Chronology (Education): 2000: BA Biology, UNC Chapel Hill; 2002: RN Diploma, Watts School of Nursing, Durham, NC; 2011: MSN, Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, NC; 2012: DNP, Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, NC; 2021: Fall 2021: Post Bacc-Certificate in Nursing Administration, UNC Greensboro School of Nursing; Fall 2021: MBA, UNC Greensboro Bryan School of Business & Economics.
Chronology (Clinical experience): 2002-2011: Critical care staff nurse, Medicine ICU, Cardiothoracic ICU, Flex team, Ventricular Assist Device coordinator and Adult Specialty Care Team, UNC Healthcare, Chapel Hill, NC; 2004-2005: Critical care staff nurse, Cardiac Cath lab and Post Anesthesia Care Unit, Durham Regional Hospital, Durham, NC; 2005-2008: Critical care staff nurse, Emergency department and Cardiac Cath lab, Alamance Regional Medical Center, Burlington, NC; 2011-2019: ACNP, Neuro-critical care, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC; 2013-2019: ACNP, Cardiac surgery, Heart failure and Electrophysiology, UNC Healthcare, Chapel Hill, NC; 2016-present: Clinical Associate faculty, Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, NC; 2018-2021: ACNP, Neurosurgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC; 2019-present: ACNP, Medicine ICU, UNC Healthcare, Chapel Hill, NC.
Dr. Jones is a provider and APP clinical lead in the Medicine ICU. She also serves as the DOM Diversity Champion for the Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine Division. She has written several publications in peer review journals and presents annually at national conferences of various professional organizations. Dr Jones is a member of the National Black Nurses Association, North Carolina Nurses Association, Carolina Black Caucus, American Association of Nurse Practitioners and Society of Critical Care Medicine.
Areas of Interest
Specialty Areas: critical care medicine, neurology, neurosurgery, cardiac
Central-line associated bloodstream infection (CLABSI) rates in the MICU