Anne is currently a Lecturer at the Department of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Education and Health Sciences at University of Limerick teaching on both undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. She is a graduate of University of Limerick (MSc Nursing, Post Grad Diploma Research). Anne qualified as a Registered General Nurse from St John’s Hospital, Limerick and has extensive clinical, managerial and educator experience in the discipline of general nursing, Clinical experience includes medical and surgical nursing and healthcare management both nationally and internationally in the acute healthcare system. Teaching and research interests include medical, surgical, older person nursing, chronic illness, advanced nurse practice and teaching and learning strategies.
Current research includes the development and pilot of transfer documentation for older people being transferred from residential to acute care and an intercultural learning project with international and home nursing students.
O’Reilly, P., O’Brien, B., Graham, M., Murphy, J., Barry, L., Doody, O., Fahy, A., Hoey, C., Kiely, M., Lang, D., Meskell, P., O’Doherty, J., O’Keefe, J., Tuohy, D., Coffey, A., (2019) 'Key stakeholders’ perspectives on the development of a national transfer document, for older persons, when transferring between the residential and acute care settings: A qualitative descriptive study'. International Journal of Older People Nursing, 14(4) https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/epdf/10.1111/opn.12254
O'Brien B.Tuohy D.; Fahy A.; Markey K. (2019) 'Home students¿ experiences of intercultural learning: A qualitative descriptive design'. Nurse Education Today, 74 :25-30. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nedt.2018.12.005
Wilson, D. M, Murphy, J., and A., Fahy> (2018) The Need for and Value of Nurse Prescribing for Frail Persons: Findings of a 2017 Irish Study Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, Volume 56 , Issue https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2018.10.186.
Wilson, D. M, Murphy, J., Nam, M. A., Fahy, A., & Tella, S. (2018). Nurse and midwifery prescribing in Ireland: A scope-of-practice development for worldwide consideration. Nursing & Health Sciences, 2018, 1–7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nhs.12408.