The Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services (JPN) has recently announced the following published article as the 2013 JPN Article of the Year.
Schaumberg, L., Narayan, S., & Wright, T. (2013). Advanced Practice Nurse Psychiatric
Bridging Intervention to Increase Attendance at Initial Psychiatric Evaluations. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services, 51(5), 36-43. doi: 10.3928/02793695-20130320-01.
According to the journal’s Executive Editor, Aileen Wiegand, “we initiated the JPN award for the best-written article of the year, which is chosen by a select editorial committee” (personal communication September 3, 2013). Dr. Schaumberg will receive the award on behalf of all authors in San Antonio at the October 2013 American Psychiatric Nurses Association Annual Conference.
Dr. Schaumberg, APNP, DNP, is a 2011 Metropolitan State University graduate of the MnSCU Doctor of Nursing Practice Collaborative Program.
Dr. Suzanne Narayan, PhD, RN, is Professor Emeritus at Metropolitan State University, School of Nursing, St. Paul, Minnesota.
Dr. Tracy Wright, RN-BC, PhD, CNE, is a Professor at Minnesota Statue University Moorhead, School of Nursing and Healthcare Leadership, Moorhead, Minnesota.