Kristy Keefner, PT, DPT
Physical Therapist
Creighton University Medical Center-University Campus
Kristy Keefner, PT, DPT is a board-certified specialist in orthopaedic physical therapy and works at CHI Creighton University Medical Center-University Campus. Kristy is an Assistant Clinical Professor (cs) with the Creighton University Department of Family and Community Medicine Department. She strives to bridge the gaps between the academic and clinical learning environment in an ambulatory care center designed to offer an interprofessional education and collaborative practice experience, where the team is meeting the quadruple aim. Kristy is pursuing her Educational Doctorate in Interdisciplinary Leadership through Creighton University.

Presenting at the Nexus Summit:

When a healthcare professional makes a mistake, either real or perceived, what does their inner voice say? For many healthcare professionals, their inner voice can be unhealthy and detrimental to achieving the Quadruple Aim of Healthcare. Without an improved clinical experience on the healthcare professional side, the three other patient-centric aspects will not reach full potential. Most healthcare professionals would find it unconscionable to talk to others the way they talk to themselves. Therefore, the purpose of our course within the Medical School’s humanities elective track was to…