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Jessica Peters, DNP, MS, RN, ACNP-BC

Assistant Professor
Jessica Peters
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Specialties and Expertise

  • Acute/Critical Care

Overview

Jessica Peters has served as an acute care nurse practitioner within the Weinberg Critical Care Unit at Johns Hopkins Hospital unit since 2009. Prior to this position she worked in trauma critical care and pediatric critical care nursing since 2002. She received her doctoral of nursing practice and post masters nurse educator certificate in 2015 from Johns Hopkins and has served as adjunct clinical faculty within the acute care nurse practitioner program at the School of Nursing since 2015. She has taught within both the master’s program and has assisted with the curriculum development as the program has transitioned to a doctoral program. She has also mentored several Fuld Fellows during their quality improvement projects in patient safety and interprofessional communication and collaboration within critical care. Dr. Peters also serves as an active member of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and has served on the society board review, advanced practice and patient family care subcommittees. Dr. Peters’ practice interests include care coordination, patient-family centered care, and unplanned critical care readmissions for patients with medical and surgical complexity.