Lorraine C. Mion

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Lorraine Mion
First Name
Lorraine C.
Last Name
Mion
Credentials
PhD, RN, FAAN
Research Professor
she/her/hers
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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May 19, 2021

by Pat Ford-Roegner

Lurking right behind the COVID-19 pandemic is another major killer: the seemingly unstoppable incidences of violence by Americans on one another. Most recently, we witnessed senseless shootings in areas including Atlanta, Austin, Boulder, Chicago, Columbus, Indianapolis, Kenosha, WI and Orange County, CA. Major cities are experiencing a steep rise in gun violence. My hometown of Philadelphia reels daily from violence. Innocent children are frequent victims.

The events themselves are horrific, but only part of the story.

May 07, 2021

OHIO-Nurses are up against major obstacles every day: workplace violence; burnout; unsafe staffing; COVID-19; and other traumatic events. Many of these have a lasting impact that go beyond the bedside, leading to moral injury within the profession. Moral injury, often described as a consequence of continual acts that go against one’s morality, is a phenomenon sweeping the profession, which is why the Ohio Nurses Foundation announced today the winners of a $100,000 award to support important research on moral injury in nursing.