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Rita Wallace

Rita Wallace, MSN Ed, RN

Associate Professor
Office: 604-Charleston
Phone: 217.709.0789
Employed since 2007


Bachelor of Science, 2006

Master of Science in Education, 2009

Courses Taught:

Basic Nursing Assistant Training; Theories and Issues; Health Assessment clinical; Foundations of Nursing; Medical Surgical I; Nursing of the Childrearing Family clinical; Nursing of the Gerontological Client; Nursing of the Client with Complex Health; Community Health Nursing; Nursing Leadership and Management clinical

Research and Creative Activity:

Thesis was on the length of stay for hospitalized patients who were and were not taught prior to Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting surgery. Professor Wallace is a member of the Association of Operating Room Nurses (AORN) since her work in Open Heart Recovery SICU at a local hospital for the last eight years at that facility.

Member of The Society in Simulation in Healthcare