Heather Naylor, MSN FNP-BC AP-PMN, FAIPM
Senior Nurse Practioner and faculty
St. Josephs Medical Center and Creighton University
Hez Naylor is Senior Nurse Practitioner of the inpatient pain consultation service at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center. She is a licensed, board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner and one of 26 Credentialed Advanced Practice Pain Management Nurse Practitioners in the country. Hez teaches Pathophysiology, Pharmacology, and preceptorship courses for Creighton University. Hez is pursuing her PhD at University of Missouri. She has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Creighton University’s accelerated curriculum, and a Master of Science in Nursing Family Nurse Practitioner from Grand Canyon University. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Telecommunications from Michigan State University._x000D_ .

Presenting at the Nexus Summit:

This presentation aligns with the theme of Centering IPE around people/patient, families, caregivers and communities because it addresses a global health problem that affects people in all walks of life - the opioid epidemic - and seeks to prepare health professions students with an understanding of the complex nature of the opioid use disorder, its impact on individuals, patients, families and the community, and solutions to this crisis in order to improve outcomes. This IPE activity was developed as an interprofessional initiative and engages students in medicine, dental, nursing, EMS, and…