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Welcome to 2020 ASPHP National SPHM Education Event Online Agenda
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avatar for Tony Hilton, DrPH, RN, MSN, FNP, CRRN

Tony Hilton, DrPH, RN, MSN, FNP, CRRN

Dr. Hilton has been the Safe Patient Handling and Mobility (SPHM) National Program Manager for the Veterans Health Administration in Washington DC since 2016 after her role as SPHM Coordinator at Loma Linda VA Health Care System for 8 years.   She has been a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation nurse leader for over 20 years, Family Practice Nurse Practitioner, Public Health Consultant and program manager at a number of healthcare facilities for 15 years. She has a passion for caring for the medically underserved populations in community clinics.  Her research findings in Emergency Preparedness in VHA Community - Based Clinics in CA was published in the Federal Practitioner Journal.  She has extensive experience leadership development, palliative care, end of life care planning and ethics, medical case management, long term mechanical ventilation in the community care setting and home health care for the high risk and technology dependent patients. She speaks at national and international conferences on a number of topics and has published extensively over her career.  Dr. Hilton was interviewed by NPR “Injured Nurses” reporting best practices in SPHM at Loma Linda VA Health Care System.  She continues to be actively involved in multiple research and cutting edge innovative projects in SPHM to support a culture of safety within health care systems. She is dedicated to care for our veterans and their families in appreciation for their honorable services.