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Jennifer Wasco, DNP, RN

Assistant Professor of Nursing | Practice Experience Coordinator,
Chatham University

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Chatham University
Wexford, PA


Jennifer J. Wasco is the practice experience coordinator for the MSN and DNP programs at Chatham University. She is a doctorally-prepared registered nurse with over 23 years of experience. Dr. Wasco has practiced in various healthcare arenas including hematology/oncology, bone marrow transplant, medical device and IT sales, continuing nursing education, strategic planning and patient engagement. She is prepared in the areas of health literacy and communication, project management, and in the deployment of new healthcare technologies. Her experience and expertise result in improved service and quality, patient satisfaction, and clinical outcomes.

Specialties: Process Improvement, Project Management, Patient Experience, Patient Empowerment, Patient Satisfaction, Employee Satisfaction, Practice Experience, Educational Affiliation Agreements, Preceptor Engagement, Service Excellence, Innovative Healthcare Technology, CE Program Development, Conference Planning, Deployment of Healthcare Solutions, Health Literacy


Chatham University
DNP, 2015

Waynesburg University
MSN, 2011

Clarion University of Pennsylvania
BSN, 2014

The Western Pennsylvania School of Nursing
Diploma, 1993


  • Community/Public Health
  • Complementary Health Approaches
  • Health Promotion/Wellness
  • Informatics
  • Occupational Health
  • School Health

Job History

Chatham University
Practice Experience Coordinator | MSN & DNP Programs
Pittsburgh, PA
August 2013 - present

Emmi Solutions - Patient Engagement Solutions
Implementation Manager
Chicago, IL
August 2007 - August 2013

Infusion Partners, Inc. - Intravenous Therapy Service Provider
Account Executive
June 2006 - August 2007

Oncology Nursing Society - Non-Profit Organization
Project Manager
November 2004 - June 2006

Baxa Corporation/ Carmel Pharma, Inc. - Medical Device Company
Clinical Support Manager
January 2000 - January 2005

West Penn Allegheny Oncology Network
Hematology Oncology Nurse
January 1997 - January 2000

West Virginia University Hospitals
Bone Marrow Transplant Nurse
January 1996 - January 1997

West Penn Allegheny Health System
Medical Surgical Nurse (Float Pool, PRN)
January 1996 - January 1997

University of Rochester Medical Center
Hematology/Oncology Nurse
January 1994 - January 1996

West Penn Allegheny Health System
Renal Dialysis Nurse
January 1993 - January 1994

West Penn Allegheny Health System
Operating Room Technician
January 1991 - January 1993