Eastern Michigan University

Sherry M. Bumpus

Assistant Professor

310 Marshall
734.487.2779
sbumpus2@emich.edu

Education

Ph.D., Nursing, Health Promotion and Risk Reduction - University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
M.S., Family Nurse Practitioner - University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
B.S.N. - University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
B.A., Psychology - University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Teaching Interests

NURS275
NURS277
NURS270
NURS375
NURS500
NURS510
EDST800

Selected Presentations and/or Publications

Publications:

  • Doctoral Dissertation
    • Bumpus, S. M.  (2012).  A novel approach to transitional care for acute coronary syndrome patients. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
  • Masters Thesis
    • Armstrong, S.  (1997).  Oral contraceptive side effects: Relation to misuse and discontinuation. Masters thesis, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
  • Articles in Peer-Reviewed Journals
    • Bumpus, S. (2007). Pain between the shoulders blades and over the maxilla.  Advance for Nurse Practitioners, 15(4), 25-26.
    • Thompson, M., Diccion, S., Hensick, J., Armstrong, S.  (1996).  Spanning organizational boundaries to improve care and service: Inpatient and outpatient chronic peritoneal dialysis. Journal of Nursing Care Quality, 11(2), 9-15.
  • Abstracts in Peer-Reviewed Journals
    • Mahmood, R., Patel, A. S., Bumpus, S., Smith, C. A., Hasan, R., Koelling, T. K.  (2012). Attendance of an early post-discharge clinic visit - does it really make a difference? New insights into predicting 30 day Readmissions in heart failure.  Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 59(13, Supp A), A443.
    • Mahmood, R., Bumpus, S., Smith, C. A., Krishnan, S., Norville, J., Kline-Rogers, E., Froehlich, J., Eagle, K. A., Rubenfire, M. (2012).  Bridging the Discharge Gap Effectively (BRIDGE): Follow-up results on the effect of the BRIDGE clinic transitional care model of preventing early readmissions and ED visits-6 month outcomes.  Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 59(13, Supp A), A451.
    • Bumpus, S., Kline-Rogers, E., Kosteva, A., Smith, C., Montgomery, D., Eagle, K. A., Froehlich, J., Jackson, E. A., Rubenfire, M.  (2011).  A nurse based BRIDGE Transitional Care Model reduces readmission and ED visits. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 57(14), E1182.
    • Bumpus, S., Kline-Rogers, E., Wheeler, J., Montgomery, D., Norville, J., Froehlich, J., Eagle, K. A., Rubenfire, M. (2011). The BRIDGE Transitional Care Model demonstrates cost effectiveness. Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, 4(6), AP38.
    • Bumpus, S., Kline-Rogers, E., Smith, C. A., Carvalhal-Tracy, A., Montgomery, D., Kosteva, A., Gakenheimer, L., Stahlbaum, D., Gavin, J., Norville, J., Froehlich, J., Eagle, K. A., Rubenfire, M. (2011). Bridging the discharge gap effectively.  Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, 4(6), AP39.
    • Bumpus, S., Kline-Rogers, E., Housholder-Hughes, S., Mollo, L., Bord,         C., Merz, J., Norville, J., Liedel, A., Figurel, J., Eagle, K. A., Rubenfire, M. (2011).  BRIDGE clinic: a novel approach to the hospital-to-home transition. Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, 4(6), AP63.

Media Interview

  • AHA feature: CV 30-day readmissions greatly reduced w/transition program, by Chris Kaiser, Cardiovascular Business, 28 May 2010.  Interview regarding the impact of the BRIDGE Program on reducing unplanned hospital readmissions for cardiac patients.

Presentations:

  • Invited Presentations
    • Bumpus, S.  (June 27, 2012). Transitional care programs for patients discharged with a cardiac diagnosis.  University of Michigan Cardiovascular Research and Reporting Program. Summer Internship Lecture Series, Ann Arbor, MI.
    • Bumpus, S. (June 8, 2012). Cardiovascular drugs: An overview.  University of Michigan Cardiovascular Research and Reporting Program. Summer Internship Lecture Series, Ann Arbor, MI.
    • Bumpus, S.  (June 8, 2012). The impact of comorbid conditions on cardiovascular disease.  University of Michigan Cardiovascular Research and Reporting Program. Summer Internship Lecture Series, Ann Arbor, MI.
    • Bumpus, S.  (June 8, 2012).  BRIdging the Discharge Gap Effectively (BRIDGE): Introduction to the program.  University of Michigan Cardiovascular Research and reporting Program. Summer Internship Lecture Series, Ann Arbor, MI.
    • Bumpus, S. (March 24, 2012).  Patient education in 2012.  The American College of Cardiology 61st Annual Scientific Session. Chicago, IL.
    • Bumpus, S.  (October 14, 2011).  BRIDGE is cost-efffective for ACS patients.  University of Michigan Preventative Cardiology Research Group. Ann Arbor, MI.
  • Oral Presentations
    • Bumpus, S., Kline-Rogers, E., Kosteva, A., Smith, C., Montgomery, D., Eagle, K. A., Froehlich, J., Jackson, E. A., Rubenfire, M.  (March 10, 2011).  A nurse based BRIDGE Transitional Care Model reduces readmission and emergency visits.  The American Heart Association Celebration of Science. Ann Arbor, MI.
    • Bumpus, S.  (July 22, 2009).  Health care disparities in cardiovascular disease; measuring and improving cardiovascular care quality. The Annual Meeting of the National Conference of State Legislators; Legislative Summit. Philadelphia, PA.
  • Poster Presentations
    • Mahmood, R., Patel, A. S., Bumpus, S., Smith, C. A., Hasan, R., Koelling, T. K.  (March 26, 2012).  Attendance of an early post-discharge clinic visit - does it really make a difference? New insights into predicting 30 day Readmissions in heart failure.  The American College of Cardiology 61st Annual Scientific Session and i2 Summit 2011, Chicago, IL. & University of Michigan, Internal Medicine Research Day 2012, Ann Arbor, MI. (May 19, 2012)
    • Mahmood, R., Bumpus, S., Smith, C. A., Krishnan, S., Norville, J., Kline-Rogers, E., Froehlich, J., Eagle, K. A., Rubenfire, M.  (March 26, 2012).  Bridging the Discharge Gap Effectively (BRIDGE): Follow-up results on the effect of the BRIDGE clinic transitional care model of preventing early readmissions and ED visits-6 month outcomes. The American College of Cardiology 61st Annual Scientific Session and i2 Summit 2011, Chicago, IL. & University of Michigan, Internal Medicine Research Day 2012, Ann Arbor, MI. (May 19, 2012)
    • Stahlbaum, D. E., Bumpus, S., Smith, C. A., Kline-Rogers, E., Montgomery, D., Froehlich, J., Eagle, K. A., Rubenfire, M.  (March 26, 2012).  Transitional care of patients with psychiatric disorders: how Bridging the Discharge Gap Effectively (BRIDGE) measures-up. The American Heart Association Quality of Care and Outcomes Research Scientific Sessions 2012, Atlanta, GA.  University of Michigan, Internal Medicine Research Day 2012, Ann Arbor, MI. (May 19, 2012)
    • Bumpus, S., Kline-Rogers, E., Kosteva, A., Smith, C., Montgomery, D., Eagle, K. A., Froehlich, J., Jackson, E. A., Rubenfire, M.  (April 3, 2011).  A nurse based BRIDGE Transitional Care Model reduces readmission and ED visits. The American College of Cardiology 60th Annual Scientific Session and i2 Summit 2011, New Orleans, LA. & University of Michigan, Internal Medicine Research Day 2011, Ann Arbor, MI.(May 19, 2011)
    • Bumpus, S., Kline-Rogers, E., Wheeler, J., Montgomery, D., Norville, J., Froehlich, J., Eagle, K. A., Rubenfire, M.  (May 12, 2011).  The BRIDGE Transitional Care Model demonstrates cost effectiveness. The American Heart Association Quality of Care and Outcomes Research Scientific Sessions 2011, Washington, D.C.
    • Bumpus, S., Kline-Rogers, E., Smith, C. A., Carvalhal-Tracy, A., Montgomery, D., Kosteva, A., Gakenheimer, L., Stahlbaum, D., Gavin, J., Norville, J., Froehlich, J., Eagle, K. A., Rubenfire, M. (May 12, 2011).  Bridging the discharge gap effectively. The American Heart Association Quality of Care and Outcomes Research Scientific Sessions 2011, Washington, D.C.
    • Blondy, L., Bumpus, S. (April 1, 2011).  Hands Off! Enhancing students' differential diagnostic skills through focused history taking: Updated information for the history centric clinical encounter exercise, 2006-2010. Michigan Academy of Nurse Practitioners, Spring Conference.  Small Steps: Big Feat. Ypsilanti, MI.

Continuing Education Programs

  • Updates in Occupational Health Nursing: Commonly Encountered Problems at the Worksite, New content. Presented with A. Thomas and Sheryl Ulin June 11-12, 2012 (also 2011, 2008). Sponsored by: Center for Occupational Health & Safety Engineering at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
  • Physical Assessment for the Occupational Health Nurse. Presented with A. Thomas October 4-6, 2011 (also 2010, 2009, 2007). Sponsored by: Center for Occupational Health & Safety Engineering at the University of Michigan and the American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, Ann Arbor, MI.

Additional Information

Current Research Interests

  • Transitional Care
  • Hospital Readmissions
  • Cardiovascular Nursing
  • Preventive Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease in Women
  • Cost Effectiveness
  • Medication Persistence
  • Treatment Seeking Delay

Grants and Funding

2013-2014  - Principle Investigator,“Bridging the Discharge Gap Effectively: A Nurse Practitioner Model for Delivering Transitional Care,” Eastern Michigan University, Faculty Research Fund Award.

2013-2014  - Principle Investigator,“Bridging the Discharge Gap Effectively: Dissemination of Findings,” Eastern Michigan University, College of Health and Human Services Award.

2013 - Co-Investigator, “Delivering Patient-Centered Care through the Heart Failure-Preventable Admissions Team (HF-PACT),” University of Michigan Cardiovascular Center, Inaugural grant.  Co-Investigators: Bahl, V., Chavey, W., Eagle, K., Kim, C., Koelling, T., Mahmood, R., Mattison, D., Norville, J., Vaishnava, P.

2012 - Principle Investigator,“Bridging the Discharge Gap Effectively: Outcome Variations Associated With Psychiatric Disorders,” Eastern Michigan University, Josephine Nevins Keal Professional Development Fellowship.

2011-2012 - Principle Investigator, Bridging the Discharge Gap Effectively: Provider Survey. Eastern Michigan University, Provost New Faculty Award. 

2010-2012 - Co-Investigator, BRIDGE Clinic for Acute Coronary Syndrome: A Novel Approach to Transitional Care. American Heart Association, Predoctoral Fellowship.  Principle Investigator: B. Brush, Co-Investigators: K. Eagle.

2009-2010 - Principle Investigator, How Michigan Collaboratives Reduce Disparities.  National Conference of State Legislators, Cardiac Disparities Fellowship.  Co-Investigators: K. Eagle and E. Kline-Rogers.

2006 - Principle Investigator, Differential Diagnosis Mapping. Center For Research on Learning and Teaching Faculty Development Fund. Co-Investigator: Emily Springfield.              

2005 - Principle Investigator, Converting N503 to Problem-Based Learning. Center For Research on Learning and Teaching, Instructional Development Fund. Co-Investigator: Emily Springfield.

Certifications:

  • American Nurse Credentialing Center, Specialty Certification - Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Michigan Specialty Nurse License
  • Michigan Registered Nurse License

Honors and Awards:

  • 11/2011   Priscilla Schwartz Graduate Student Scholarship
  • 11/2011   U of M Graduate School Scholarship Award
  • 8/2011     Wencel and Ruth Neuman Scholarship

Clinical Practice Areas

  • Adult Internal Medicine
  • Family Practice
  • Urgent Care and Emergency Care
  • College Health
  • Women's Health
The School of Nursing is part of the College of Health & Human Services, 303 Everett L. Marshall Building, 734.487.0077