Lynn Gallagher-Ford

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First Name
Lynn
Last Name
Gallagher-Ford
Credentials
PhD, RN, DPFNAP, NE-BC, FAAN
Senior Director, Helene Fuld Health Trust National Institute for Evidence-based Practice in Nursing and Healthcare
Director, Clinical Core, The Fuld Institute for EBP
Address
760 Kinnear Rd.
Address (Line 2)
Room 110
City
Columbus
State
OH
Zip Code
43212
Publications

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.