Specialty Areas: critical care medicine, neurology, neurosurgery, cardiac
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
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-present: ACNP, Neurosurgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC; 2019-present: ACNP, Medicine ICU, UNC Healthcare, Chapel Hill, NC
Dr. Jones serves as a provider in the Medicine ICU. She independently evaluates and manages care for critically-ill patients experiencing medical issues related to pulmonary disease and multi organ system failure. She has written several publications in peer review journals and presents annually at national conferences of various professional organizations. She is a member of the North Carolina Nurses Association, American Association of Nurse Practitioners and Society of Critical Care Medicine.