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Simulation Operations Manager, Smart Hospital™

UT Arlington College Nursing

Oregon Health and Sciences University
Master of Science in Nursing
Education
Oregon Health and Sciences University
B.S.N.
July 2013
Ongoing
Membership
Society for Simulation in Healthcare
December 2011
Ongoing
Membership
International Nursing Association of Simulation and Clinical Learning (INASCL)
Expertise
I am pleased and proud to be a member of the faculty at The University of Arlington School of Nursing.  I am dedicated to preparing undergraduate nursing students to provide safe and effective care to their patients, children as well as adults, and their family members.  I am continuously seeking improved methods and programs that will facilitate optimal learning for our nursing students. 
2014
Pearsall, C., Pardue, K., Horton-Deutsch, S., Young, P., Halstead, J., Nelson, K., Morales, M., & Zungolo, E. (2014). Becoming a nurse faculty leader: Doing your homework to minimize risk-taking.  Journal of Professional Nursing, 30(1), 26-33.
Journal Article
Published
2014
Domen, R.E., & Nelson, K.A. (1997).  Results of a survey of infectious disease testing practices by organ procurement organizations in the United States.  Transplantation, 63 (12), 1790-1794.
Journal Article
Published
2013
McKinney, E., James, S., Murray, S., Nelson, K., & Ashwill, R. (Eds.). (2013). Maternal-Child Nursing (4th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier.
Textbook
Published
2012
LeFlore, JL., Anderson, M., Nelson, K., Thomas, P., E., Hardee, G., Zielke, M. (2012). Can Game Play Teach Student Nurses How To Save Lives - An Undergraduate Training Proposal for Student Nurses in Pediatric Respiratory Diseases with a Living World Gaming Construct? Simulation in Healthcare, 7(1),10-17.
Journal Article
Published
2012
James, S., Ashwill, R., & Nelson, K. (Eds.). (2012). Nursing Care of Children (4th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier.
Textbook
Published
2011
Young, P., Pearsall, C., Stiles, K., Nelson, K. & Horton-Deutsch, S. (2011). Becoming a nursing faculty leader.  Nursing Education Perspectives, 32(4), 222-228.
Journal Article
Published
2010
Horton-Deutsch, S.,Young, P., & Nelson, K. (2010). Becoming a nursing faculty leader: Facing challenges through reflecting, persevering, and relating in new ways.  Journal of Nursing Management, 18, 487-493.          
Journal Article
Published
2009
Cason, C.L., Cazzell, M., Nelson, K., Hartman, V., Roye, J., & Mancini, M. (2009). Improving learning of airway management with case-based computer microsimulations. Clinical Simulation in Nursing, 6(2), e15-e23.
Journal Article
Published
2009
Anderson, M., Holmes, T., Leflore, J. L., Nelson, K., & Jenkins, T. (2009). Standardized patients in educating student nurses: One school's experience. Clinical Simulation in Nursing, 6(1), e61-e66.
Journal Article
Published
2000
Domen, R.E., Yen-Lieberman, B., Nelson, K.A., et al. (2000). Use of an HBV-DNA hybridization assay in the evaluation of equivocal hepatitis B virus test in solid organ donors. Progress in Transplantation, 10 (1), 42-46.  
Journal Article
Published
1999
Siminoff, L.A., & Nelson, K.A. (1999).  The accuracy of hospital reports of organ donation eligibility, requests, and consent: A cross-validation study. The Joint Commission Journal on Quality Improvement, 25(3), 129-194.
Journal Article
Published
1997
Coleman-Musser, L., & Nelson, K.A. (1997). The outcome of organs recovered from older donors. Journal of Transplant Coordinator, 7 (4), 190-194.
Journal Article
Published
1996
Lewis, D.D., Vajentic, A.K., & Nelson, K.A. (1996).  Thirty hours from referral to cross-clamp: A case study in organ procurement.  Journal of Transplant Coordination, 6 (2), 75-77.
Journal Article
Published
1995
Himes, L., Van Buren, C., Young, J., Standridge, R., Durand, R., & Nelson, K.A. (1995).  The chang-ing demographic of an organ donor population. Journal of Transplant Coordination, 5(2), 87-92.
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Published
1994
Kleiger, J., Nelson, K.A., Davis, R., et al. (1994). Analysis of factors influencing organ donation consent rates.  Journal of Transplant Coordination, 4 (3), 132-134.
Journal Article
Published
1994
Standridge, R.D., Marymount, R., Durand, R., Reyes, D., & Nelson, K.A. (1994). Evaluation of an OPO’s response process.  Journal of Transplant Coordination, 4 (2), 84-87.
Journal Article
Published
1992
Nelson, K.A., Marymount, R., Reyes, D., Durand, R., & Davis, R.J. (1992). Evaluation of the impact of an OPO’s educational efforts.  Journal of Transplant Coordination, 2 (3), 117-121.
Journal Article
Published
1992
Richards, P., Nelson, K.A., Frazier, O., Radovancevic, B., Van Buren, C., & Young, J. (1992). Why referred potential heart donors aren’t utilized.  Texas Heart Institute Journal, 20 (3), 218-222.
Journal Article
Published
1990
Barry, J.M., Hefty, T.R., Nelson, K.A., & Johnston, T. (1990). Ten years of training community urologists & general surgeons to do cadaver kidney retrievals. Journal of Urology, 143 (5), 897-899.
Journal Article
Published
1990
Hefty, T.R., Nelson, K.A., Hatch, T.R., & Barry, J. M. (1990). Ten years of training community urologists and general surgeons to do cadaver kidney retrievals. Journal of Urology, 143(1), 107-109.
Journal Article
Published
February 2014
Ongoing
Simulation
Creating simulation learning activities that facilitate the development of clinical judgment skills in undergraduate nursing students.
Fall 2009
NURS 4431 - Nursing of Children and Adolescents
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Last Updated on July 31, 2013, 1:56 pm
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May 2013
Ongoing
Simulation Operations Manager, Smart Hospital
College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Office of the President, The University of Texas at Arlington