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Stella Macheso: Doctoral Nursing Students

Stella Macheso, MSN, RN, CCRN

DNP Student
Stella Macheso
Advisor(s): Deborah Finnell, DNS, PMHNP-BC, CARN-AP, FAAN
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Biography

Stella Macheso has been a critical care clinical nurse specialist since December 2015. Previously, she worked as bedside critical care nurse since December 2005. Macheso earned an MSN in adult gerontology from the University of Cincinnati in 2013 and her CCRN in 2009. Her passion is promoting evidence-based practices to improve patient outcomes.

DNP Scholarly Project

Prevention of ventilator-associated conditions

Major Achievement(s)

  • Developed and implemented post-cardiac arrest therapeutic hypothermia care in ICU—2015
  • Nurse Excellence Award—2014
  • Chaired the Development and implementation of Interdisciplinary rounds in ICU January 4, 2016
  • Supports malaria prevention at an orphanage in Malawi, and raises funds for food to promote better nutrition