Christine Catts MSN, APN, NNP-BC Christine Catts MSN, APN, NNP-BC, is a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner in the Division of Neonatology at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Locations: CHOP at Virtua Voorhees; CHOP at Virtua Memorial Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467) Education and Training Board CertificationBasic Life Support (BLS)Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP-BC)Undergraduate DegreeBSN, College of New Jersey Ewing, NJ Graduate DegreeMSN - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Titles and Academic Titles Neonatal Nurse Practitioner APN Team Leader, CHOP Newborn Care Network Departments and Services Division of Neonatology Publications Posters and Presentations2016 Christine Catts, Andrea Mottershead, Lauren Speirs, Brianna Singh. "Sustaining a culture of change in fighting infections." Academy of Neonatal Nurses annual conference. September 2016 Christine Catts, Pam Britland, Melissa Bowen, Lora Carbery. "Implementing a Donor Human milk program in the NICU." Academy of Neonatal Nurses annual conference. September 2016 Christine Catts, Andrea Mottershead, Melissa Bowen, John Chuo, Cheryl Alexander, Joy Haines, Kathy Denton. "Decreasing medication days in Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome with a non- pharmacological approach to treatment and awareness of the substance exposed neonate." Academy of Neonatal Nurses annual conference. September 2016 Terry O’Malley, Christine Catts, Andrea Mottershead. "Reducing the number of days to full oral feeds with an infant driven feeding program." Academy of Neonatal Nurses annual conference. September 2016 Christine Catts. "Use of an exclusive Human milk diet in the neonate." Virtua Innovations in Care conference, podium presentation. September 2016 Christine Catts. "Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome; caring for the family." Virtua Nursing Congress meeting, podium presentation. July 2016 2015 Christine Catts, John Chuo, Kevin Graff, Paresh Pandit, Linda Levy. "Reducing Radiation Exposure and Improving X-Ray Quality in the NICU." Pediatric Academic Societies annual conference, poster presentation. April 2015 Paresh Pandit, Christine Catts, Kevin Graff, Lindy Levy. "Reducing Radiation Exposure and Improving X-Ray Quality in the NICU." Eastern Society for Pediatric Research, podium presentation. March 2015 Christine Catts, Andrea Mottershead. “Virtua NICU Germ Busters, stomping out infection one bug at a time.” American Nurses Association (ANA) National Quality Conference, poster presentation. February 2015 2014 Christine Catts. "Decreasing X-ray exposure in the NICU." NJ Neoforum Conference 2014, poster presentation. June 2014 2013 Christine Catts. "Infection in the Neonate." Virtua Voorhees, NICU lecture series; May 2013, Oct. 2013 Awards and Honors 2016-2018, Jonas Center – Donald Jonas Legacy Scholar 2016, Virtua STAR award - Team Caring Culture 2015, Blue Cross Blue Shield Advance Nurse Practice leader Scholarship 2014, Virtua Advanced Practice Nurse award 2013, Virtua STAR award - Team excellence 2009, March of Dimes, NJ Chapter; Advanced Clinical Practice Award 1999, Helene Fuld School of Nursing, Teacher of Excellence Award Leadership and Memberships American Nurses Association NJ State Nurses Association National Association of Neonatal Nurse Practitioners National Association of Neonatal Nurses Patient Experience Ratings About the Patient Experience Rating System The Patient Experience Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. The comments are submitted by patients and families and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not reflect the views of Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.