Health & Safety Alert: The City of Westfield’s risk level for the mosquito-borne Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) illness has been elevated to high. In addition to sharing and encouraging individual precautions with the campus community, the University has rescheduled outdoor campus activities to avoid the hours between dusk and dawn, until further notice. More Information


Jessica Holden

Jessica Holden, Professor
Wilson Hall 216
(413) 572-8440

Nursing Committees

  • Member, Curriculum Committee
  • Member, Technology, Simulation, and Innovation Committee


  • July 2015 (Las Vegas, Nevada) Association for Nurses in Professional Development National Conference Supporting Successful Transition to Practice - A Nurse Residency Immersion Program
  • March 12-15 2014 (Orlando, Florida) American Organization of Nurse Executives National Conference 
  • Care Transitions Education Project: Empowering Nurses to Lead Effective Patient-Centered Care Transitions Across Settings


  • (2015) Patient Experience module in Association for Nurse in Professional Development’s Frontline Nurse Leader Development Program.
  • (2015) Patient-Centered Care & Communication module in Mosby’s Medical-Surgical Nursing Transition to Practice Program.  Anticipated release, 2016.

Professional Membership

  • American Association of Nurses in Professional Development
  • Western MA Chapter ANPD
  • American Association of Nurse Executives
  • National Association of Wound Care Certified Nurses

Other Distinctions

  • Registered Nurse; Specialty: Adult health & Nursing Professional Development
  • Board Certified through American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC): Nursing Professional Development and Wound Care (WCC)


  • IANCICI Certified Instructor, Crisis Prevention Intervention
  • AHA BLS and ACLS instructor certified
  • AHA BLS instructor trainer