Mary Bacha

Mary Bacha, MSN, RN

College of Nursing
Lecturer
Campus:
Kent
Office Hours:
Tuesdays: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 2:00 - 4:00 p.m., Wednesdays: 12:30 - 2:30 p.m., Mondays & Thursdays by appointment. Please email me for appointment times.
Contact Information
Phone:
330-672-9970
Fax:
330-672-1564

Biography

I have worked as a Critical Care Nurse for 8 years in New York, then 10 years in ICU at Akron City Hospital (Summa Health System). I was also the Staff Development Instructor in Critical Care for 4 years at Akron City Hospital. I am an active member of the Akron Children's Hospital Women’s Board.

Courses

  • NURS 20020 - Foundations in Assessment & Communication in Nursing, Lecturer/Instructor and Course Coordinator
  • NURS 20950 - Human Growth & Development for the Healthcare Professional, Lecturer/Instructor and Course Coordinator

Education

MSN, Curriculum & Instruction, Kent State University 1982, BSN, D’Youville College, Buffalo, NY, 1980, AD, Niagara Community College, NY, 1976

Expertise

Critical Care Nursing, Adult Medical-Surgical Nursing, Nursing Education

Affiliations

Akron Children’s Hospital Women’s Board

Awards/Achievements

  • 2015, Outstanding Teaching Award, Kent State University
  • 2015, Barbara Donaho Distinguished Leadership in Learning Award Recipient, Kent State University
  • 2014, Daisy Faculty Award Honorable Mention, Kent State University
  • 2014, Faculty of the Year, Students for Professional Nursing (SPN), Kent State University