Honors and Awards

  • Distinguished Member Award , American Nurses Association (2008)
  • Nurse Executive Advanced - Board Certified, American Nurses Credentialing Center (2007)
  • Magnet Recognition for Nursing Excellence, Awarded to the University of Virginia Health System by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (2006)


Journal Articles

Chow, M., Cipriano, P., Cromwell, T., Murphy, J., O’Brien, A., Sensmeier, J, & Westra, B. (2013). A blueprint for action: Demonstrating quality measures across all settings with health information technology. Journal of Healthcare Information Management, 27(3), 70-75.

Cipriano, P., Bowles, K., Dailey, M., Dykes, P., Lamb, G., & Naylor, M. (2013). The importance of health information technology in care coordination and transitional care. Nursing Outlook, 61(6), 475-489.

Hamer, S., & Cipriano, P. (2013). Involving nurses in developing new technology. Nursing Times, 109(47), 18-19.

Cipriano, P. & Hamer, S. (2013). Enabling the ordinary: More time to care. American Nurse Today, 8(11), SR2-4.

Cipriano, P. (2012). Membership in NSNA: An unparalleled experience. Imprint, 59(3), 31.

Cipriano, P.F. (2012). The importance of knowledge-based technology. Nursing Administration Quarterly, 36(2), 136-46.

Cipriano, P. (2012). The imperative for patient-, family-, and population-centered interprofessional approaches to care coordination and transitional care: A policy brief by the American Academy of Nursing’s Care Coordination Task Force. Nursing Outlook, 60(5), 330-3.

Cipriano, P. (2011). The quality nexus: Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology. American Nurse Today, 6(11), Retrieved from https://www.americannursetoday.com/the-quality-nexus-office-of-the-national-coordinator-for-health-information-technology/.

Cipriano, P. (2011). This one's ours! American Nurse Today, 6(10), Retrieved from https://www.americannursetoday.com/this-ones-ours/.

Cipriano, P. (2011). 9/11: Remembrance and resilience. American Nurse Today, 6(9), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2011). A power multiplier. American Nurse Today, 6(8), .

Cipriano, P. (2011). RN: Pride and prejudice. American Nurse Today, 6(7), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2011). Jo Eleanor Elliott: A legacy of courage. American Nurse Today, 6(6), .

Cipriano, P. (2011). Making history: When nursing succeeds, health care succeeds. American Nurse Today, 6(5), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2011). Doing the most good. American Nurse Today, 6(4), Retrieved from https://www.americannursetoday.com/doing-the-most-good/.

Cipriano, P. (2011). Crime doesn't pay. American Nurse Today, 6(3), Retrieved from https://www.americannursetoday.com/crime-doesnt-pay/.

Cipriano, P. (2011). When medication regulations collide with common sense. American Nurse Today, 6(2), Retrieved from https://www.americannursetoday.com/when-medication-regulations-collide-with-common-sense/.

Cipriano, P. (2011). Courting quality. American Nurse Today, 6(1), 8.

Cipriano, P. (2011). Transforming care through health information technology. A conversation with Dr. Farzad Mostashari, National Coordinator for Health Information Technology. American Nurse Today, 6(11), 8, 10.

Cipriano, P. (2011). The future of nursing and health IT: The quality elixir. Nursing Economics, 29(5), 286-289.

Book Sections

Cipriano, P. & Keim-Malpass, J. (2018). Working with the Media: Shaping the Health Policy Process. In B. Patton, M. Zalon, & R. Ludwick (Eds.), Nurses Making Policy from Bedside to Boardroom (pp. ). New York: Springer Publishing Company

Burnes-Bolton, L., Cipriano, P., Gelinas, L., McClure, M., & Gassert, C. (2012). The intersection of technology and healthcare: Policy and practice implications. In D. Mason, J. Leavitt, & M. Chaffee (Eds.), Policy and politics in nursing and health care (6th ed.) (pp. 444-450). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier.

Magazine Editorials

Cipriano, P. (2013, December). Let there be peace [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 8(12), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2013, November). Technology: Powering global healthcare transformation [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 8(11), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2013, October). The new health insurance marketplace [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 8(10), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2013, September). In the blink of an eye: The hazards of laser pointers [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 8(9), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2013, August). Confronting racism in health care [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 8(8), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2013, July). Say it isn’t so: Eradicating the fear of retaliation [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 8(7), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2013, June). Rising to the top [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 8(6), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2013, May). The new normal [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 8(5), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2013, April). Through the kindness of strangers [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 8(4), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2013, March). Hospital nurse staffing for dummies [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 8(3), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2013, February). Do no harm [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 8(2), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2013, January). The healthy nurse [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 8(1), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2012, December). A year of gifts [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 7(12), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2012, November). Dear Members of Congress [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 7(11), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2012, October). Carrots and sticks [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 7(10), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2012, September). A new egalitarianism [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 7(9), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2012, August). Health care needs a swoosh [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 7(8), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2012, July). Patient-centeredness as algorithm [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 7(7), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2012, June). ANA pays it forward [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 7(6), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2012, May). Healthy and wise [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 7(5), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2012, April). Precision and perfection [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 7(4), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2012, March). Reaching escape velocity [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 7(3), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2012, February). Save a life -- yours (and your patients')! [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 7(2), 6.

Cipriano, P. (2012, January). When it's my time to die [Editorial]. American Nurse Today, 7(1), 6.