Faculty & Staff

photo of Janice Foust

Janice B. Foust, PhD, RN

  • Assistant Professor
  • Telephone: 617-287-7535
  • Office Location: S-03-21

Areas of Expertise

Post-Hospital Medication Management, Transitional Care


PhD, University of Pennsylvania
John A. Hartford Foundation Post-Doctoral Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania

Professional Publications & Contributions

Additional Information

Dr. Foust’s program of research focuses on improving post-hospital medication management and transition-related care of older adults with special interest in the implications for home health care. She was a Nurse Research Associate at the Visiting Nurse Service of New York and remains an investigator on two federally funded studies examining health-related quality of life of older adults as they begin to receive long term care services and medication management among home health care clients. Dr. Foust was a co-investigator on a project entitled “Establishing a national Framework for Geriatric Home Care Excellence.” The project was funded by the John A. Hartford Foundation.

Teaching Expertise
Nursing Practice