DNP, APRN-BC, GNP, CWCN
Clinical Assistant Professor
433 First Ave Room 429New York, NY 10010
Areas of Specialization
Advanced Practice Geriatric Nursing, Medical-Surgical Nursing, Wound Care
DNP, 2009, Case Western Reserve University
MA, 2002, NYU College of Nursing
BSN, 1995, Mount Saint Mary College
Dr. McCabe is a board certified geriatric nurse practitioner and certified wound care nurse. She has spent her career working with older adults in the acute care, nursing home and community settings. She has a particular interest in the quality and safety of care for older adult patients. Much of her advanced practice career has been dedicated to working with nurse quality indicators such as fall reduction, pressure ulcer prevention, and physical restraints.
Registered Professional Nurse
Geriatric Nurse Practitioner
Certified Wound Care Nurse
The American Geriatric Society
Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association
New York State Nurses Association
Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing
Clinical Practice / Clinical Interests
Carelink: Community Partnerships that Improve Patient Outcomes
(2012). Attaining baccalaureate competencies for nursing care of older adults through curriculum innovation. Nursing Education Perspectives, 33, 187-190. 10.5480/1536-5026-33.3.187.
(2011). Perceptions of physical restraints use in the elderly among registered nurses and nurse assistants in a single acute care hospital. Geriatric Nursing, 32, 39-45. 10.1016/j.gerinurse.2010.10.010.
(2007). Cultural competence among staff nurses who participated in a family-centered geriatric care program. Journal for Nurses in Staff Development, 23, 103-111. 10.1097/01.NND.0000277179.40206.be.