Dr. Kathleen Ohman

 Kathy OhmanProfessor, Department of Nursing

 KOhman@csbsju.edu   Office: Main 348  Phone: 320-363-5193

 

  Degrees

  EdD in Educational Policy & Administration from the University of Minnesota, 1997

  MS in Nursing from the University of Minnesota, 1987

  MS in Special Studies: Health Care Education from St. Cloud State University, 1978

  BS in Nursing from the College of St. Benedict, 1973

 

Areas of Expertise

•        Adult Health

•        Critical Care Nursing

•        Nursing Education

 

Clinical Experience

•        St. Cloud Hospital, Float Pool, Surgical Nursing Units, Operating Room

•        Clinical supervision of students at St. Cloud Hospital, surgical unit, orthopedic unit, operating room, post anesthesia care unit, medical unit, oncology unit, and rehabilitation unit.

•        Clinical supervision of students in ICU and CCU at North Memorial Hospital, Methodist Hospital, and Mercy Hospital

•        Clinical supervision of students at Minneapolis Veterans Administration Center, General/Vascular Surgery Unit

•        Clinical supervision of students in Peds, OB, Med-Surg, ICU, and CCU at Monticello-Big Lake Hospital

•        Clinical supervision of students at Monticello-Big Lake Nursing Home

 

Research Interests

My research interests are in the area of leadership and management, and use of evidence-based nursing practice. 

 

Recent Scholarship   

•         Ohman, K. (in process; expected publication 2015). Davis's Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN® Examination. Philadelphia: F.A. Davis.

•         Ohman, K. (in process; expected publication 2015). Davis's Q&A Review for the NCLEX-RN® Examination (2nd ed.). Philadelphia: F.A. Davis.

•         MN Baccalaureate Nursing Skills Group (one of eight authors; manuscript submitted and in review). Student Nurses' Reported Thinking During Medication Administration. Journal of Nursing Education

•         Ohman, K. (2012) Davis's Alternate Format Items for the NCLEX-RN® Examination. Philadelphia: F.A. Davis.

•         Ohman, K. (2010). Davis's Q&A Review for the NCLEX-RN® Examination. Philadelphia: F.A. Davis.

•         Basol, R., Ohman, K., Skillings, K. Simones, J. (2009) Using Research to Determine Support for a Policy on Family Presence During Resuscitation.  Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing, 28(5), 237-249. 

•         Ohman, K. (2009). Revitalizing for success with active learning approaches. In L. Caputi & L. Engelmann (Eds.). Teaching nursing: The Art and Science, volume 3. (2nd ed).  Illinois: College of DuPage Press. (chapter revision for updated edition)

•         Ohman, K. (2007). Using evidence-based practice to reduce ventilator associated pneumonia. Southern African Journal of Critical Care, 23(1), p. 35.