Bennett, Sean
Title:
Assistant Professor - Nursing
Office:
HP 203-Y
Phone:
(801) 863-7502
Fax:
(801) 863-6093
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Last Updated: 10/22/14 -

EDUCATION

University of Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ

Masters of Science in Nursing                                                                                                                                                                                                         1999

Masters Project: Basic Dysrhythmia Interpretation Course (Self-taught electronic course)

Regents College, Albany, NY

Bachelors of Science in Nursing                                                                                                                                                                                                      1997

Ricks College, Rexburg, ID

Associate of Arts and Science in Nursing                                                                                                                                                                                       1992

Associate of Arts and Science in Paramedicine                                                                                                                                                                            1990

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Utah Valley University, Orem, UT

Assistant Professor – Department of Nursing                                                                                                                                                           2010 - Present

Taught courses – Pre-nursing, Associates Degree, Bachelors Degree; Course Coordination; Developed syllabus and overall course structure, including clinical instruction and grading of all course work.

Ricks College, Rexburg, ID

Adjunct Instructor – Department of Nursing                                                                                                                                                                                 1997

Transcultural Nursing Program - Merida, Mexico; Lead instructor - Pediatric Nursing (Didactic and Clinical), Oversight; Coordination with University of Yucatan Nursing and Archeology Departments.

Adjunct Instructor – Department of Nursing                                                                                                                                                                     1992 - 1997

Taught courses – Medical/Surgical, Psychiatric, Cardiovascular, Neurological, Pediatrics, Gerontology, Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Pediatric Advanced Life Support; Proctor – end of course testing; Planned and coordinated Emergency Disaster Workshops.

Adjunct Instructor – Department of Health Science                                                                                                                                                         1992 - 1997

Taught paramedic courses - Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Basic Trauma Life Support (BTLS), adult medical emergencies, OB-GYN and pediatric emergencies, anatomy and physiology, gross anatomy, hazardous materials management,  search and rescue, and medical conversational Spanish; Clinical instruction and grading of all course work.

Tutor – Department of Health Science                                                                                                                                                        1991 – 1992, 1986 - 1987

Taught 1st and 2nd year paramedic students – Classroom (lecture/Theory) and lab; Individual or group tutoring in various courses to include: Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Basic Trauma Life Support (BTLS), adult medical emergencies, OB-GYN and pediatric emergencies, anatomy and physiology, gross anatomy, hazardous materials management,  search and rescue, and medical conversational Spanish.

RELATED EXPERIENCE

Registered Nurse                                                                              Springville Instacare, Springville, UT                                                                                      2011 – 2013

Intermountain Medical Group - Providing complete patient care under the direction of on duty physician. Providing nursing coverage for instacares in Springville, Provo, North Orem, Hiland and Saratoga Springs Utah.

Registered Nurse                                                                              Park City Medical Center, Park City, UT                                                                                        2010 – 2011

 Intermountain Healthcare Hospital system – Providing patient care in Same Day Surgery.

Nurse Administrator                                                                         Cassia Regional Medical Center, Burley, ID                                                                             2005 – 2010

Intermountain Healthcare Hospital system - Provide administrative leadership and oversight of 25-bed hospital for all Nursing Departments, Pharmacy, Respiratory Therapy, Anesthesia,Ambulance, Case Management, Education and Clergy Services. BYU-Idaho Satellite Nursing Program - Organized and implemented Program; On-site MSN oversight. Instructor - Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) & Telemetry Course.

Chief Nursing Officer                                                                        Madison Memorial Hospital, Rexburg, ID                                                                                  1997 – 2005

Providing administrative leadership and oversight of 49-bed hospital for all Nursing Departments, Case Management, Translation Services, and Physician Recruiting. Instructor - Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and CPR.

Registered Nurse                                                                             Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center, Idaho Falls, ID                                                         1993 – 1997

Providing patient care in ICU/CCU, Emergency Room and Home Health.

Commissioned Officer                                                                    United States Air Force, Mt Home, ID                                                                                          1984 – 2007

 Retired.  Rank - Major, United States Air Force Reserve; Staff Development/Education Coordinator for 100 person medical unit. Duties to include: Development and implementation of medical courses to Physicians, Registered Nurses and Corpsman; Master Instructor Trainer; Supervisor of 29 personnel; Instructor/Clinical Preceptor for Registered Nurses and Corpsman; Critical Care Transport Nurse/Paramedic; Served in staff and leadership positions to include Education, ICU/CCU, OB, Medical Surgical Services Acute Care Clinics and Emergency Department.

PUBLICATIONS AND PAPERS

None

LANGUAGES

English – Native Language

Spanish – speak, read and write with proficiency

AWARDS

Hope B. Jones Service Award                                                                                                                                                                                                                         1990

MEMBERSHIPS

American College of Healthcare Executives

Idaho Alliance of Leaders in Nursing

Boy Scouts of America