
    2019 Development of a data registry to evaluate the quality and safety of nursing practice
    Published in   Journal of Advanced Nursing
    2018 Measuring the outcomes of nursing practice: A Delphi study
    Published in   Journal of Clinical Nursing
    2020 Nursing care left undone, practice environment and perceived quality of care in small rural hospitals
    Published in   Journal of Nursing Management

Research Overview


    • Nursing-sensitive patient outcomes
    • Quality and safety of nursing care
    • Nursing care of people with diabetes
    • Science content in undergraduate nursing curricula
    • Evidence based practice implementation
    • Scholarship of teaching and learning including technology enhances learning

Available for Collaborative Projects

Selected Publications


Potential Supervision Topics


  • Patient safety research
    Quality and safety in nursing care
    Nursing-sensitive patient outcomes
    Patient outcomes
    Pressure injury research
    Nursing workforce / Nurse staffing

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Exploring the Nursing Workforce in Australian Small Rural Hospitals
    Doctor of Philosophy Pre-Operative Serum Electrolyte Levels As Predictors For The Development Of Atrial Fibrillation In Post-Surgical Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Patients Higgs, Megan
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) A mixed method study to assess Nurses; Knowledge, Attitudes and culture influence toward End of Life Care Pain Management in Saudi Arabia Alshammari, Fares
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Evaluating the impact of the professional practice environment, staffing and care processes on five patient outcomes: A cross-sectional stud Al-ghraiybah, Tamer
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) The impact of safety culture on the quality and safety outcomes of patients in Saudi Arabian hospitals Alanazi, Faisal
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Prevention of Hospital Acquired Pressure Injuries among patients within Intensive Care Units in Saudi Arabian Hospitals Alshahrani, Bassam
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Significance of a Leadership Qualification in the Clinical Healthcare Environment Page, Ashley
    Doctor of Philosophy Communication in Healthcare. Alanati, Abdelhai

Professional Service Activities


Keywords


  • Nursing, Patient outcomes, Patient experience, Nurse staffing, Nursing-sensitive patient outcomes

Full Name


  • Jenny Louise Sim

Top Publications


    Year Title
    2019 Development of a data registry to evaluate the quality and safety of nursing practice
    Published in   Journal of Advanced Nursing
    2018 Measuring the outcomes of nursing practice: A Delphi study
    Published in   Journal of Clinical Nursing
    2020 Nursing care left undone, practice environment and perceived quality of care in small rural hospitals
    Published in   Journal of Nursing Management

Research Overview


    • Nursing-sensitive patient outcomes
    • Quality and safety of nursing care
    • Nursing care of people with diabetes
    • Science content in undergraduate nursing curricula
    • Evidence based practice implementation
    • Scholarship of teaching and learning including technology enhances learning

Selected Publications


Potential Supervision Topics


  • Patient safety research
    Quality and safety in nursing care
    Nursing-sensitive patient outcomes
    Patient outcomes
    Pressure injury research
    Nursing workforce / Nurse staffing

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Exploring the Nursing Workforce in Australian Small Rural Hospitals
    Doctor of Philosophy Pre-Operative Serum Electrolyte Levels As Predictors For The Development Of Atrial Fibrillation In Post-Surgical Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Patients Higgs, Megan
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) A mixed method study to assess Nurses; Knowledge, Attitudes and culture influence toward End of Life Care Pain Management in Saudi Arabia Alshammari, Fares
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Evaluating the impact of the professional practice environment, staffing and care processes on five patient outcomes: A cross-sectional stud Al-ghraiybah, Tamer
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) The impact of safety culture on the quality and safety outcomes of patients in Saudi Arabian hospitals Alanazi, Faisal
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Prevention of Hospital Acquired Pressure Injuries among patients within Intensive Care Units in Saudi Arabian Hospitals Alshahrani, Bassam
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Significance of a Leadership Qualification in the Clinical Healthcare Environment Page, Ashley
    Doctor of Philosophy Communication in Healthcare. Alanati, Abdelhai

Professional Service Activities


Keywords


  • Nursing, Patient outcomes, Patient experience, Nurse staffing, Nursing-sensitive patient outcomes

Full Name


  • Jenny Louise Sim

Research Areas

Geographic Focus