Bet Key Wong, MSN, RN, CNOR

Bet Key Wong, MSN, RN, CNOR

CPHI Adjunct Fellow

Title: Adjunct Faculty, Worcester State University/ Department of Nursing
Email: bwong@worcester.edu

Public Health Interests:

My current interest is in health literacy and surgical outcomes and the impact of workforce development on population health.  

Current Public-Health Related Activities:

I started the Central Mass Health Literacy Project to promote interest in health literacy and collaboration among health care providers across continuum of care

Select Publications:

Wong, B. McClaughlin, MA, & Guerillo, R. (2017). Health literacy and surgical outcomes: Are we asking too much from our patients?  2017 AORN Global EXPO, Boston, MA, April 1-5, 2017.

Wong, B. & Venico, R. (2015). Opportunities for Academic Progression for Surgical Technologists to Perioperative Nursing, 2nd Annual MA Healthcare Workforce Summit, Massachusetts Action Coalition, Devens, MA. September 11, 2015.

Wong, B (2014).  Building a coalition to promote health literacy in Central Massachusetts. Community Engagement and Research Symposium, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, November 7, 2014.

Wong, B. (2012).  Building a health literate workplace. Workplace Health & Safety, 60, 363-369.