UAH

Haley Hoy, PhD, ACNP

Assistant Professor
Interim Associate Dean, Graduate Programs

Office: NB 202
Phone: 256-824-6669
Email: Haley.Hoy@uah.edu

Education

  • PhD, Vanderbilt University
  • MSN , Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, University of Alabama Huntsville
  • BSN, University of Alabama Huntsville

Professional Certifications

  • Acute Care Nurse Practitioner-Board Certified
  • Registered Nurse

Clinical Expertise

  • Pulmonary
  • Nursing and transplantation
  • Quality of life
  • Web-based mobile technology

Teaching Responsibilities

  • NUR 621 Acute Care Nurse Practitioner II
  • NUR 622 Acute Care Nurse Practitioner II
  • NUR 622 Acute Care Nurse Practitioner IV
  • NUR 737 Interdisciplinary Leadership and Role Development
  • NUR 739 Scholarly Practice Project
  • NUR 500 Issues in Transplantation

Service Activities

  • North Alabama Nurse Practitioner Association, Vice-President
  • American College of Nurse Practitioners, member
  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, member
  • North American Transplant Coordinators Organization, member
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society for Nursing, member
  • Beta Phi Chapter of STTI, member
  • Grant Reviewer for North American Transplant Coordinators Organization
  • Editorial Board: Progress in Transplantation

Special Achievements/Honors/Awards

  • Outstanding Faculty in Teaching, Research, and Service, College of Nursing. University of Alabama in Huntsville
  • AANP Nurse Practitioner State Award for Excellence

Research Interests

  • Organ donation and transplantation
  • Quality of life
  • Web-based mobile technology
  • Transplantation education

Publications and Presentations

Books and Chapters

  • Book Chapter in "Supporting Learner Success" in Frith, K. & Clark, D. (Eds.). (scheduled for publication in 2013). Distance Education in Nursing (3rd ed.). New York: Springer Publications.

Peer Reviewed Journals

  • Hoy, H., Alexander, S., & Frith, K.H. (2011). Effect of transplant education on nurses' attitudes toward organ donation and plans to work with transplant patients. Progress in Transplantation, 21(4).
  • Hoy, H., Alexander, S., Payne, J., & Zavala, E. (2011). The role of advanced practice nurses in transplant center staffing. Progress in Transplantation, Dec 2011.
  • Alexander, S., & Hoy, H. Facilitating learner success. In Distance Education in Nursing, 3rd ed. Submitted for publication, July, 2011.
  • Alexander, S., & Hoy, H. Position Paper, Barriers to Using Technology for Diabetes Self-Management in the Older Adult" to be published in Computer-Human Interactionns (CHI) papers archival publications of original research in the field of human-computer Interaction, submitted January, 2011
  • Hoy, H, Lapointe-Rudow. (2011) Invited Guest Editorial: Advanced practice nurses in Transplantation. Progress in Transplantation, Dec 2011.
  • Hoy, H., Alexander, S., Roberts, L.J., Wells, N., Pinson, C.W., & Feurer, I.D.
  • Hoy, H, Co-authored Advanced Practice Transplant Competencies, published by North American Transplant Coordinators Association, 2/2009.
  • Hoy, H, Co-authored Publication, in collaboration with the National Advisory Council on Nurse
  • Education and Practice (NACNEP), a report to the Secretary of Health and Human Services and Congress, "Meeting the needs of the new millennium: Nursing in a changing healthcare environment", published by the Department of Health and Human Services, 2009
  • Hoy, H, Co-authored Publication, in collaboration with the National Advisory Council on Nurse Education and Practice (NACNEP), a report to the Secretary of Health and Human Services and Congress, "Addressing new challenges facing nursing education", published by the Department of Health and Human Services, 2008.

Supervision of Student Research or Scholarly Projects

  • DeAnn Hite, Policy Change Initiative, December 2009
  • Rena Smith, Hospitalist Call Back System, December 2009
  • Vicki Lambert, Comprehensive Wound Care Protocol Implementation, December 2009
  • Danetta McDaniel, Early Recognition of Sepsis Protocol Implementation, August 2011
  • Stacey Hill, Evidence into Practice through Oncology Nurses Association, December 2010
  • Kristy Oden, Evidence Based Colorectal Screening Protocol, May 2011
  • Brenda Pruitt, Osteoporosis: Implementation of a Protocol to Prevent Secondary Fracture, May 2011
  • Janna Culpepper, Diabetes Group Education, August 2011
  • Patricia Poole, Early Sepsis Recognition, December 2012
  • Holly Kimbrell, Early Ambulation of Ventilated Patients, December 2012
  • Barbara Brown, Cardiac Risk Assessment Screening Clinic: A Nurse Practitioner Evidence-Based Clinic, December 2012
  • Chris McCalman (comm. Member), Emergency Room based asthma protocol, May 2011
  • Beth Barnby (comm. Member), Tyrosine Anemia Genetic Testing, December 2013
  • Joan Wofford (comm. Member), Health Literacy and Congestive Heart Failure Readmissions, December 2013.
  • Faculty advisor to three Vanderbilt School of Business students pursuing Masters in Business Administration (MBA). Their group project was entitled, "Transplant Nurse Practitioner Billing Model and Proforma" And was presented at the Vanderbilt Transplant Center lecture series in November, 2010.

Podium Presentations

  • Invited podium presentation, 7th Annual International Medical Automation Conference,"Development of a Web-Based Mobile Application for use in Organ Transplantation," Washington D.C., December, 2011.
  • Podium presentation, North American Transplant Coordinator's Organization, "Effective Communication with Referring Providers", January, 2011.
  • Podium presentation, National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty 37th Annual Meeting, "DNP Students' Perspectives on the Pursuit of a Terminal Degree," Albuquerque , New Mexico, April, 2011.
  • Invited podium presentation,Fourth National DNP conference "Third Party Reimbursement," New Orleans,LA, September, 2011.
  • Podium presentation, Vanderbilt Transplant Clinical Research Group," Distance to Transplant Center and Mortality and Loss of T-Cell Diversity with Early Rejection" , Nashville, TN, October, 2011.
  • Podium Presentation, Sigma Thea Tau International Beta Phi Chapter Annual Research Day, Huntsville, Al, November, 2011.
  • Invited Lecture,Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, " Update on Lung Transplantation," Nashville, TN, April 2011.
  • Invited podium presentation,Calhoun "Institute of Medicine Report on the Future of Nursing, Huntsville, AL, August, 2011.
  • Podium presentation, North American Transplant Coordinator's Organization, "Effective Communication with Referring Providers", January, 2011.
  • Podium presentation, North American Transplant Coordinator's Organization, "The last ten years in transplantation", January, 2011
  • Podium presentation, North American Transplant Coordinator's Organization, "Evidence-based practice in Transplantation", January, 2010.
  • Podium presentation, North American Transplant Coordinator's Organization, "Evidence-based practice in Transplantation", January, 2010.
  • Invited podium presentation, Hypertension and obesity and transplantation," the International Transplant Nurses Society in Hilton Head, April, 2010
  • Invited Speaker, Calhoun College, "Update on Transplantation", April 2010.
  • Invited Speaker, Vanderbilt Nurse Practitioner Clinical Symposium "Staffing models in transplant centers", October, 2010
  • Invited speaker: Extended Donor, "Patient with HITT", Marco Island Fl, 2009
  • Abstract presented, Sigma Theta Tau "Comorbidites and Health-Related Quality of Life after Lung Transplantation", UAHuntsville Reseacrh Day, 2009
  • Invited Poster Presentation, Sigma Theta Tau Research Day, "Utilization of Nurse Practitioners in Transplant Centers", November/2009
  • International podium presentation, International Lung Transplant Congress, " Blockwise regression and comorbidities after lung transplantation", 2008, Paris, France.
  • Abstract presented, United Network for Organ for Sharing Administrator's meeting "Strategies to retain and recruit nurse practitioners in transplant centers" 4/2005
  • Abstract presented, North American Transplant Coordinators Association, Clinical Aspects of Nurse Practitioners in Transplant Centers, 7/2004

Research Grants

  • External funding application, $5, 838, "Technology as a Medium to "Effectively and Efficiently Educate Nurses about Organ Donation and Transplantation, " submitted to North American Transplant Coordinator's Organization," January 2012
  • External funding application, $299,997, "Increasing Individual Commitment for Deceased Organ Donation: A Nurse Led Intervention, Department of Health and Human Services/Health Resources and Services Administration.(Tracking #11011651)(Pending)
  • UAHuntsville Infrastructure Grant recipient at level of $79, 138, "Development of a web-based Mobile Application for the Transplant Community," June 2011.
  • UAHuntsville Junior Faculty Distinguished Research (JFDR) research grant recipient at a level of $10,138, "The effect of transplant education on nurses' attitudes toward organ donation and advocacy for transplantation: Instrument development", January, 2011
  • Elsevier Health Sciences Research fellow "National test blueprint for the APRN consensus model", requested from director of research Elsevier Health Sciences,March, 2011