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Maria Müller Staub

(PhD, MNS, EdN, RN) Pflegewissenschafterin

Ausbildungen
  • Doktorat in Pflegewissenschaft, Universität Nijmegen, NL
  • Master in Nursing Science, Universität Maastricht, NL
  • Diplom in Supervision/Organisationsberatung
  • Diplom als Berufsschullehrerin Gesundheitswesen
  • Diplom als Pflegefachfrau HF
Bisherige Funktionen und Tätigkeiten
  • Pflegewissenschaftlerin mit langjährigen Erfahrungen in Forschung, Lehre, Beratung und Management
  • Diplomierte Pflegefachfrau und Abteilungsleiterin
  • Berufsschullehrerin Pflege in Grundausbildungen, Curriculumsverantwortliche und stellvertretende
  • Schulleiterin Höhere Fachausbildung/Nachdiplomstudiengänge
  • Dozentin und Projektleiterin für Curriculumsentwicklungen
  • Managementfunktionen im Bildungswesen Gesundheit
  • Bildungsurlaub in den USA. Studien in Englisch mit Toefel-Abschluss, Geschichte und Kultur, Gesundheitsvorsorge, Public Health, Managed Care, Clinical Pathways, Gesundheitspsychologie, Pflegetheorien und Forschung an der University of Pittsburgh und in Clinical Assessment an der Duquesne University (PA)
  • Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin im Bereich Weiterbildungen
  • Entwicklung und Durchführung eines 2.5-jährigen Lehrgangs in Pflege für Lehrende in Nachdiplomstudiengängen
  • Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin Direktion Pflege und Notfallzentrum eines Universitätsspitals
  • Forschungstätigkeiten im Rahmen der Dissertation an der Universität Nijmegen. Promotor: Prof. T. van Achterberg, Nursing Science, Centre for Quality of Care Research, University Medical Centre, St Radboud University Nijmegen, NL
    Co-Promotoren: Prof. Mary Ann Lavin, ScD, RN, FAAN, St. Louis School of Nursing, St. Louis (USA); Prof. Ian Needham, PhD, Head of Nursing Research, University of Applied Sciences St. Gallen, Department of Health, St. Gallen, CH
  • Dokotorat in Pflegewissenschaft. Titel der Dissertation: Evaluation of the implementation of nursing diagnostics: A study on the use of nursing diagnoses, interventions and outcomes in nursing documentation. Doctoral thesis (Vol. 175 p). Nijmegen: St. Radboud University
    Reading & Promotion committees: Prof. Dr. P.F. de Vries Robbe, Medical Informatics, St Radboud University Nijmegen, NL Prof. Dr. Kay Avant, Department of Family Nursing Care, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas USA
    Prof. Dr. J.P.H. Hamers, Health Sciences, University of Maastricht, NL.
    Promotion Committee: Prof. Dr. C.M.A. Frederiks, Nursing Science, Prof. Emeriuts in Nursing Science, Centre for Quality of Care Research, University Medical Centre, St Radboud University Nijmegen, NL; Dr. J. Mintjes-de Groot, Landelijk Expertisecentrum Verpleging en Verzorging, Utrecht; Dr. W.W.G. Nijhuis, Kinderfysiotherapie & Dr. L. Schoonhoven, Centre for Quality of Care Research, University Medical Centre, St Radboud University Nijmegen, NL
  • Senior Researcher and Faculty, Master in Nursing Science Program & Development & Research, Institute for Nursing, ZHAW University, Winterthur
  • Professorin für Akutpflege, ZHAW University, Winterthur
Memberships / Mitgliedschaften
  • President, Swiss Association for Nursing Science and Research. Schweizerischer Verein für Pflegewissenschaft VFP, Bern. Präsidentin, 2011
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing: Member Mu Upsilon Chapter, 2014 –
  • European Academy of Nursing Science (EANS): Fellow, 2011 –
  • Stiftung für Patientensicherheit: Mitglied Stiftungsrat, 2012 –
  • Schweizerischer Berufsverband Pflege: IG Pflegeinformatik, 2010 –
  • NANDA International: Member of the Board of Directors, 2008 – 2012
  • NANDA International: Chair of Education and Research Committee, 2008 – 2012
  • NANDA International: Member of Diagnoses Development Committee, 2008 – 2012
  • NANDA International: Member of the Research Committee, 2004 – 2008
  • NANDA International – The Leader in Nursing Diagnoses, Philadelphia: Member 2003 –
  • ACENDIO (Association for Common European Nursing Diagnoses, Interventions and Outcomes) London, Member of the Publication Committee 2005 –
  • Association for Nursing Science and Research. Verein zur Förderung der Pflegewissenschaft und –forschung VFP, Ba¬sel. Board/Vorstandsmitglied (2003-2005)
  • ICNP (International Classification of Nursing Practice) – Usergroup Aarau, 2003 – 2010
  • Network Nursing Informatics Netzwerk Pflegeinformatik Aarau, 2003 – 2012
  • Network Nursing Diagnoses Netzwerk Pflegediagnosen Aarau, 2000 –
  • ACENDIO (Association for Common European Nursing Diagnoses, Interventions and Outcomes) London, Member seit 2001 –
  • Association for Nursing Science and Research. Verein zur Förderung der Pflegewissenschaft und –forschung VFP, Ba¬sel. Member/Mitglied 1998 –
  • Nurse Healers, Professional Associates International, Salt Lake City, 1996 – 2006
  • Swiss Nursing Association SBK (Schweizerischer Berufsverband der Krankenschwestern und –pfleger) Bern, 1990 –
Mandates and other professional Activities / Mandate und andere professionelle Aktivitäten
  • Expert reviewer, Scholarship Dr. Sue Moorhead for promotion to the rank of Full Professor in the College of Nursing, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA, 2014
  • Co-President, Doctoral Committee Claudia Leoni-Scheiber, University of Vienna, A, 2014 –
  • President, Dissertation Reading and Defense Committee, Claudia Ortoleva-Bucher, Institut Universitaire de Formation et de Recherche en Soins- IUFRS, Lausanne, 2014-2016
  • Co-Promotor, Doctoral Committee in Nursing Science, Fritz Frauenfelder, Radboud University, Nijmegen, NL, 2007 –
  • Doctoral Committee Member; Cathy Walter, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA, 2015 – 2016
  • International expert reviewer, Doctoral Thesis of Fabio D’Agostino „Development of a Nursing Information System using Standard Nursing Language for creation of a Nursing Minimum Data Set“, Università degli Studi di Roma “Tor Vergata”, Oct. 2014
  • Co-Promotor, Mastersprogram Clinical Health Sciences, Helen de Graaf-Waar, University of Utrecht/Masteropleiding Klinische Gezondheidswetenschappen, Universiteit Utrecht – UMC Utrecht, 2013 – 2014
  • Promotor, Master of Science in Nursing, Claudia Leoni-Scheiber. UMIT Private University of Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technics, Hall i. Tirol, 2012-2013
  • Member of Dissertation Reading and Defense Committee, Anna Barbara Schlüer, University of Maastricht, Maastricht, NL, 2013

 

  • Associate Editor: International Journal of Nursing Knowledge, 2012 –
  • Editorial Board Member: International Journal of Nursing Knowledge, 2012 –
  • Editorial Board Member: ACTA Paulista de Enfermagem, Universidade Federal de Sào Paulo, 2011
  • Reviewer: Journal for Nursing Scholarship, Pflege & Gesellschaft, Journal of Clinical Nursing, International Journal of Nursing Studies, Open Nursing Journal, 2007 –
  • Associate Editor: International Journal of Nursing Terminologies and Classifications, 2007 – 2012

 

  • Expert: „Aufwandrelevante Pflegeindikatoren“, Projektphase 2 „SwissDRG und Pflege“. Direktion Forschung & Lehre, Direktion Pflege & MTTB, Universitätsspital Zürich, Januar 2011
  • Board of consultants: Akadmed: Healthcare Learning Solutions, DRG Kurse, 2010
  • Board of consultants: Swiss eHealth Summit, CIS Conference Switzerland, 2009
  • Reviewer: Blackwell Publishing, Critical thinking to achieve positive health outcomes: Nursing case studies and analyses by M. Lunney, 2008
  • Curriculum developer for Advanced Nursing Degrees: Expert and member of steering committee. Rahmenlehrplan NDS HF Pflege: Expertin und Mitglied Steuergruppe, Mandat Schweizerischer Berufsverband Krankenpflege (SBK), 2007 – 2008
  • Curriculum developer Bachelor in Nursing Science: Expert and member of project group. Curriculum-Entwicklungsprojekt Fachochschulstudiengang Pflege an der Hochschule für Technik, Wirtschaft und Soziale Arbeit St. Gallen. September 2004 bis Mai 2005
  • Swiss research agenda for nursing (SRAN): Member of the task force. Projekt Forschungsagenda Pflege Schweiz: Mitglied Kerngruppe Projektphase 1, Mai 2004 bis Mai 2005
  • Expert and task force member BEKIS: A state led project to develop standards for health informatics systems.. Projekt BEKIS (Bernisches Klinik-Informations-System): Mitglied der Fachgruppe Pflege und Expertin August 2002 bis April 2004
  • Member of steering committee and working group: Implementing the reform in health education / Umsetzung der Neuen Bildungssystematik (NBS) im Kanton Bern: Mitglied der Arbeits­gruppe und des Ausschuss Sek II, September 2002 – Juni 2003

PFLEGE PBS

Pflege PBS ist ein inhabergeführtes Unternehmen, das im Jahr 2003 von
Maria Müller Staub gegründet wurde.

Forschungsorientiert und praxisnah

Wir begleiten Innovationsprojekte in Spitälern und Gesundheitsinstitutionen durch Projektbegleitung, Beratung und Schulungen.

Durch Inputs aus neusten Studienergebnissen und anhand von Transferaufgaben und Fallstudien fördern wir Ihr Fachwissen, ihre klinische Urteilsbildung und das kritische Denken im Berufsalltag.

Research Projects / Forschungsprojekte
  • Effects of Guided Clinical Reasoning (GCR): Evaluation of GCR as an educational method for nurses on the quality of documented nursing diagnoses, interventions and outcomes, on nurses attitudes on nursing diagnoses, and on care quality as described by patients.
    Müller Staub Co-investigator and study Supervisor with Prof. H. Mayer, Doctoral studies C. Leoni-Scheiber, Vienna University, Vienna, Austria.Experimental mixed methods study, 2015 –
  • Documented Nursing Interventions in Inpatient Psychiatry: A study to explore how well the Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC) covers adult inpatient psychiatric care.
    Co-researcher and supervisor with Prof. Dr. Van Achterberg, doctoral studies Fritz Frauenfelder, Maastricht University, NL.Systematic record audit and a mapping interventions with the NIC, 2015 – 2016
  • Predictive Power of Nursing Diagnoses on Hip Fracture Patients Lenght of Stay (LOS): Outcome Calculations Based on Nursing Documentation in the First Generation of Electronic Health Records in the Netherlands.
    Müller Staub Co-researcher with Prof. Dr. W. Paans and W.P. Krijnen, Hanze University, Groningen, Netherlands.Retrospective cross-sectional record audit by using the D-Catch instrument, 2014 – 2016
  • Advanced Nursing Process quality: Comparing the International Classification for Nursing Practice (ICNP) with the NANDA-International (NANDA-I) and Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC).
    Co-researcher with Prof. Dr. Eneida Rabelo. Principal investigator: Ana Carla Dantas Cavalcanti, Post Doctoral Student of Graduate Program in Cardiovascular Science. Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS) /Fluminense Federal University, Porto Alegre – Rio Grande do Sul, BR.Cross sectional study, 2014 – 2016
  • Determination of Nursing Diagnoses in Children of Agricultural Laborer Families in South Eastern Regions of Turkey.
    Müller Staub Co-investigator and study Supervisor; Principal investigator: H. Karatas, Harran University School of Health, Sanliurfa, Turkey, & F. Erdemir, Professor in Child Health Nursing, Department of Nursing, Faculty of Health Science, Near East University, Nicosia, Turkey.Interpretative qualitative study, 2014 – 2016
  • Agreement, correctness and accuracy: Influence of nursing diagnoses in electronic care plans with standardized nursing languages.
    Müller Staub Co-investigator and study Supervisor with Prof. W. Paans, Hanze University Groningen; Principal investigator: Helen de Graaf-Waar (CNS, MNSc, RN), Clinical Health Science, Nursing Science, University of Utrecht, Netherlands.A quantitative exploratory study, 2013 – 2015
  • Pflegeklassifikationen im Vergleich: Beurteilung anhand von Studien. Müller Staub: Principle investigator, Co-reserachers: M. Odenbreit, Wigasoft AG; Dr. Dr. E. Rappold, Faculty of Nursing Science, Vienna; Prof. J.M. Brokel, University of Iowa; Prof. K. Avant, University of Dallas; Prof. G. Keenan, University of Chicago, USA.Qualitative meta review with a 3-step approach: Development of evaluation criteria by literature reviews, establishing and validation of an evaluation matrix, assessment and expert consensus study by using the matrix to validate/compare classifications, 2009 – 2015
  • Standard for Nursing Process – Clinical Decision Support Systems (NP-CDSS).
    Standard development for Electronic Health Records to support nurses in clinical decision-making for achieving high quality patient outcomes.
    Principal investigator: M. Müller-Staub (PhD, EdN, RN, FEANS) with Prof. Wolter Paans (PhD, MNS, RN), Research Assistant: Helen de Graaf-Waar (CNS, MNSc, RN).Consensus Validation Study, 2013 – 2015
  • Support of the nursing process through electronic nursing documentation systems (UEPD). Müller Staub Co-investigator; Research group: H. Hediger & H. Petry, ZHAW University Winterthur and City Hospital Triemli, Zurich, Switzerland.
    Instrument validation study, 2013 – 2015
  • Nursing Diagnoses in Inpatient Psychiatry. Müller Staub Co-Researcher and Supervisor with Prof. T. van Achterberg; Principal investigator: F. Frauenfelder, Radboud University of Nijmegen, Netherlands.Nursing record audit, content analysis and mapping diagnoses with the NANDA-I classification, 2013 – 2014
  • Risk for perioperative hypothermia – developing a new NANDA-I nursing diagnosis. Müller Staub Co-investigator and study Supervisor; Principal investigator: M. Schwanda, Universitiy of Applied Sciences, Krems, Austria.Concept Development study, 2013 – 2014
  • Nursing diagnoses determined by first year students.
    Müller Staub: Co-Researcher and study Supervisor; Principal investigator: Y.G. Hakverdioglu, Sifa University Faculty of Health Sciences, Izmir, Turkey; research group: E.A. Korhan & F. Erdemir, Professor in Child Health Nursing, Department of Nursing, Faculty of Health Science, Near East University, Nicosia, Turkey.Vignette study with quantitative design, 2013 – 2014
  • Validation of the Quality of Diagnoses, Interventions, and Outcomes (Q-DIO) Instrument for Use in Brazil and the United States.
    Müller Staub: Co-investigator and Co-Supervisor with Prof. E. Rabelo, Doctoral Studies by Graciele Linch, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Porto Alegre – Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.Instrument validation study, 2012 – 2014
  • Nursing diagnosis ‚Acute Pain‘, interventions and outcomes: Evaluation of patient experiences after total hip arthroplasty compared with the nursing record.
    Müller Staub: Co-Researcher and study Supervisor; Principal investigator: D. Zanon, ZUWA University Winterthur; co-researcher: D. Gralher, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, Switzerland.Experimental mixed methods study, 2012 – 2013
  • Validität und Reliabilität der deutschsprachigen Version der Fatigue-Skalen bei Kindern und Jugendlichen mit einer Krebserkrankung.
    Müller Staub Co-investigator and study Supervisor; Principal investigator: A. Thoeny, ZHAW University Winterthur and University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland.Instrument Validation Study, 2012 – 2013
  • Swiss Agenda for Nursing (SRAN): State of its implementation.
    Müller Staub Co-investigator and study Supervisor; Principal investigators: N. Zigan & D. Händler-Schuster. Research team: F. Rabenschlag, P. Schweller, P. Ullmann, & P. Gantschnig. Swiss Association for Nursing Science, Bern, Switzerland.Literature review and qualitative interviews, 2011 – 2013
  • Patients‘ Care Needs in general hospitals.
    Müller Staub Co-investigator; Principal investigator Prof. Dr. W. Paans, Hanze Universtiy Groningen, Netherlands.Documentation analysis with qualitative and quantitative design, 2011 – 2013
  • Die Einstellung deutschsprachiger Pflegefachpersonen gegenüber dem “Advanced Nursing Process” vor und nach einer Bildungsintervention.
    Müller Staub Co-Researcher and Supervisor of C. Leoni-Scheiber, UMIT University Innsbruck, Austria.Quasi-experimental intervention study, 2011 – 2013
  • Nursing diagnosis in intensive care units: the Turkey experience.
    Müller Staub Co-Researcher and Supervisor; Principal investigator: E.A. Korhan, Izmir Katip Celebi University, Izmir; research group: G. Hakverdioglu Yönt, Department of Nursing, Sifa University Faculty of Health Sciences, Izmir,& Prof. F. Erdemir, Near East University, Nicosia, Turkey.Descriptive, expert-validated vignette study, 2011 – 2013
  • Effects on the Quality of the Nursing Care Process Through an Educational Program and the Use of Electronic Nursing Documentation.
    Müller Staub: Co-investigator and Co-Supervisor with Prof. W. Paans; Principle investigator: M. Bruylands, ZHAW University, Winterthur.Multiple time points nursing record audit by using the instrument „Quality of Nursing Diagnoses, Interventions and Outcomes“ (Q-DIO), 2011 – 2013
  • Nursing interventions in inpatient psychiatry.
    Müller Staub Co-Researcher and Supervisor with Prof. T. van Achterberg; Principal investigator: F. Frauenfelder, Radboud University of Nijmegen, Netherlands.Literature review and mapping interventions with the NIC, 2011 – 2013
  • Influence of using diagnostic resources on nurses’ communication with simulated patients during admission interviews.
    Müller Staub Co-researcher; Principal investigator: Prof. Dr. W. Paans, Co-researcher: R. Nieweg, Hanze University, Groningen, Netherlands.Randomized controlled trial, 2010 – 2013
  • Leben mit Langzeiterkrankungen (LEILA).
    Maria Müller Staub: Co-Principal investigator and study Supervisor, ZHAW University, Institute for Nursing, Winterthur, Switzerland.Experimental mixed methods study, 2011 – 2012
  • Nurses’ attitudes of the nursing process and nursing diagnoses.
    Müller Staub Principal Investigator, Pflege PBS, Bern.Pre-post educational intervention study, 2010 – 2012
  • Cross-cultural adaptation of the Quality of Diagnoses, Interventions and Outcomes (Q-DIO) intrument into Brazilian Portugese.
    Müller Staub: Co-investigator and Co-Supervisor with Prof. E. Rabelo, Doctoral Studies by Graciele Linch, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Porto Alegre – Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.Instrument translation, synthesis, back-translation, expert committee review, and pretesting, 2010 – 2012
  • Validacao do Quality of Diagnoses, Interventions and Outocmes (Q-DIO) para uso no Brasil e nos Estados Enidos da America.
    Müller Staub: Co-investigator and Co-Supervisor with Prof. E. Rabelo, Doctoral Studies by Graciele Linch, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Porto Alegre – Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.Instrument translation, validation and testing, 2009 – 2012
  • Nursing phenomena in inpatient psychiatry.
    Müller Staub Co-Researcher and Supervisor with Prof. T. van Achterberg; Principal investigator: F. Frauenfelder, Radboud University of Nijmegen, Netherlands.Literature review, 2009 – 2011
  • Quality of nursing records and standardized language.Müller Staub: Co-investigator with Prof. E. Rabelo, Principal investigator: G.F. da Costa Linch, Prof. E. Rabelo, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Porto Alegre – Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.Literature review, 2009 – 2010
  • Effects and achieved learning goals of an educational program to implement nursing diagnoses, interventions and outcomes.
    Müller Staub: Principal Investigator, Hospitals Frutigen, Meiringen and Interlaken & Nursing PBS, Bern.Evaluation study with quantitative and qualitative design, 2008
  • Implementing nursing diagnostics, evidence-based interventions on an emergency unit: Diagnostic accuracy.
    Müller Staub: Principal Investigator. Emercency Center, University Hospital Bern, Switzerland.Evaluation study with quantitative and qualitative design, 2008
  • Nursing Classifications and the Reality of Mental Health Care.
    Müller Staub: Co-supervisor with Prof. Dr. T. van Achterberg, Doctoral Studies of Fritz Frauenfelder, Radboud University of Nijmegen, Netherlands.Mixed Methods study: Literature reviews, qualitative analyses, documentation audits and cross-sectional study 2007 –
  • Patients’ satisfaction with nursing care on an emergency unit.
    Müller Staub: Co-Investigator and study supervisor. Principal investigator: J. Needham & R. Meer, HES So, University of Applied Sciences, Fribourg, Switzerland & Emercency Center, University Hospital Bern, Switzerland.Mixed Methods study: Patient survey and document audit with quantitative and qualitative design, 2006
  • Effect of Guided Clinical Reasoning (GCR) on accuracy of nursing diagnoses, effectiveness of nursing interventions and quality of nursing-sensitive patient outcomes.
    Müller Staub: Principal Investigator, research team: Prof. I. Needham, Prof. M.A. Lavin, Prof. T. van Achterberg (Supervisor); St. Radboud University, Maastricht, Netherlands.Cluster-randomized trial, 2005 – 2006
  • A standardized research method to identify and link the relevant NANDA; NIC and NOC termes for local populations.
    Müller Staub: Study Supervisor; Principal investigator J. Carlson; Research team: Prof. M. Lunney, M. Clifford, Prof. D.A. Monteiro da Cruz; CUNY University, New York, USA.Consensus validation study, 2005 – 2006
  • Evaluation of implementing standardized nursing diagnoses, interventions and outcomes: Measuring the quality of nursing diagnoses, diagnostic- specific nursing interventions and nursing-sensitive patient outcomes, describing the improvement in patients.
    Müller Staub: Principal Investigator, research team: Prof. I. Needham, Prof. M.A. Lavin, Prof. T. van Achterberg (Supervisor); St. Radboud University, Maastricht, Netherlands.Pre- Posttest Design Study, 2004 – 2006
  • Psychometric properties of Q-DIO, an instrument to measure the quality of documented nursing diagnoses, interventions and outcomes.
    Müller Staub: Principal Investigator, research team: Prof. I. Needham, Prof. M. Lunney, Prof. M.A. Lavin, Prof. T. van Achterberg (Supervisor); St. Radboud University, Maastricht, Netherlands.Methodological study: Instrument testing, 2004 – 2005
  • Nursing diagnoses, interventions and outcomes -Application and impact of nursing diagnoses, interventions and outcomes on nursing practice.
    Müller Staub: Principal Investigator, research team: Prof. I. Needham, Prof. M.A. Lavin, Prof. T. van Achterberg (Supervisor); St. Radboud University, Maastricht, Netherlands.Systematic literature review, 2003 – 2005
  • How do nursing classifications meet classification criteria?
    Müller Staub: Principal Investigator; research team: Prof. I. Needham, Prof. M.A. Lavin, Prof. T. van Achterberg (Supervisor); St. Radboud University, Maastricht, Netherlands.Systematic literature review und expert interviews, 2003 – 2005
  • An instrument to measure the quality of documented nursing diagnoses, interventions and outcomes: The Q-DIO.
    Müller Staub: Principal Investigator, research team: Prof. I. Needham, Prof. M. Lunney, Prof. M.A. Lavin, Prof. T. van Achterberg (Supervisor); St. Radboud University, Maastricht, Netherlands. Methodological study: Instrument development and pretesting, 2003 – 2004
  • Clinical decision-making: Fostering nurses’ critical thinking in the diagnostic process through a case discussions. Qualitative evaluation of case study interventions.
    Müller Staub: Principal Investigator, & U. Stuker-Studer, Pflege PBS, Bern.Qualitative study, 2003 – 2004
  • Clinical decision-making and critical thinking in the diagnostic process. Qualitative evaluation of case study interventions.
    Müller Staub: Principal Investigator, Pflege PBS, Bern.Literature review and qualitative study, 2003 – 2004
  • Does the quality of nursing diagnostics influence patients’ satisfaction related to nursing assessments?
    M. Müller Staub: Principal Investigator, R. Ricka (Supervisor); Maastricht University, Netherlands.Correlation study, 1999 – 2000
Int. Collaboration / Zusammenarbeit
  • Research Consultation Prof. Karen Dunn Lopez, University of Illinois at Chicago USA, 2015 –
  • Research Collaboration, Prof. Dr. Wolter Paans, Lectoraat Nursing Diagnostics, Hanze University, Groningen, The Netherlands, 2014 –
  • Co-Supervisor, Doctoral Students with Prof. H. Mayer, Vienna University, Austria; 2014 –
  • Research Consultation Dr. Paula Escalada, Public University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain; 2013 –
  • Research Collaboration Prof. E. Rabelo & G. Linch, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil, 2008 –
  • Research Consultation W. Paans, Postdoctoral Researcher, Hanze University, Groningen, Netherlands; 2010 – 2013
  • Research Collaboration Prof. Dr. Gail Keenan, Professor in Clinical Nursing Excellence, University of Florida USA, 2010 –
  • Research Consultation A. Collins, Principal, Fortis Institute of Nursing, Mulund Mumbai, Affiliated to Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik, Maharashtra 2010 – 2012
  • Research and Education Consultation, Prof. Dr. Krainovich-Miller, Assistant Dean of Academic Initiatives, New York University, USA; 2009 – 2010
  • Co-supervisor Doctoral Studies, Prof. Dr. Theo van Achterberg, St. Radboud University, Nijmegen, Netherlands; 2007 –
  • Research and Education Collaboration, Prof. Dr. M. Lunney, The City University of New York, Staten Island, NY; 2007 – 2014
  • Co-researcher, Prof. Dr. M.A. Lavin, University of St. Louis, USA; 2004 – 2007
  • Co-researcher, Prof. Dr. Theo van Achterberg, Radboud University Nijmegen, Netherlands; 2004 – 2007
Akademische Würdigungen / Awards
  • Fellow of NANDA International (FNI) Award 2016: NANDA International Fellows represent nursing leaders with standardized nursing language expertise in the areas of education, administration, clinical practice, informatics and research. Their professional roles include: association/organization executives; chancellors, deans and university professors; clinical nurse specialists and nurse practitioners; nurse consultants; journal/book editors and authors; researchers and entrepreneurs
  • Excellence in Research Award 2015 for outstanding contributions, donated by Sigma Theta Tau International; Honor Society of Nursing (STTI), Mu Upsilon Chapter, Collage of Staten Island, NY, USA
  • EANS Grant 2012: Concept Research Proposal: Developing an international nursing documentation audit instrument: Expert consensus study. Grant received with Dr. Wolter Paans (PhD, RN, EANS Scholar) Lecturer and Researcher, School of Nursing, and the Research and Innovation Group in Health Care and Nursing, Hanze University of Applied Sciences, Groningen (NL), and with Prof. Dr. Walter Sermeus (PhD, RN, EANS Fellow), Professor, School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Centre for Health Services and Nursing Research, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
  • Research Grant: Evaluation of an electronic nursing documentation (2013). Research project Triemli Hospital, Zürich. Grant received from Health Department, City of Zürich and Triemli Hospital
  • Grant for the First Comprehensive Survey on Research Projects in Switzerland based on the Swiss Nursing Research Agenda (SRAN, for Swiss Nursing Science Association, 2013). Grant received from the Swiss Association of Nursing Science, Basel
  • NANDA International Foundation: 2007-2008 Grant. Research project „Evaluation of the Implementation of Nursing Diagnostics: A Study on the Use of Nursing Diagnoses, Interventions and Outcomes in Nursing Documentation“
  • Swiss Nursing Association: 2006-2007 Grant. Research project „Evalutation der Einführung von Pflegediagnostik“
  • First, International Award for Scientific Nursing Pedagogics honoring „application of the organizational development approach in curriculum development“. Erster, internationaler, wissenschaftlicher Preis für Pflegepädagogik. Würdignung für die Publikation „Der Organisations-Entwicklungsansatz in der Curriculumsentwicklung Höhere Fachausbildung in Pflege, verliehen durch Printernet: Die Zeitschrift für Pflegewissenschaft. Kongress „Lernwelten“, September 2001
  • US-Able Award honoring „A model to foster self-care in geriatrics“. US-Able Preis, Würdigung für das „Modell zur Förderung der Selbstpflege in der Altenbetreuung“. Verleihung Körberstiftung Hamburg, Juni 1999
  • First Balint Award honoring the publication „Balint supervision – a contribution to relation oriented nursing care“. Erster Ba­lintpreis, Würdigung für die Publikation „Balintarbeit- ein Beitrag zu beziehungsorientierter Pflege“. Verleihung Schweizerischer Rotes Kreuz, Stiftung Psychosomatik und Sozialmedizin, Ascona 1993