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Ms Hancy Issac

Ms Hancy Issac
Name Hancy Issac
Position Lecturer (Clinical)
Section School of Nursing and Midwifery
Office W562
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 2269
Extension 2269
Email
Qualifications BSN RGUHS , PGDipHlthSc Auckland , MNurs Auckland
Homepage https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3778-1157
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Hancy Issac is a clinical academic lecturer at the University of southern Queensland, Australia. She graduated from of University of Auckland, New Zealand with Advanced Masters degree in Nursing. She is currently pursuing advanced research Masters to PhD programme through University of Southern Queensland, Australia. As a clinical academic lecturer and emergency nurse researcher, her research interest includes clinical simulation, improving quality of health care in the emergency departments and holistic COPD care. She held various clinical educational roles with universities in New Zealand and Australia since 13 years post graduation. Hancy is an active academic researcher within the field of emergency care, nursing education and COPD clinical processes of care. Hancy contributes to emergency nursing research as a professional standards committee member of the College of Emergency Nursing Australasia to determine, develop, maintain and promulgate the professional standards relating for emergency nursing across Australasia. Other research topics include CALD students support within universities and international students clinical preparation prior to clinical placements within Australia.


Research interests
Emergency care, COPD care, clinical simulation, international students and graduates transition to Australian educational system, CALD educational support in universities

Professional memberships
Professional standards committee, member College of Emergency nursing Australasia

Industry affiliations
APHRA

USQ Research affiliations

  • Institute for Resilient Regions (IRR)

Currently teaching courses/programs
Nur 2399
NUR2000
ANP8009
ANP5003
NUR2204
NUR1299
NUR2499

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
4 Years

Teaching experience(Other)
5 Years

Administrative responsibilities
International co ordinator

Research most recent
Recent Publication
Moloney, Clint and Sneath, Emily and Phillips, Tania and Issac, Hancy and Beccaria, Gavin and Mullens, Amy (2019) Recommendations and practices for holistic (COPD) assessment and optimal referral patterns in Emergency Department presentations: a scoping review protocol study. BMJ Open, 9 (Article e30358). pp. 1-5. Retrieved from https://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/9/8/e030358

Issac H, Moloney C, Taylor M, Lee J (2019) "Mapping of modifiable barriers and facilitators with interdisciplinary chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) guideline concordance in the Emergency Departments to the Theoretical Domains Framework: a mixed method systematic review protocol" BMJ Open - Manuscript ID bmjopen-2019-036060 (Pending)

Clint Moloney, Madeleine Van Hunnik, Carol Hope, Victoria Terry, Hancy Issac . (2019) “The Residential Aged Care Nurse-Led After-Hours Initiative, Enhancing nurse assessment and decision making”. BMC Geriatrics (Pending)



Publications in ePrints

Issac, Hancy and Moloney, Clint and Taylor, Melissa and Lea, Jackie (2020) Mapping of modifiable barriers and facilitators with interdisciplinary chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) guidelines concordance within hospitals to the Theoretical Domains Framework: a mixed methods systematic review protocol. BMJ Open, 10 (7):e036060.

Moloney, C. and Beccaria, G.ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4341-804X and Sneath, E. and Mullens, A. and Issac, H. and King, A. and Gow, J. and Phillips, T. (2020) Reducing Avoidable Copd Emergency Room Presentations: An Integrated Cross-Health Service Utilisation Scoping Initiative In South Queensland. In: The Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand and the Australian and New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science Annual Scientific Meeting for Leaders in Lung Health & Respiratory Science (TSANZSRS 2020), 27-31 March, 2020, Melbourne, Australia.

Moloney, Clint and Beccaria, GavinORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4341-804X and Mullens, Amy and Issac, Hancy and Phillips, Tania (2019) Recommendations and practices for holistic (COPD) assessment and optimal referral patterns in Emergency Department presentations: a scoping review protocol study. BMJ Open, 9 (Article e30358). pp. 1-5.

Moloney, Clint and Sneath, Emily and Phillips, Tania and Issac, Hancy and Beccaria, GavinORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4341-804X and Mullens, Amy (2019) Recommendations and practices for holistic chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) assessment and optimal referral patterns in emergency department presentations: a scoping review protocol. BMJ Open, 9 (8 - e030358).