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Nursing information specialist

Kathleen Grace Charters, American nursing information specialist. Registered Nurse, California. Member American Medical Informatics Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Theta Tau, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Charters, Kathleen Grace was born on May 24, 1953 in Tacoma. Daughter of Frank Herold and Florence Jane (Hacker) James.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Washington State University, 1975. Bachelor of science in nursing, Washington State University, 1977. Master of Science in Systems Management, University Southern California, 1983.

Postgraduate, University California, San Francisco, 1980. Postgraduate, University Maryland, Baltimore, since 1991.

Career

Junior assistant nurse officer United States Public Health Service, 1976. Commissioned lieutenant United States Navy, 1979, advanced through grades to Commander, 1992. Coordinator patient care staffing Naval Regional Medical Center, Bremerton, Washington, 1981-1983.

Head education and training Naval Hospital, Yokosuka, Japan, 1983-1987, charge nurse post anesthesia care unit San Diego, 1987-1989, information system clinical specialist, 1989-1991. Deputy director strategic planning support Defense Medical Information Management, 1994-1995, senior health programs analyst, since 1996. Presenter in field.

Achievements

  • Registered Nurse, California.

Membership

Member American Medical Informatics Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Theta Tau, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

Married Lawrence Ivan Charters, August 17, 1974. 1 child, Lykara Iann.

father:
Frank Herold James

mother:
Florence Jane (Hacker) James

spouse:
Lawrence Ivan Charters

child:
Lykara Iann Charters