Post-Master’s Certificate, Nursing Education
Walden University, Mpls., Minnesota, 2013
Nursing education with a focus on online education
Master of Arts, Nursing
Augsburg College, Mpls., Minnesota, 2010
Focus on Transcultural Nursing and Transformational Leadership
Augsburg College, Mpls., Minnesota, Cum Laude, 1995
St. Cloud Hospital School of Nursing, St. Cloud, Minnesota, 1979
North Memorial Health Care. (2013). Professional Achievement Award of Nursing Excellence.
Rivers, S. (2009). Charge Nurse Leadership.
Rivers, S. (2008). Comparison of two incontinence protocols in the acute care setting.
Assistant Professor, St. Catherine University, 2013–Present
Adjunct Nursing Faculty, Augsburg College, 2010–2013
Clinical Nurse Manager, North Memorial Health Care, 2007–2013
Coordinator: Wound, Ostomy, Continence Department, North Memorial Health Care, 1990–2007
Registered Nurse, North Memorial Health Care, 1974–1990
Rivers, S. (2012). "The Power of Promises." Leadership Retreat
Rivers, S. (2012). "Patient Care Rounding at the Bedside." MN Hospital Association Fall Conference