School of Health

Nissy Thomas

Phone: (03) 53278472
Email: ns.thomas@federation.edu.au
Room: H118
Position: Lecturer
Discipline: Nursing

Qualifications

  • Graduate Certificate in Education, Federation University, 2019
  • Masters of Nursing (Acute Care), University of Adelaide, 2014
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment, Bacchus Marsh Community College, 2010
  • Bachelor of Nursing, Mahatma Gandhi University, India, 2006

Teaching Areas

  • Foundations of Nursing Practice
  • Advanced Pathophysiology
  • Management of Deteriorating Patient
  • Consolidation of Contemporary Nursing Practice

Professional Associations

Australian Nursing Board Registration – Registered Nurse (Div1)

Research Interests

Patient safety

Delirium

Clinical deterioration

Supervised projects

Completed master/ honours:
Honours thesis Title: Incivility and bullying - An evaluation of undergraduate nursing students’ perceptions whilst on clinical placement

Publications

Thomas, N.; Coleman, M.; Terry, D. Nurses’ Experience of Caring for Patients with Delirium: Systematic Review and Qualitative Evidence Synthesis. Nurs. Rep. 2021, 11, 164–174. https://doi.org/10.3390/nursrep11010016