Stephanie L. Burgess


  • Diploma in Nursing, Massillon Community Hospital School of Nursing
  • B.S.N., Kent State University
  • M.S.N., University of Phoenix


I have worked full-time and part-time throughout my career in nursing:

  • Riverside Methodist Hospital in a Cardio-thoracic step-down unit
  • Aultman Hospital CCU, Hemodialysis, and MICU/SICU
  • Union Hospital ICU, SameDay Surgery, Outpatient Cardiac Testing, and Critical Care Educator
  • Mercy Medical Center CVS, CVI, and CCU
  • Kent State Tuscarawas Nursing Program Med/Surg, Critical Care, and Psychiatric Care
  • Currently - Affinity Medical Care for ICU
  • Currently - Malone University

Teaching Assignments

I teach classes in both the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and the RN to BSN degree completion program.

Recent Scholarly Work

  • Legal Aspects of Documentation in Nursing presentation
  • Poster Presentation on Monitoring Paralyzed Patients
  • Currently working towards publication of my documentation study; as well as studying for the CCRN exam.


I have been married to my husband, Bob, for more than 30 years and have two sons. I have a spoiled cat, Puma, and a spoiled dog (Keaton) along with two aquariums. I enjoy camping, sewing, and reading mysteries in my spare time.