Sarah Kraszewski

Head of Department, Midwifery Child and Community Nursing

Faculty:Faculty of Health, Social Care & Education

Department:School of Nursing & Midwifery

Location: Chelmsford

Sarah is a registered nurse (adult) and a non-medical prescriber and has worked in women's health and primary care before moving onto higher education. Sarah has published a range of clinical articles relating to primary care topics and edited two books, one of communication skills and another for those studying foundation degrees in health. Sarah’s passion lies in supporting health professionals to achieve their potential at all levels and to provide safe and compassionate care. Sarah is a member of the steering committee for the Association for Prescribers and a Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

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sarah.kraszewski@anglia.ac.uk

Background

Sarah initially trained as a Primary School Teacher and commenced her nursing career in 1984. This has involved a variety of adult nursing roles, commencing in gynaecology and sexual health and then practice nursing and primary care. Sarah commenced her role in higher education in 2002, and has worked in teaching and managerial roles. She is an independent and supplementary nurse prescriber and a Principal Fellow of the Higher education Academy.

Teaching

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Sarah teaches on a variety of modules, with a specific interest in facilitating post registration education for primary care, including advanced nursing practice roles and non-medical prescribing. Sarah teaches on a range of Primary Care and Public Health modules, including:

  • Non-Medical Prescribing 
  • V100 Community Practitioner Nurse Prescribing
  • V150 Community Practitioner Nurse Prescribing

Qualifications

  • MA Learning and Teaching Anglia Ruskin University 2006
  • Independent & Supplementary Nurse Prescriber 2006
  • Lecturer/Practice Educator NMC 2006
  • European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL) 2003
  • British Heart Foundation Diploma 2000
  • ENB 928 Diabetes Management 2000
  • NARTC Diploma in Asthma Management 1992
  • ENB 901 Family Planning in Society 1992
  • ENB 998 Teaching and Assessing 1991
  • Registered General Nurse 1987
  • Qualified Teacher (Primary Years) 1983
  • BEd (English) University of London 1983

Memberships, editorial boards

  • Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy 2013
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy 2006
  • Member of the steering committee for the Association for Prescribers

Selected recent publications

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Northrop, M, Crow, J & Kraszewski, S (eds) 2016 Studying for a Foundation Degree Routledge, Abingdon, Oxon.

Kraszewski, Sarah 2015 UKMEC and safe clinical decision-making in contraception Nurse Prescribing Vol13, issue 12

Kraszewski, Sarah 2015 History Taking for Safe Contraceptive Use. Practice Nursing Vol26, No 5 May 2015

Kraszewski, Sarah 2014 Prescribing Long Acting Reversible Contraception Nurse Prescribing Vol12, issue 8 published online 6/8/2013

Norris K & Kraszewski S 2014 The Modern Renaissance of the District Nurse: Primary Healthcare 24, 9, 26-30.

Kraszewski, Sarah 2011 Ear Care Practice Nurse 18/11/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 19, p14-20, 5p

Kraszewski S 2011 Improving Uptake of Cervical Screening Nursing in Practice Sept/Oct 2011, Number 62

Kraszewski, Sarah 2011 Barrier Contraception. Practice Nurse 11/2/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p31-34

Kraszewski, Sarah 2010 Infertility Update Practice Nurse 13/8/2010, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p22-25

Kraszewski, Sarah 2010 An Update on Emergency Contraception Practice Nurse 29/1/2010, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p26-30

Kraszewski S, McEwen A, (Eds) 2010 Communication Skills for Adult Nurses, Maidenhead; New York OUP.

Book chapters:

Kraszewski, S 2016 Quality in Healthcare: Northrop, M, Crow, J & Kraszewski, S (eds) 2016 Studying for a Foundation Degree. Routledge, Abingdon, Oxon.

Stevens, A & Kraszewski, S Improving Public Health: Northrop, M, Crow, J & Kraszewski, S (eds) 2016 Studying for a Foundation Degree Routledge, Abingdon, Oxon.

Kraszewski S 2010 Using Technology to Communicate: Kraszewski S, McEwen A, (Eds) 2010 Communication Skills for Adult Nurses, Maidenhead; New York OUP.

Kraszewski S 2007 Sexually transmitted infections: Bishop T (Editor) 2007 Advanced Practice Nurse Churchill Livingstone

Kraszewski S 2007 Contraception and unwanted pregnancy: Bishop T (Editor) 2007 Advanced Practice Nurse Churchill Livingstone

Kraszewski S 2007 Coronary heart disease: Bishop T (Editor) 2007 Advanced Practice Nurse Churchill Livingstone

Kraszewski S 2007 Primary prevention of coronary heart disease: Bishop T (Editor) 2007 Advanced Practice Nurse Churchill Livingstone

Kraszewski S 2007 Secondary prevention of coronary heart disease: Bishop T (Editor) 2007 Advanced Practice Nurse Churchill Livingstone

Kraszewski S 2007 Hypertension: Bishop T (Editor) 2007 Advanced Practice Nurse Churchill Livingstone