Phone: (231) 591-2256
Mercy School of Licensed Practical Nursing, Cadillac, Michigan Graduation July 31, 1981 board certified LPN September, 1981
Kirtland Community College, Roscommon, Michigan Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN), May 1985
Excelsior College, Albany, New York Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), Cum Laude, January 2005
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan Master of Science, Community Health Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner Program, May 2010
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan Certificate in Nursing Education (CNE), April 2010
Areas of Teaching / Academic Specialty
Medical Surgical Nursing
Nursing Care of the Elderly
Health Assessment & Promotion
Family Nurse Practitioner / Advanced Practice Nursing
Barnes, B. (2009). Community acquired Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus and community health care in the United States: An integrative literature review with implications for primary care practice. Completed as Masters’ thesis to meet requirements of Master of Science in Nursing May 2010, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
Barnes, B. & Sampson, D. (2011). A literature review on community acquired Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus in the United States: Clinical information for primary care nurse practitioners. Journal of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. 23(1), 23-32.
Barnes, B. (2010). Community acquired MRSA and Community in the U.S. Presentation May 1, 2010 at Michigan Council of Nurse Practitioners (MiCNP) 9th Annual Conference.
Barnes, B. (2009, May). Results of a pilot study done on MRSA at a northern Michigan hospital. Poster session presented at the Michigan Society of Infection Prevention and Control conference, Lansing, MI.
CAMRSA information brochure for parents (Power Point Presentation U of M Pediatric FNP students)
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