UTHSCSA Faculty Profiles v1.0

Kinne, Karen M

School of Nursing
Office for Faculty Excellence

Results-driven professional Nurse with extensive nursing background. Served as Nurse Executive proficient in strategic planning, change management and performance improvement. Skilled in the design , execution and evaluation of medical policies,, initiatives, programs. Diverse background in outpatient and inpatient healthcare settings. Demonstrated success leading process improvement, risk management, and patient safety initiatives. Proven background of numerous Air Force/civilian compliance/accreditation inspections to include The Joint Commission and American Association Ambulatory Health Care with outstanding results.