2014 Scholars

Kate Nelson

Kate Nelson is a nursing major at California State University, San Marcos. She has been working in the healthcare field for over 8 years and had developed a strong drive to see how electronic communication can enhance patient understanding and involvement in their care. Kate presented a resolution at the California SNA Convention “In Support of Patient Access to Electronic Health Records: Empowering Patients by Improving Online Based Communication”. Kate also has an ongoing research project to design a mobile app for kids with chronic health conditions.

“Don’t give up. Don’t listen to others who say it can’t be done. Stay passionate. Stay Positive. And well….You just keep doing you!”