Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Kevin A. Durr



Kevin A. Durr, BSN  
Founder of RN eD | Nurse Academia    


Last updated March 2012


Traditional Documents

License & Certifications

  • Registered Nurse (2010) - Board of Registered Nursing of California
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (2010)
  • Basic CPR (2007)
***All licenses are renewed as needed

Professional Career Goals

  • Staff Registered Nurse 
  • Clinical Instructor
  • Masters of Science in Nursing, Education
  • Lecturer
  • Certified Nurse Educator, Clinical Nurse Educator
  • PhD in Nursing Science
  • Professor

Letters of Recommendation


Personal Philosophy of Nursing Statement

Compassion and Care: How and Why

It would have been interesting to be around for man’s first reaction to a bruise or illness. Thousands of years later, we humans have been able to develop an art, discipline, and industry called medicine. History shows us that such developments, at times, came at a great cost or sacrifice. Attributing what exist today to what happen yesterday, we as a society can help to continue with the advancement of caring for the human body, mind, and soul. Helping with this advancement is the more recent development of the modern nurse. Continue Reading



Position Announcement

Current Accepted Position beginning July 24, 2011 - Clinical Informatics Nurse
  • Assists in project implementation and oversight of recommendations and project activities. Prepares and defines system objectives and scope. 
  • Responsible for design, build, testing, validation and ongoing support of applications. 
  • Obtains and maintains in-depth knowledge of the software functionality, and acquires knowledge of workflows to be implemented on the system. 
  • Collaborates with peers, Project Application Service Leader, and user representatives in the design and build of the system to support the workflow. 
  • Defines and documents system requirements and specifications for all projects assigned.

Individual Documents

Education

  • 2010 - 2012 California State University San Bernardino
  • 2011 - Epic Inpatient Certification, Verona WI
  • 2005 - 2010 California State University San Bernardino
  • 2007 - 2007 Brigham Young University, Provo UT 
  • 2003 - 2003 San Bernardino Valley College
  • 1998 - 2002 Cajon High School, San Bernardino CA
  • 1995 - 1998 Richardson Prep Hi, San Bernardino CA
  • 1989 - 1995 Northpark Elementary School, San Bernardino CA

Diploma

High School Diploma - Cajon High School Class of 2002

Transcript

Cumalitive Undergraduate G.P.A. : (B+)

Continuing Education


Professional Experience

  • Current - Clinical Informatics Nurse at Loma Linda University Medical Center
  • 2010 - 2011 Registered Nurse Acute Pediatrics at Loma Linda University Children's Hospital
  • 2010 - 2010 Graduate Assistant for CSU, San Bernardino Department of Nursing
  • 2008 - 2010 Unit Secretary at Loma Linda University Children's Hospital
  • 2007 - 2007 Student Computer Support Technician at Brigham Young University
  • 2006 - 2007 Engineering Technician for Smithson Engineering
  • 2003 - 2005 Missionary in Portland, OR for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
  • 2002 - 2003 Unit Secretary at Loma Linda University Medical Center

Research

 Graduate

  • 2012 - Thesis research in predicting newly licensed registered nurse employment
  • 2011 - Assisted  Marilyn Stoner, PhD RN with Distance Learning Education implementation
  • 2010 - Assisted Sarah Fry, MSN with research of concept mapping in nursing student care plans.
  • 2010 - Assisted Ora Robinson, PhD RN in research of racial discrimination of nursing students

 Undergraduate


Publications

 Unpublished

 Other

Presentations


Honors & Awards


Community Activities

  • 2010 - current Sigma Theta Tau Rho Beta Communication/Newsletter specialist
  • 2010 - 2011 Web Developer for Inland Empire Perinatal Mental Health Collaborative
  • 2006-2007 President of LDSSA (Student Service Organization) - coordinating monthly community service activities
  • 2002 Eagle Scout Project building picnic structure for local community park


Information above contains a portfolio view of education, career and service for the past twenty years.
This information is intended for professional use only.
Please contact kevinadurr@gmail.com with any questions and comments.