Hayley Germack, PhD

Hayley Germack, PhD
CPHI Associate Fellow

Title: T32 Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Pennsylvani's School of Nursing Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research
Email: germack@nursing.upenn.edu

Public Health Interests:

Nursing, mental health, inpatient, nutrition, sports, exercise

Current Public-Health Related Activities:

Ms. Germack is a postdoctoral fellow examining patient outcomes related to nursing resources. Clinical Lead of startup, re:Mind, a text message based appointment reminder service for patients recently discharged from inpatient psychiatric care to facilitate attendance at their first outpatient appointment. As Clinical Lead, Ms. Germack facilitates communication about implementation and results with our community partner, Community Behavioral Health (CBH) and the 13 Philadelphia Acute Inpatient Providers the Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research is connected with. She is passionate about facilitating and improving continuity of care post discharge and thinks discharge from mental health inpatient care is one of the best places to start. 

Select Publications:

Suess, G.L. (Principal Investigator), Germack, H.D. (Contributor). Assessing a Summer Nutrition Program for Elementary School Students, Netter Center for Community Partnerships, 2008-2011

Ravitch, S. (Principal Investigator), Germack, H.D. (Contributor). Applied Development Initiative in Rural Nicaragua, Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania, 2010.