Geraldine Prizeman
Research Assistant, School of Nursing & Midwifery

Biography

Geraldine has worked with the Trinity Centre for Practice and Healthcare Innovation (TCPHI) as a Healthcare Researcher since 2014. She holds an MLitt from the School of Business at Trinity College Dublin and an M.Soc.Sc from University College Dublin. Prior to her current role, she worked as in both public and private sector organisations as a researcher in the field of nonprofit management. Geraldine has 20 years experience in the field of research, specifically in the nonprofit and healthcare sectors. The primary aim of her current role is to support and advance collaborative nurse-led quality improvement research in St. James's Hospital. Geraldine provides individualised research support to nurse researchers. Her involvement varies across projects and includes, project management, ethics applications, data entry, analysis and interpretation and writing for publication. She also works to establish and develop sustainable collaborative research partnerships between St. James's Hospital nurse researchers and relevant TCD academic staff to promote high quality nurse-led research which improves service quality and enhances patient outcomes.

Publications and Further Research Outputs

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Nugent, O. Lydon, C., Timmins, F., Part, S. , Keane, L. Prizeman, G., Dennehy, C. and Fenn, H., Failure to Fail: Factors that support and prevent preceptors failing a student on clinical placement., Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery, RCSI 36th Annual International Nursing & Midwifery Research and Education Conference, Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery, RCSI, 1-2nd March, 2017 Conference Paper, 2017

Anne Grogan, Michael Coughlan, Geraldine Prizeman, Nora O'Mahony, Katherine Quinn, Niamh O'Connell, Gabrielle McKee, The patients' perspective of INR self-testing, remote communication of test results and confidence to move to self-management, Journal of Clinical Nursing, 2017 Journal Article, 2017 DOI

Nugent, O., Part, S., Keane, L. Dennehy, C. Fenn, H., Lydon, C., Timmins, F., Prizeman, G.,(, Failure to Fail: Factors that support and prevent preceptors failing a student on clinical placement., RCN International Nursing Research Conference 2017, University of Oxford Examination Schools, 75-81 High Street, Oxford., Wednesday 5 - Friday, 2017 Poster, 2017

G McKee, A Grogan, M Coughlan, G Prizeman, N O'Mahony, K Quinn and N O'Connell, Patient taking Warfarin perspective of moving from self-testing to self-management, European Journal Of Cardiovascular Nursing, EuroHeartCare , Jonkoping, 19-20 May 2017 , 16, (S1), Sage, 2017, pp84 Published Abstract, 2017

Coyne I, Prizeman G, Sheehan A, Malone H, While AE, An e-health intervention to support the transition of young people with long-term illnesses to adult healthcare services: Design and early use, Patient Education and Counseling, 99, 2016, p1496 - 1504 Journal Article, 2016

Roche M., O'Grady J., Brady AM, Prizeman G, Patients' Perceptions and Expectations of Nursing Care in a Large Dublin Academic Teaching Hospital, 35th Annual International Nursing and Midwifery Research & Education , Dublin, Ireland, March 2016, 2016 Poster, 2016

Dolan, L., Kane, M., Timmins, F., Prizeman, G. and Dempsey, O. , Exploring the Need for and Evaluation of the Development of a Patients Room for Exploring the need for the development of a recreational day room for inpatients with respiratory and tuberculosis conditions. , European Respiratory Society International Congress 2017, London EXCEL Royal Victoria Dock, London, UK., 3-7th September 201, 2016, pp97 - 97 Poster, 2016

O'Coimin D., Korn B., Prizeman G., Donnelly, S., Codd M., Curran M., Hynes G., & Fahey T., Voices that Matter...Bereaved Relatives and their experience of care , Palliative Medicine, 9th World Congress of the European Association of Palliative Care 9th World research Congress , Dublin, Ireland, June 2016, 30, (6), Sage, 2016, ppNP187- Published Abstract, 2016 TARA - Full Text

Dr Honor Nicholl, Ms Carmel Doyle, Ms Jessica Eustace-Cook, Ms Geraldine Prizeman, Dr Catherine Tracey, Dr Aileen Lynch, Ms Clair Kelly, EXPLORING THE CHALLENGES EXPERIENCED BY PEOPLE WITH MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY LIVING INDEPENDENTLY (MD INDOLIVING), School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dublin Trinity College, University of Dublin Trinity College, 2016, 1-75 Report, 2016 TARA - Full Text URL

Kerins M., McKee G. Prizeman G., Changes in risk factor profile of patients attending cardiac rehabilitation over the last 10 years. , European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, Euroheartcare , Athens, April 2016, 2016 Poster, 2016 URL

M Kerins, G Mckee, G Prizeman, Changes in risk factor profile of patients attending cardiac rehabilitation over the last 10 years, European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, Euroheartcare 2016, Athens, 15-16 April 2016, 15 ( Supp), Sage , 2016, ppS60 Published Abstract, 2016 URL

Fallon N., Kerins M., McKee G., Charles S., Finn C., Hannon B., Newton H., Stephenson J., Prizeman G. , Achieving Blood Pressure and LDL targets in Cardiac Rehabilitation centres in Ireland, INCA (Irish Nurses Cardaic Association) Spring Scientific Meeting , Dublin, Ireland, March 2015, 2015 Poster, 2015

Stapleton D., Kane M., Hynes G., Prizeman G., Dempsey O., McDonald C., McLaughlin AM. & Keane J. , An action research inquiry into the potential role of a Medical Social Worker for Tuberculosis patients in an acute hospital outpatient setting', IPL Health & Social Care Interprofessional Learning Conference, Dublin, Ireland, October 2015, 2015 Poster, 2015

Brady, AM., Fealy, G., Casey, M, Hegarty J., Kennedy, C., McNamara, M., O'Reilly, P., Prizeman, G., Rohde D. , An analysis of a national enquiry database on scope of practice. , Journal of Advanced Nursing. , 71, (10), 2015, p2402 - 2412 Journal Article, 2015

Kennedy, C., O'Reilly, P., Fealy, G, Casey, M., Brady, AM., McNamara, M., Prizeman, G., Rohde, D., Hegarty, J , Comparative analysis of nursing and midwifery regulatory and professional bodies' scope of practice and associated decision-making frameworks: a discussion paper, Journal of Advanced Nursing , 71, (8), 2015, p1797 - 1811 Journal Article, 2015

Nicholl H., Eustace-Cook J., King C., Murphy M., Prizeman G., Tracey C & Lynch A., Rare diseases website -Developing the Parent-to-Parent Content of a Rare Disease Website in Ireland, SON&M TCD, University of Dublin Trinity College, September , 2015, p1 - 70 Report, 2015 TARA - Full Text

Fealy, GM., Casey, M., Rohde, D., Brady, AM., Hegarty, J., Kennedy, C., McNamara, M., O'Reilly P., Prizeman, G , Scope of practice decision making: findings from a national survey of Irish nurses and midwives, Journal of Clinical Nursing. , 24, 2015, p2871 - 2880 Journal Article, 2015

Dolan L., Kane M., Timmins F., Dempsey O. & Prizeman G, Exploring the Need for and Evaluation of the Development of a Patients Room for Recreational Usage, 8th Annual Multi-Disciplinary Research, St. James's Hospital, Dublin, May 2015, 2015 Poster, 2015

Stapleton D., Kane M., Hynes G., Prizeman G., Dempsey O., McDonald C., McLaughlin AM. & Keane J. , Defining the social needs of Tuberculosis patients and the requirement for an outpatient Social Work service in St. James's Hospital, ITS Annual Scientific Meeting, Cork, Ireland, November 2015, 2015 Poster, 2015

Fealy, GM., Rohde, D., Casey, M., Brady, AM., Hegarty, J., Kennedy, C., McNamara, M., O'Reilly, P. Prizeman, G , Facilitators and barriers in expanding scope of practice: findings from a national survey of Irish nurses and midwives, Journal of Clinical Nursing. , 24, 2015, p3615 - 3626 Journal Article, 2015

Casey M., Fealy G, Kennedy C, Hegarty J, Prizeman G, McNamara M, O'Reilly P, Brady AM & Rodhe D. , Nurses', midwives' and key stakeholders' experiences and perceptions of a scope of nursing and midwifery practice framework, Journal of Advanced Nursing. , 71, (6), 2015, p1227 - 1237 Journal Article, 2015

N Fallon, M Kerins, G Mckee, S Charle C Finn, B Hannon, H Newton, J Stephenson and G Prizeman, Achieving blood pressure and LDL targets in cardiac rehabilitation centres in Ireland: how well are we meeting European Guidelines on cardiovascular disease prevention recommendations., European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing , EuroHeartCare, Dubrovnick , 14-15 June, 14, (Supp1), 2015, pp105 Published Abstract, 2015 URL

N Fallon, M Kerins, G Mckee, S Charles C Finn, B Hannon, H Newton, J Stephenson and G Prizeman, , Achieving blood pressure and LDL targets in cardiac rehabilitation centres in Ireland: how well are we meeting European Guidelines on cardiovascular disease prevention recommendations, St James Hospital, 8th Annual Multidisciplinary research and Clinical audit conference , St James Hospital, Dublin , 21st May 2015, 2015 Poster, 2015

Coyne I, Prizeman G, Sheehan A & While A , Developing an e-health intervention to prepare and support young people (with long-term illnesses) for transition to adult healthcare services. , Association for Common European Nursing Diagnosis, Interventions & Outcomes (Acendio) Newsletter , Summer, 2014, p24 - 25 Journal Article, 2014 URL

School of Nursing and Midwifery, TCD, 'www.SteppingUp.ie. Transition information website for young people, with long-term illnesses, moving to adult health care services. ', Dublin, Trinity College Dublin, 2013, - Software, 2013 URL

Crossan, D. and Prizeman, G. , Giving Voice to Values" Curriculum: An investigation into its application for social entrepreneurship teaching, 2011 Working Paper, 2011

Crossan, D. and Prizeman, G. , Social Enterprises and Social Entrepreneurs: Ireland, 2010 Working Paper, 2010

Ireland in, editor(s)Wiepking, Pamela , The State of Giving Research in Europe: Household Donations to Charitable Organizations in Twelve European Countries, Amsterdam, Amsterdam University Press, 2009, pp31 - 41, [Prizeman, G. and O'Regan, A] Book Chapter, 2009

Prizeman, G. and McGee, S. , When the going gets tough - how Irish charities are responding to the economic downturn, NCVO/ VSSN Researching the Voluntary Sector Conference, Coventry, United Kingdom, September 2009, 2009 Conference Paper, 2009

Prizeman, G. and McGee, S. , Challenges for Irish Charities Fundraising in an Economic Downturn - Building Donor Relationships, Giving & Volunteering Research Conference, VU University, Amsterdam, July 2009, 2009 Conference Paper, 2009

Prizeman, G. , Creators, Inheritors and Implementers: Organisational Identity Management Roles of Managers in Irish Third Sector Organisations. , Eighth International Conference of the International Society for Third Sector Research (ISTR) and Second EMES-ISTR European Conference , Barcelona, July 2008, 2008 Conference Paper, 2008

Prizeman, G. and Noël, V. , Using cognitive question testing to pretest a questionnaire for a large-scale postal survey of nonprofit organisations, NCVO/VSSN Researching the Voluntary Sector Conference, University of Warwick, September 2006, 2006 Conference Paper, 2006

Prizeman, G. , Mapping Nonprofit Organisations in Ireland, International Society for Third Sector Research (ISTR) Conference, Toronto, Canada, July 2004, 2004 Poster, 2004

Timmins, F., Cassidy, S., Nugent, O., Lydon, C., Part. S., Keane, L., Dennehy, C., Fenn, H., Prizeman, G., Murphy, F., Coffey, M., Reluctance to fail nursing students in practice-implications for nurse managers , Journal of Nursing Management Journal Article,

Dolan, L., Kane, M., Keane, J. Timmins, F., Prizeman, G. and Dempsey, O. , Exploring the Need for and Evaluation of the Development of a Patients Room for Recreational Usage, Journal of Clinical Nursing Journal Article,

G. McKee A. Grogan M. Coughlan G. Prizeman N. O'Connell N. O'Mahony K. Quinn, Patients' perspectives of self-testing when using anticoagulant therapy , 17th International Conference on IntegratedCare , Dublin, 8-10 May 2017 Poster,

Non-Peer-Reviewed Publications

G. McKee A. Grogan M. Coughlan G. Prizeman N. O'Connell N. O'Mahony K. Quinn, Patients' perspectives of self-testing when using anticoagulant therapy, European HeaJournal, European Society of Cardiology Congress 2018, Barcelona, 26-30Sug 2017, 38, (Supp1), Oxford University press, 2017, ppP2984 Published Abstract, 2017 URL

Dolan, L., Kane, M., Keane, J. Timmins, F., Prizeman, G. and Dempsey, O., Exploring the Need for and Evaluation of the Development of a Patients Room for Recreational Usage, St. James's Hospital Dublin:, 2015 Report, 2015

Fealy, G., Casey, M., Brady, AM., Hegarty, J., Kennedy, C., McNamara, M., O'Reilly, P., Prizeman, G. and Rohde, Daniela , National Review of the Scope of Nursing and Midwifery Practice Framework: , Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland, Dublin, 2014 Report, 2014

Prizeman, G. and Crossan, D. , Mapping Social Entrepreneurial Enterprises in Ireland', Dublin, Trinity College Dublin, 2011 Report, 2011

Prizeman, G., O'Regan, A., Donoghue, F., and McGee, S., , Volunteering in the Citizens Information Service: the role and contribution of volunteers, Dublin, Citizens Information Board , May, 2010 Report, 2010

Charitable Fundraising in an Economic Downturn: The First Annual Report on Income and Fundraising Activity in Irish Charities. , Prizeman, G. and McGee, S. , Dublin, Centre for Nonprofit Management with Irish Charities Tax Research Ltd. and The Ireland Funds , 2009 Report, 2009

Prizeman, G. , Creators, Implementers and Inheritors: Organisational Identity Management Roles in Irish Third Sector Organisations, Trinity College Dublin, 2009 Thesis, 2009

Prizeman, G. , Charitable Fundraising in an Economic Downturn: Mid-Year Update: Snapshots, 4,, Trinity College Dublin, Centre for Nonprofit Management, School of Business, , 2009 Report, 2009

Freda Donoghue, Geraldine Prizeman, Andrew O'Regan, Virginie Noël, The Hidden Landscape: First Forays into Mapping Nonprofit Organisations in Ireland, Dublin, Centre for Nonprofit Management, 20 June, 2006 Report, 2006

Ruddle, Helen, Prizeman, Geraldine, Haslett, Deirdre, Mulvihill, Ray and Kelly, Edwina, Meeting the Health, Social Care and Welfare Services Information Needs of Older People in Ireland, Dublin, National Council on Ageing and Older Peo, September, 2002 Report, 2002

Geraldine Prizeman, A Space to Grow: Review of the Management and Operation of Refuges in the Eastern Region, Dublin, Eastern Regional Health Authority, 2002 Report, 2002

Ruddle, H.and Prizeman, G., Handbook: Planning and Implementation of Community-Based Projects, Dublin, National Drugs Strategy Team, 2001 Book, 2001

Ruddle, Helen, Prizeman, Geraldine and Jaffro, Gwen, Evaluation of Local Drugs Task Force Projects: Experiences and Perceptions of Planning and Implementation, Dublin, National Drugs Strategy Team, December, 2000 Report, 2000

Cleary, Anne and Prizeman, Geraldine, Homelessness and Mental Health, Dublin, University College Dublin: Social Scienc, March, 1998 Report, 1998

Research Expertise

Description

Qualitative and Quantitative Research Methods; Healthcare Services Research; Quality Improvement in Hospitals; Patient Experiences of Health Services; Nurse Education; Nonprofit Management;

Projects

  • Title
    • End-of-life-VOICES Project (Bereaved Relatives Survey)
  • Summary
    • Collaborator with Bettina Korn, Diarmuid O' Coimin, Margaret Codd, Mairead Curran, Geralyn Hynes, Sarah Donnelly
  • Date From
    • 2014
  • Title
    • Continence Promotion Project
  • Summary
    • Collaborator with Josephone Donlon, Anna Ayton, Cora O'Connor, Clare O'Carroll & Mary Bell
  • Date From
    • 2014
  • Title
    • Failure to fail: An exploration of staff nurses' views of competence assessment of undergraduate nursing students
  • Summary
    • Cross hospital project (St. James,s Hospital and Tallaght Hospital). Collaborator with Helen Fenn, Orla Nugent, Siobhan Part, Lisa Keane, Christina Lydon, Caitriona Dennehy, Fiona Timmins
  • Date From
    • 2016
  • Title
    • A patient satisfaction study evaluating patient experiences of outpatient varicose Vein surgery in the Veins unit of St. James's Hospital
  • Summary
    • Collaborator with Bernie Hannon and Sharon O'Donnell
  • Date From
    • 2016
  • Title
    • Cancer Nurses Research Writing Group - JBI Systematic Review
  • Summary
    • Collaborator with Catherine O'Brine, Geralyn Hynes and cancer nurses in St. James's Hospital
  • Date From
    • 2016
  • Title
    • 'MiKidney': a pilot study of a self-management smartphone app for patients with chronic kidney disease
  • Summary
    • Collaborator with Nuala Doyle, Mairead Murphy, Laura Brennan, Alice Waugh, Prof. George Mellotte, Margaret McCann
  • Date From
    • 2016
  • Title
    • An evaluation of recreational ward facilities for long stay in-patients on one ward
  • Summary
    • Collaborator with Lorraine Dolan, Maria Kane, Fiona Timmins
  • Date From
    • 2014
  • Date To
    • 2016
  • Title
    • Metrics-Evaluation of the adoption of a quality management process in a large teaching hospital
  • Summary
    • Collaborator with Julie O'Grady, Miriam Roche, Anne-Marie Brady
  • Date From
    • 2015
  • Date To
    • 2016
  • Title
    • The need for social worker referral in outpatients TB clinic
  • Summary
    • Collaborator with Donna Stapleton, Maria Kane, Lorraine Dolan, Geralyn Hynes
  • Date From
    • 2014
  • Date To
    • 2016
  • Title
    • Evaluate the effectiveness of the anticoagulation self-testing program.
  • Summary
    • Collaborator with Anne Grogan, Finola Griffen, Gabrielle McKee, Michael Coughlan
  • Date From
    • 2014
  • Date To
    • 2016
  • Title
    • Nutrition and hydration research development group
  • Summary
    • Cross hospital project (Tallaght Hospital, St. James's Hospital, Naas Hospital). Collaborator with Patricia Cronin, Louise Daly, Margaret McCann, Amanda Roberts, Mary Quirke, Shauna Ennis, Nora O'Mahony, Julie O'Grady
  • Date From
    • 2016
  • Title
    • Evaluation of BUMBLEance, the Children's National Ambulance Service in Ireland
  • Summary
    • Collaborator with Aileen Lynch, Honor Nicholl, Carole King, Catherine Treacy
  • Date From
    • 2016
  • Date To
    • 2016
  • Title
    • Exploring the challenges experienced by people with Muscular Dystrophy living independently.
  • Summary
    • Collaborator with Honor Nicholl, Carmel Doyle, Jessica Eustace-Cook,Catherine Tracey, Aileen Lynch, & Clair Kelly
  • Date From
    • 2015
  • Date To
    • 2015
  • Title
    • Rare diseases website: Developing the parent-to-parent content of a rare disease website in Ireland
  • Summary
    • Collaborator with Honor Nicholl, Jessica Eustace-Cook, Carole King, Maryanne Murphy,Catherine Tracey & Aileen Lynch
  • Date From
    • 2015
  • Date To
    • 2015

Recognition

Awards and Honours

Winner of Best Hospital Project for 'SteppingUp.ie' 2014 Crystal Clear MSD Health Literacy Awards. May 2014