Get to know Nurse Educator Linda Ketchum, who practices in Denver, Colorado.
Linda is a nurse educator who holds the position of Online Academic Advisor for the Denver College of Nursing in Colorado. She has the unique opportunity to be able to work with students from all over the country.
“At Denver College of Nursing, we believe good nurses are the future of quality healthcare. That’s why we strive to achieve excellence in healthcare education every day. We know our students can make a difference in others’ lives while in school by participating in SNA, community service, service-learning, and GHP, as well as after graduation—and for years to come. The road to success begins with a quality education facilitated by dedicated professionals.” as stated on their website.
As for her academic background, Linda earned her Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) degree and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree from St. Petersburg College in 1982 and 2006, respectively. Years later, in 2015, she obtained her Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree from American Sentinel University.
In addition to her position with the Denver College of Nursing, she is a Perinatal Educator at Morton Plant Hospital, a 687-bed hospital located in Clearwater, Florida. She attributes her success to other nurses who mentored her and encouraged her. In turn, she now helps younger nurses to succeed.
A nurse educator is a nurse who teaches and prepares licensed practical nurses and registered nurses for entry into practice positions. They can also teach in various patient care settings to provide continuing education to licensed nursing staff.
Learn More About Linda Ketchum:
Through her online profile, https://todaysnurse.org/network/index.php?do=/4146057/info/