Angela Houck of Peninsula Regional Earns Nursing Doctorate
Angela T. Houck, DNP, RNC-NIC, RN-BC, a nurse in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury, Maryland, has completed her Doctorate of Nursing Practice. The degree was awarded through Regis University of Denver, Colorado, and included 940 hours of onsite clinical work at Peninsula Regional Medical Center with her capstone project on the Late Preterm Infant Initiative.
Houck is nationally board-certified in Pediatrics by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and nationally board-certified in Neonatal Intensive Care Nursing by the National Certification Corp. The Late Preterm Infant Initiative has been recognized at the state and national levels, including at the 2012 Maryland Patient Safety Center annual conference — placing in the top 10 for the Minogue Award.
Houck will be co-presenting the project in a breakout session at the Association for Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) National Conference in June in Washington, D.C.