Margaret Emerson, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC

Clinical Assistant Professor

Contact

University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)
College of Nursing - Omaha Division
985330 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5330

Phone: 402-559-6625
Email: margaret.emerson@unmc.edu

  

Education

  • 2006, BSN, UNMC
  • 2011, MSN, UNMC
  • 2017, DNP, UNMC


Publications


Articles published in scholarly peer reviewed journals (+ co-authored with student)

Emerson, M.R., Mathews, T., & Struwe. L. (2018). Postpartum Depression Screening for New Mothers at Well Child Visits. MCN: The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing, 43(3), 139-145.

Emerson, M. R. (2019). Implementing a Hybrid-Collaborative Care Model: Practical Considerations for Nurse Practitioners. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 1-6.

Kinnan, S., Emerson, M. R., Kern, J., & Ratzliff, A. (2019). How a Health Center Eliminated the Waiting List for Psychiatric Services. Psychiatric Services, 70(12), 1176-1179.

Mathews, T. L., Emerson, M. R., Moore, T. A., Fial, A., & Hanna, K. M. (2019). Systematic Review: Feasibility, Reliability, and Validity of Maternal/Caregiver Attachment and Bonding Screening Tools for Clinical Use. Journal of Pediatric Health Care. 33(6). 633-638.

Emerson, M.R., Buchanan, L., & Golden, A. (2020). Telehealth Simulation with Graduate Nurse Practitioner Students. Nurse Educator: April 20, 2020 - Volume Publish Ahead of Print - Issue - doi: 10.1097/NNE.0000000000000843

Emerson, M.R., Watanabe-Galloway, S., Dinkel, D., Kotcherlakota, S., & Fok, L. (2020). Lessons Learned in Selection and Review of Depression Apps for Primary Care Settings. Journal of Technology in Behavioral Science. https://doi.org/10.1007/s41347-020-00156-5. +

Torous, J., Aquino, P., Emerson, M.R. & Fortuna, K. (2020). Actionable Health App Evaluation: Translating Expert Frameworks into Objective Metrics. NPJ Digital Medicine 3, article 100. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41746-020-00312-4

Lagan, S., Emerson, M.R., Gratzer, D., Myrick, K., Chan, S., Fortuna, K., Benson, N., Tatro, N., Aquino, P., Tartaglia, J., Dirst, M., King, D., Matwin, S., Proctor, S., & Torous, J. (2021). Mental Health App Evaluation: Updating the American Psychiatric Association’s Framework with a Modified Delphi Process. Psychiatric Services. 72(9), 1095-1098.

Emerson, MR. Caspari-Harsh, J. Notice, M., Dinkel, D., & Kabayundo, J. (2021). Mental Health Mobile App Use: Considerations for Serving Underserved Patients in Integrated Primary Care Settings. General Hospital Psychiatry. 67-75. +

Dinkel, D.M., Caspari, J.H., Fok, L., Notice, M., Johnson, D.J., Watanabe-Galloway, S., & Emerson, M.R. (2021). A Qualitative Exploration of the Feasibility of Integrating Mental Health Apps into Integrated Primary Care Clinics. Translational Behavioral Medicine. 11(9), 1708-1716.+

Watanabe-Galloway, S. Emerson, MR, Doyle, M., Harsh Caspari, J, & Johnson, D. (2021) How to Effectively Transition Patients Back from Psychiatric Care to PC: Access Initiative Protocol Development. Psychiatric Services. appi-ps. https://doi.org/10.1176/appi.ps.202100107

Edwards, L., Emerson, MR., Cates, D. & Steel, R. (2021). COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate Exemption Requests for Anxiety: Ethical and Practical Considerations. Psychiatric Times. 39(2). 8-9.

Emerson, M.R., Huber, M., Mathews, T., Kupzyk, K., Walsh, M., & Walker, J. (2022). Improving Integrated Mental Health Care Through an Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner Led Program: Challenges and Successes. Public Health Reports. Accepted for publication

Emerson, M.R., Buckland, S., Watanabe-Galloway, S., Dinkel, D., Mickles, M., Fok, L, & Lawlor, M. (2022). Addressing and Evaluating Health Literacy in mHealth: A Scoping Review. mHealth. Accepted for publication

Emerson, MR, Dinkel, D, Watanabe-Galloway, S., Torous, J., & Johnson, D.J. (submitted 11.14.2022) Adaptation of Digital Navigation Training for Integrated Behavioral Health Providers: Interview and Survey Study. Translational Behavioral Medicine. (In Review).

Articles published in non-peer reviewed platforms

Torous, J. & Emerson, MR. (2022). How to Find the Right Mental Health App. Aeon Psych.
How to choose a mental health app | Psyche Guides

Digital Navigation Training

M-Health Digital Navigation Training for Integrated Behavioral Health