Patricia Gingrich, MSN, RN, WHNP-BC

Assistant Professor
Women’s Health

gingrich@email.unc.edu

919.270.9060

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
School of Nursing
Carrington Hall, CB #7460
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7460

Office: 446

Pat Mahaffee Gingrich is an Assistant Professor at the UNC School of Nursing. With a BSN and and MSN from UNC-SON, she started teaching nursing at NCCU in 2001, and came home to UNC in 2005. She is course coordinator and clinical instructor for the Maternal-Newborn Nursing course in the undergraduate program. She also advises Honors students and chairs Masters projects, as well as mentoring Nursing Education graduate students.

In addition to teaching, Pat is a certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner, and worked in ambulatory Women’s Health for 20 years.

 Chapters and Boxes

  • Gingrich, P. M. (in press). Evidence-based practice boxes. In S. L.Perry, M. Hockenberry, D. Lowdermilk, C Rodgers, K. Alden, & K. Cashion (Eds). Maternal child nursing care (6th ed, in Chapters 8, 9, 12, 14, 15, 16, 19, 21, 23, 24, 25). Baltimore: Mosby.
  • Gingrich, P. M. (2016) Infertility. In D. L. Lowdermilk, S. L. Perry, K. Cashion, & K. R. Alden (Eds.), Maternity and women’s health nursing, (11th ed., (pp. 197-210). Baltimore: Mosby
  • Gingrich, P. M. (2016). Evidence-based practice boxes. In D. L. Lowdermilk, S. L. Perry, K. Cashion, & K. R. Alden (Eds.), Maternity and women’s health nursing (11th ed., pp. 11, 64, 130, 155, 188, 350, 403, 412, 441, 499, 586, 609, 646, 656, 673, 701, 763). Baltimore: Mosby
  • Gingrich, P. M. (2013). Evidence-based practice boxes. In S. E. Perry, M. J. Hockenberry, D. L. Lowdermilk, & D. Wilson (Eds.), Maternal child nursing care, (5th ed.,pp. 10, 203, 233, 271, 312, 366, 397, 419, 454, 493, 534, 621, 642, 694). Baltimore: Mosby.
  • Gingrich, P. M. (2012). Evidence-based practice boxes. In D. L. Lowdermilk, S. L. Perry, K. Cashion, & K. R. Alden (Eds.), Maternity and women’s health nursing, (10th ed., pp. 10, 105, 128, 158, 186, 196, 216, 255, 316, 352, 390, 417, 454, 498, 518, 571, 619, 644, 659, 674, 702, 724, 773, 785, 921). Baltimore: Mosby
  • Gingrich, P. M. (2012). Infertility. In D. L. Lowdermilk, S. L. Perry, K. Cashion, & K. R. Alden (Eds.), Maternity and women’s health nursing, (10th ed., pp. 194-210). Baltimore: Mosby
  • Gingrich, P.M. (2012) Birth plan Group B Strep positive obstetrical simulation. In Simulation Learning System, online companion to D. L. Lowdermilk, S. L. Perry, K. Cashion, & K. R. Alden (Eds.), Maternity and women’s health nursing, (10th ed.). Baltimore: Mosby
  • Gingrich, P.M. (2012) Nuchal cord obstetrical simulation. In Simulation Learning System, online companion to D. L. Lowdermilk, S. L. Perry, K. Cashion, & K. R. Alden (Eds.), Maternity and women’s health nursing, (10th ed.). Baltimore: Mosby
  • Gingrich, P. M. (2010). Evidence-based practice boxes. In D. L. Lowdermilk, & S. E. Perry (Eds.), Maternity nursing (8th ed., pp. 9, 32, 70, 115, 141, 215, 250, 297, 317, 369, 412, 496, 531, 572, 585, 630, 688, 742, 768). Baltimore: Mosby.
  • Gingrich, P.M. (2010). Care of patients with gynecological problems. In D. D. Ignatavicius, & M. L. Workman (Eds.), Medical-surgical nursing (6th ed., pp. 1684-1711). St. Louis: Elsevier Saunders.
  • Gingrich, P. M. (2007). Evidence-based practice boxes. In. D. L. Lowdermilk, & S. E. Perry (Eds.), Maternity and women’s health nursing (9th ed., pp. 11, 37, 69, 84, 117, 134, 148, 163, 193, 230, 248, 271, 285, 324, 365, 417, 434, 461, 486, 514, 548, 580, 600, 621, 635, 704, 712, 747, 775, 797, 805, 844, 864, 877, 914, 956, 980, 999, 1032, 1083, & 1094). Baltimore: Mosby.
  • Gingrich, P. M. (2006). Evidence-based practice boxes. In D. L.Wong, S. E Perry, M. J. Hockenberry, & D. L. Lowdermilk (Eds.), Maternal child nursing care (3rd Ed., pp. 15, 23, 48, 63, 104, 110, 177, 190, 226, 251, 284, 314, 340, 380, 434, 446, 483, 522, 572, 595, 618, 646, 676, 695, 750, 790, 841, 845). Baltimore: Mosby.
  • Gingrich, P. M. (2006). Evidence-based practice boxes. In D. L. Lowdermilk, & S. E. Perry (Eds.), Maternity nursing (7th ed., pp. 12, 23, 50, 80, 103, 158, 184, 226, 264, 298, 330, 346, 377, 427, 459, 481, 517, 539, 580, 642, 664, 709, 738, 787, 838, 865, 905, 936).). Baltimore: Mosby.
  • Gingrich, P. M. (2004). Evidence-based practice boxes. In D. L. Lowdermilk, & S. E. Perry (Eds.), Maternity & women’s health nursing (8th Ed.). Baltimore: Mosby
  • Gingrich, P. M. (2002). Evidence-based practice boxes. In D. L. Lowdermilk, & S. E. Perry, (Eds.), Maternity nursing (6th Ed.). Baltimore: Mosby.

Refereed Articles:

  • Gingrich, P. M. (2017, online ahead of publication). Improving student receptivity to abortion care education. Nursing Education Perspectives. doi: 10.1097/01.NEP.0000000000000175
  • Gingrich, P. M. (2004) Management and follow-up of abnormal Papanicolaou tests. Journal of the American Medical Women’s Association, 59, 1, 54-60. PMID: 14768988.
  • Gingrich, P. M. & Fogel, C. (2002) Herbal therapy use in perimenopausal women. Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing, 32, 2, 181-189. doi: 10.1177/08842175503251706
  • Gingrich, P. (2001). Markers for sexual abuse in the adolescent pelvic examination. Letter to the editor of Nurse Practitioner Forum, 12, 79-80.