Julie Boyd, LPN
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Julie Boyd LPN with seven years at Vanderbilt University Medical Center as a Williamson Primary Care Float Nurse working with Primary and Internal Medicine. Member of the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) committee, Vanderbilt Nursing Informatics Committee, and eStar representative. Born and raised in Franklin, TN. Graduated from Tennessee Technology Center at Dickson in 2009.
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
Increasing Documentation of Advanced Care Planning in Primary Care by an Interprofessional Student Team
Winner of the 2023 Interprofessional Student Achievement Award Interprofessional Student Poster Description: Background: We are an interprofessional team including a pharmacy, nursing, and medical student as part of the Vanderbilt Program of Interprofessional Learning, a 2-year longitudinal and clinically-based interprofessional program. As part of the program, students are asked to design and implement an improvement project. Our team wanted to improve advanced care planning (ACP), as two-thirds of US adults have no ACP for end-of-life care1. This document allows patients to make their…