Samantha DeParre, MSN, VA-BC™, RN-BC
Nurse Manager of Vascular Access Nursing and Interim Nurse Manager of Ambulatory Infusion Services
Christiana Care Health Services
Samantha DeParre is the Vascular Access Nurse Manager for large Vascular Access Nursing Team in Delaware. She has lead system wide initiatives that have lowered the organization's CLABSI rate by 43%. Samantha is actively driving the cultural change of having vascular access as the first thought, never an afterthought. In addition to reducing harm on a system level, a recent Culture of Safety Survey showed improvement in 11 out of 12 categories. As a manager, Samantha has increased her employee engagement in all categories.
Tuesday, September 18
10:30 AM – 11:00 AM