Tracey Puig-Baker

Instructor

Tracey Puig-Baker

Instructor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Nursing
Department of Physiological and Technological Nursing

  • (706) 721-4583
  • EC 5352

Education

  • MHA, Health Services Administration University of Phoenix, 2011

  • MSN, Registered Nursing, Nursing Ad University of Phoenix, 2011

  • BSN, Registered Nursing, Nursing Ad University of Phoenix, 2007

  • ADN, Registered Nursing, Nursing Ad Skagit Valley College, 2003

Certifications

  • Bariatric Support Group Leader Bariatric Support Centers , 2009

  • Critical Care Nurse Certification 2005

  • DOD Smallpox Vaccination Certification: Standard Training-Vaccinator United States Navy, 2003

  • Basic Life Support American Heart Association, 2016

  • Registered Nurse License GA Professional Licensing, 2003

  • RNL GA Professional Licensing, 2003

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider American Heart Association, 2003

  • Advanced Burn Life Support American Burn Association, 2004

  • Registered Nurse Washington State Board of Nursing, 2003

  • Pharmacy Technician Certification Gig Harbor, WA, 1998

  • Pre-hospital Trauma Life Support- Basic Provider Department of the Navy, Rota, Spain, 1997

  • National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians- Basic Certification Department of the Navy, Norfolk, VA, 1994

Awards & Honors

  • Patient and Family Centered Care Award GR Health, 2013

  • 5 Year Service Award Doctors Hospital, Augusta, GA, 2011

  • 3rd Quarter Employee Award Doctors Hospital, Augusta, GA, 2006

  • Army Achievement Award Department of the Army, 2004

  • National Defense Service Medal Department of the Navy, 2002

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • NURS 4801

    Adult Health Nursing II
  • NURS 7100

    Integr Healthcare: Popul Healt
  • NURS 7215

    Nursing Prac thru Clin Reas II
  • NURS 3805

    Adult Health Nursing I
  • NURS 4803

    Ldrshp, Mgmt, & Cont Nurs Top
  • NURS 4806

    Transition to Prof Nurs Prac

Teaching Interests

Gastroenterology, Integumentary to include Burns, Renal, Obesity

Research Interests

Prediction of deep venous thrombosis in the obese population using NIRS technology.

College Service

  • BSN Program Committee 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Total Quality Leadership (Training and Development) Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • BSN Admissions Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Attendee, Meeting
  • GRU Cyber Institute Advisory Committee 2015 - Present

  • Education Shared Governance Council 2013 - 2014

Professional Service

  • Bariatric Sensitivity for Staff Training, Georgia Health Sciences 2011 - 2015

    Role: Other
  • Bariatric Surgery Symposium for Staff Training, Georgia Health Sciences 2011 - 2015

    Role: Other
  • Weight Loss Program Steering Committee 2011 - 2015

  • Weight Loss Surgery Seminar Bi-monthly, Georgia Health Sciences 2011 - 2015

    Role: Other
  • Bariatric Sensitivity Staff Training, Doctors Hospital 2008 - 2011

    Role: Other

Public Service

  • Georgia-Carolina Council 2012 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Provided support for ongoing health fairs in the community 2008 - Present

  • Georgia Regents University10k and Half Marathon Volunteer 2015

  • Cub Scout Fun Day, Boy Scouts of America, Georgia Carolina Council 2014

    Role: Chair
  • Cub Scouts at Arrowquest and Spook-o-ree, Boy Scouts of America, Georgia Carolina Council 2014