OLGA JARRÍN PhD RN

National Hartford Centers of Gerontological Nursing Excellence Claire M. Fagin Fellow
Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research
Center for Integrative Science in Aging
NewCourtland Center for Transitions and Health
University of Pennsylvania
ojarrin@nursing.upenn.edu

PEER-REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS

Brooks Carthon JM, Jarrín O, Sloane D, Kutney-Lee A. (accepted, May 2013). Variations in Postoperative Complications across Race, Ethnicity and Sex among Older Adults. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.

Brooks Carthon JM, Kutney-Lee A, Jarrín O, Sloane DM, Aiken LH (2012). Nurse Staffing and Postsurgical Outcomes in Black Adults. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 60(6), 1078-1084.

Jarrín OF. (2012). The Integrality of Situated Caring in Nursing and the Environment. Advances in Nursing Science. 35(1), 14-24.

Jarrín O. (2010). Core Elements of U.S. Nurse Practice Acts and Incorporation of Nursing Diagnosis Language. International Journal of Nursing Taxonomies and Classifications, 21(4), 166-176. abstract

Jarrin OF. (2007). An Integral Philosophy and Definition of Nursing. Journal of Integral Theory and Practice, 2(4), 79-101. pdf

Neafsey PJ, Jarrin O, Luciano S, Coffman MJ. (2007). Self-Medication Practices of Spanish-Speaking Older Adults in Hartford, Connecticut. Hispanic Health Care International, 5(4), 169-179. abstract

Jarrin OF. (2006). Results from the Nurse Manifest 2003 Study: Nurses' Perspectives on Nursing. Advances in Nursing Science, 29(2), E74-E85. abstract

SELECTED ABSTRACTS

Jarrín O, Aiken LH. (June 2013). Hospital Admissions Associated with Home Health Agency Work Environments. AcademyHealth Interdisciplinary Research Group on Nursing Issues Interest Group, poster; and AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting, Baltimore, MD, paper.

Jarrín O, Aiken LH. (June 2013). Association between Home Health Agency Work Environments and Patient Outcomes. International Home Care Nurses Organization Conference: The Future of Health Care Is at Home. Cleveland, Ohio, paper.

Jarrín O, Flynn L, Aiken LH. (2012). Improving the Nursing Work Environment as a Strategy to Reduce Hospital Utilization in Home Care. AcademyHealth Interdisciplinary Research Group on Nursing Issues Interest Group; and AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting, Orlando, FL, poster.

Jarrín O, Flynn L, Aiken LH. (2012).The Role of Nursing Work Culture in Preventing Unnecessary Hospitalizations for Home Health Care. Eastern Nursing Research Society Scientific Sessions, New Haven, CT, poster.

Brooks Carthon JM, Kutney-Lee A, Jarrín O, Sloane DM, Aiken L. (2012). The Impact of Nurse Staffing on Older African American Post-Surgical Patients. Resource Centers for Minority Aging Research Conference, San Francisco, CA, paper.

Jarrín OF. (2012). Redefining the Metalanguage of Nursing Science: Contemporary Underpinnings for Innovation in Education, Research and Practice. Barbara Bates Center for the Study of the History of Nursing, Spring Seminar Series. University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, paper.

Brooks Carthon JM, Jarrín O, Kutney-Lee A, Cheney T, Sloane DM, Aiken, LH. (2011). The Influence of Race and Gender on Post-Surgical Outcomes among Older Adults. AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting, poster, and Disparities Research Interest Group Meeting, Seattle, WA, paper.

Brooks Carthon JM, Jarrín O, Kutney-Lee A, Cheney T, Sloane DM, Aiken LH. (2011). Post-Surgical Outcomes among Older Adults: Differences by Ethnicity and Gender. AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting, poster, and Gender and Health Research Interest Group Meeting, Seattle, paper.

Brooks Carthon JM, Kutney-Lee A, Jarrín O, Cheney T, Sloane DM, Aiken LH. (2011). Does Nursing Quality Impact Post-Surgical Outcome Disparities Among Minorities. Resource Centers for Minority Aging Research Conference, Seattle, WA, poster.

Jarrín O. (2011). From Nursing Philosophy to Health Policy. Eastern Nursing Research Society Scientific Sessions, Philadelphia, PA, poster.

Jarrín O. (2010). Live Case Studies in Nursing Theory. Included in Nursing Theory Research Interest Group Symposium: Are we prepared to abandon theory--or do something with it? Eastern Nursing Research Society Scientific Sessions, Providence, RI, paper.

Jarrín O. (2010). A Compass for Caring: The Essence and Experience of an Integrative Metaparadigm of Nursing. Eastern Nursing Research Society Scientific Sessions, Providence, RI, paper.

Jarrín O, Henderson D, Simon J. (2009). New Strategies for Teaching Spanish to Health Care Providers: Using an Interactive, Hybrid Design. 2nd Innovations in Education Symposium, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT, paper.

Jarrín O. (2008). Foundations for an Integral Meta-theory of Nursing. The Combined 12th International Philosophy of Nursing Conference and 15th New England Nursing Knowledge Conference, Boston, paper.

Jarrín O, Neafsey P, Luciano S, Coffman M. (2007). Self-Medication Behaviors of Spanish-Speaking Older Adults. Crossroads II: Community-Based Collaborative Research for Social Justice Conference. Hartford, CT, paper.

Shelton D, Mull C, Amendola MG, Jarrín O. (2007). Compañeros por Salud: Partners in Health. Committee on Industrial Theory and Assessment Conference. University of Massachusetts Lowell, poster.

Jarrín O. (2007). Integral Nursing. Invited for inclusion in the Expanding Ways of Knowing as Evidence for Practice Pre-Conference Session. Eastern Nursing Research Society Scientific Sessions, Providence, RI, paper.

Jarrin, O. (2006). Respondent-Driven Sampling: A Rigorous and Practical Sampling Method for Nursing Research. abstract

Jarrín O, Borch C. (2005). Social Network Analysis and Capacity Building. Capacity Building for Translation of Effective HIV Prevention Interventions(Working Conference), University of Connecticut, Center for Health/HIV Intervention & Prevention and the Neag School of Education, Storrs, CT, paper.

DISSERTATION

A Philosophical Inquiry of Nursing Metalanguage (UConn, Ph.D., 2010)
Committee: E. Carol Polifroni, W. Richard Cowling, Barbara Bennett Jacobs, Amy L. Kenefick, Peggy L. Chinn