Art of Nursing Program 2017 Speaker Profile

Jeanne Venella DNP, MS, RN, CEN, CPEN

Jeanne Venella DNP, MS, RN, CEN, CPEN

As Chief Nursing Officer for Bernoulli, Jeanne Venella advises clients on technology integration and workflow optimization best practices, including medical device integration/connectivity and clinical alarm reduction. Additionally, Jeanne collaborates with teams of technologists and nursing end-users at hospitals and health systems on health IT adoption—from the earliest planning stages to go-live. One of Jeanne’s key areas of focus is developing strategies to increase nursing workflow efficiencies and improve patient outcomes through the seamless integration of clinical technology.

Jeanne Venella has been published in several peer-reviewed nursing journals and is a frequent presenter on emergency care and nursing.

Presentation Date: May 10, 2017
Topic: The Threat of Alarm Fatigue on Patient Safety

  • Review the current state of alarms and the impact on nursing practice, safety and quality, clinical outcomes, patient experience, and staff satisfaction
  • Discuss regulatory guidance on managing alarms pertaining to The Joint Commission, ECRI, and AAMI
  • Identify strategies for alarm reduction