Amy Hester, PhD, RN, BC
Amy Hester is co-founder of HD Nursing and also serves as Director of Clinical Informatics and Information for UAMS Medical Center (UAMS) in Little Rock, AR. While a nurse at UMAS she and colleague Dees Davis recognized a need for a better way to assess and manage falls. This lead to years of research and trials to develop HD Nursing and the Hester Davis Scale for Fall Risk Assessment.
She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Masters in Nursing Education and most recently her Doctorate. Amy is the author of many papers, frequent speaker and a subject matter expert in falls management.