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Colleen Manzetti, DNP, RN, CNE, CNLCP

Assistant Professor

Coordinator Nurse Educator Program

Photo of Colleen Manzetti, DNP, RN, CNE, CNLCP

DNP, Sanford University

MSN, Monmouth University

BSN, Rutgers/Cook College

Office
McAllan Hall 305
Phone
732-923-4550
Email
cmanzett@monmouth.edu
Regularly Taught Courses
NU 509 Health Informatics
NU 562 Tests and Measures
NU 564 Curriculum Development
NU 705 Interprofessional Collaboration and Team Facilitation
NU 706 Leadership Immersion
About

Dr. Colleen Manzetti is an Associate Professor & Graduate Faculty at Monmouth University, School of Nursing & Health Studies. Previously she was the Interim Dean for the School of Nursing at Ocean County College. Dr. Manzetti received a Doctorate in Nursing Practice (DNP) from Sanford University, Alabama in June 2011. Her doctoral research focused on the value of collaboration in nursing education; sharing simulation resources. In 2008 Dr. Manzetti received her certification by the National League for Nursing as a certified nurse educator (CNE). She is alumni from Monmouth University receiving a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) in May 2008.

In 2008 Dr. Manzetti was initially Certified Nurse Life Care Planner (CNLCP®). She has extensive experience working for Fortune 500 insurance companies as a managed care expert. She currently acts as a consultant to attorneys and insurance companies focusing on life care planning for individuals with catastrophic injuries and illnesses. Dr. Manzetti also serves as an expert witness on these topics in multiple states.

Publications
Scholarly Articles

Manzetti, C. & LoGrippo, M. (2017). Characteristics of Collaboration among Academic and Practice Partners: A Pilot Study. Teaching and Learning in Nursing, 12, 8-11.

Manzetti, C. & Leiningen, C. (2016). Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Population: Ensuring cultural competency for the transgender population when developing a life care plan. Journal of Life Care Planning , Vol. 14, No. 3. 3-9.

Manzetti, C., Bate, B., & Pettengill, A. (2014). A survey of nurse life care planners: A role delineation study in the United States. Journal of Nurse Life Care Planning, XII (2), 694-707.

Manzetti, C., & Howland, W. (2013). Patient, Client, or? Journal of Nurse Life Care Planning , XIV (30), 58-60.

Flusk, C. (1996). Case Managers Moving from Field to Phone. Nursing Spectrum

Presentations/Invited Talks

September 2018 -2018
DNP National Conference, Palm Springs, CA

  • Poster & Presentation: Sustainability
    of the DNP Project: A look at deterring barriers and their linkage to practice

March 2017– Nursing Education
Conference, Elsevier, Las Vegas, Nevada 

  • Podium Presentation: Characteristics of
    Collaboration Used in Building Partnership among Academic and Practice
    Organizations to Increase the Proportion of Nurses with a Baccalaureate Degree
    to 80% by 2020

March 2017- American Association of
Nurse Life Care Planners (AANLCP), Scottsdale, Arizona

  • Podium Presentation: What variables are
    currently used to determine best practices for including Case Management services
    within a Life Care Plan

October 2016 DNP National Conference,
Baltimore, MD

  • Poster: Characteristics of Collaboration used in
    Building Partnerships among Academic and Practice Organizations to increase the
    proportion of Nurses with a Baccalaureate Degree to 80% by 2020

June 2016 San Antonio, TX: Poster
Presentation

  • Academic Progression and the Life Care Planner
    (LCP)
  • American Association of Nurse Life Care Planners
    (AANLCP)

June 2015 Orlando, FL: Poster
Presentation

  • A Survey of Nurse Life Care Planners: A Role
    Delineation Study in the United States
  • Case Management Society of America (CMSA) 25th
    Annual Conference

April 2015 Monmouth University: Co-Presenter

  • Presenters: Manzetti & Troiano
  • Human Sexuality-Sex Education Workshop
  • Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority, Inc.

October 2014 National
Conference of American Association of Nurse Life Care Planners (AANLCP) Atlanta,
GA:Presenter

  • Evidence Based Practice in Nurse Life Care
    Planning

November 2013 American Association of
Nurse life Care Planners, Phil. Pa: Presenter

  • Nursing Scope of Practice in Life Care
    Planning-Podium Presentation
  • LCP Question Writing Workshop,
    Facilitator
  • Expanding research in the field of
    nurse life care planning, Round table discussion Co-Host

September 2013: Presenter

  • Basics of Life Care Planning -Nursing Scope of
    Practice in Life Care Planning
  • New Jersey Chapter of the American Association
    of Legal Nurse Consultants, West Long Branch, New Jersey

April 2013 Monmouth University:  Presenter

  • Clinical Instructor Series: Designing the
    Clinical Experience
  • The Center for Professional Development in
    Nursing and Health at Monmouth University

March 2013 Monmouth University:
Presenter

  • Clinical Instructor Series: Designing the
    Clinical Experience
  • The Center for Professional Development in
    Nursing and Health at Monmouth University

March 2012 Drexel Simulation
Conference, Fort Lauderdale, FL: Presenter

  • Characteristics of Collaboration When
    Organizations Share Simulation Resources

May 2011 Presenter

  • Characteristics of Collaboration When Organizations
    Share Simulation Resources
  • Professional Development for Nurses, Ida V.
    Moffett School of Nursing, Samford University

May 2011 Monmouth University: Presenter

  • Clinical Instructor Seminar – Practice
    Guidelines
  • The Center for Professional Development in
    Nursing and Health, Monmouth University
Professional Associations

Member, Sigma Theta Tau International

Member, New Jersey State Nurses Association

Member, American Nurses Association

Member, America Association of Nurse Life Care Planners

Member, Association of Rehabilitation Nurses