Lorraine C. Mion

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Lorraine Mion
First Name
Lorraine C.
Last Name
Mion
Credentials
PhD, RN, FAAN
Professor
Address
379 Newton Hall
Address (Line 2)
1585 Neil Avenue
City
Columbus
State
OH
Zip Code
43210
Research Interest

Lorraine Mion’s research has focused on acute care geriatrics as well as implementation and quality improvement science. Her primary areas of interest are in hospital falls, delirium, and physical restraints. Secondary areas of interest are use of technology to address the physical, cognitive and social needs of older adults. The findings of her research have the potential of improving care processes and outcomes of older adults in a variety of settings.

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News

August 05, 2020

The need for human touch is universal among critical care patients and is an important component of the nurse–patient relationship. However, multiple barriers to human touch exist in the critical care environment. With little research to guide practice, we argue for the importance of human touch in the provision of holistic nursing care.

July 20, 2020

The five-year, $3.13 million grant will deploy social-assistive robots at Ohio Living Westminster-Thurber and Chapel Hill Community in Canal Fulton near Canton for an eight-week trial. The study is aimed at curbing loneliness and apathy in older adults, especially for those with dementia.