Oralea Pittman

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First Name
Oralea
Last Name
Pittman
Credentials
DNP, APRN-CNP, FAANP
Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing
Director, Family Nurse Practitioner Specialty Track
Address
359 Newton Hall
Address (Line 2)
1585 Neil Avenue
City
Columbus
State
OH
Zip Code
43210

Research interests

Use of simulation with advanced practice nursing students, transitions from acute care to home, precepting.

Publications
Funded Research Grants
Honors
Professional Activities

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.