Allen College

Quality Matters

Quality Matters (QM) is a leader in quality assurance for online education and has received national recognition for its peer-based approach and continuous improvement in online education and student learning. Allen College is committed to implementing the QM standards for the design of online and hybrid courses. Systematically developing and evaluating courses based on QM's rigorous, research-based standards has begun. QM standards are designed to assure that the online components of these courses promote learner engagement and provide students with all the tools and information they need to be successful learners. For more information about the Quality Matters Program, go to www.qmprogram.org.

Courses that are Quality Matters Certified:

  • NU 550 Advanced Health Assessment (2013)
    • Ruselle DeBonis, DNP, MA, ARNP, FNP-C, CNE
  • NU 570 Advanced Pharmacology (2013)
    • Michele Friedman, DNP, ARNP
  • NU 630 Curriculum Theory and Design (2013)
    • Nancy Kramer, EdD, CPNP, PMHS, CNE, ARNP, ANEF
    • DeAnn Ambroson, PhD, MSN, MA, RN, LMSW, COI, CNE
  • NU 640 Educational Evaluation (2013)
    • Nancy Kramer, EdD, CPNP, PMHS, CNE, ARNP, ANEF
    • DeAnn Ambroson, PhD, MSN, MA, RN, LMSW, COI, CNE
  • NU 596 Graduate Seminar I (2014)
    • Lisa Brodersen, EdD, PhDc, MA, MA, RN
  • NU 541 Health Care Informatics (2014)
    • DeAnn Ambroson, PhD, MSN, MA, RN, LMSW, COI, CNE
  • NU 635 Curriculum Development & Implementation (2015)
    • DeAnn Ambroson, PhD, MSN, MA, RN, LMSW, COI, CNE
  • NU 610 Complex Care of the Family (2016)
    • Ruselle DeBonis, DNP, MA, ARNP, FNP-C, CNE
  • NU 750 Leadership and Collaboration (2017)
    • Anna Wehling Weepie, DNP, MSN, BSN, RN, CNE, COI
    • Kendra Williams-Perez, EdD, MSN, BSN, RN, CNE
  • NU 380RN Evidence Based Practice and Nursing Research (2017)
    • Cristina Ortiz, EdD(c), MSN, BSN, RN, CNE
  • NU 670 Adult-Gero: Acute Care Diagnostics & Intervention I (2017)
    • Michele Friedman, DNP, ARNP
    • Gabrielle Boysen, ARNP, MSN, AG-ACNP
  • NU 307 Collaboration & Communication (2017)
    • Peg Broadie, MSN, BSN, RN, CNE
  • AC 308 Academic Writing (2017)
    • Emily Schuldt, DNP, MSN, BSN, RN
  • NU 430 Grief, Loss, and End-of-Life Care (2017)
    • Zoe Schaefer, MSN, BA, ARNP, NP-C
  • NU 530 Population Health (2017)
    • Gale Carlson, EdD, MSN, BSN, RN
  • NU 457 Nursing Management of Chronic Illness (2017)
    • Cindy Jenness, MSN, MAE, BSN, RN
  • NU 447B Nursing Informatics (2017)
    • Abigail Nieman, MSN, BSN, RN

Certified Quality Matters Master Reviewers

DeAnn Ambroson, PhD, MSN, MA, RN, LMSW, COI, CNE
Peg Broadie, MSN, BSN, RN, CNE
Tonya Enright, EdD(c), MEd, BSDH, RDH, CDA
Cristina Ortiz, EdD(c), MSN, BSN, RN, CNE
Erin Peters, EdD (c), MSN, RN

Certified Quality Matters Peer Reviewers

DeAnn Ambroson, PhD, MSN, MA, RN, LMSW, COI, CNE
Peg Broadie, MSN, BSN, RN, CNE
Lisa Brodersen, EdD, PhDc, MA, MA, RN
Gale Carlson, EdD, MSN, BSN, RN
Jennifer Edeker, DNP, FNP, ARNP-BC
Tonya Enright, EdD(c), MEd, BSDH, RDH, CDA
Cristina Ortiz, EdD(c), MSN, BSN, RN, CNE
Erin Peters, EdD (c), MSN, RN