Paula H. Lomas M.A.S., R.N., CCRP

Nurse Coordinator, Morristown Medical Center

Paula H. Lomas is Nurse Coordinator of the Adult Cystic Fibrosis Center at Morristown, Morristown NJ. She received her BSN from Roberts Weslyan College in 1983 and her Masters in Administrative Sciences from Fairleigh Dickenson University in 2009. Ms. Lomas has been nurse coordinator since 1988 at both pediatric and adult care centers. She was instrumental in establishing the Adult CF Center at Morristown. She coordinates the care of almost 100 adults and is nurse manager of the center. She is involved in nursing and clinical research and has maintained her research certification (CCRP) since 2009. She is the team leader for quality improvement and also assists other teams in QI as a CF Quality Improvement coach.She has presented in various forums and has moderated or chaired workshops and symposia at the North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference. Her recent publications:Lomas, P., Enhancing Adherence to Inhaled Therapies in Cystic Fibrosis,Ther Adv Respir Dis. 2014 Mar 4 [Epub ahead of print]Lomas, P., Inhaled therapies for cystic fibrosis: Current and future trends, American Nurse Today, December 2012, Vol. 7 No. 12.Cantine, M., Lomas, P., Cystic Fibrosis Patients Step-Up to Better Breathing. RT RT For Decision Makers in Respiratory Care, November, 2012, p. 14-17.