Dr. Son Chae Kim, Professor
Dr. Kim earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Washington, Master of Science in Nursing and PhD from the University of San Diego. Her nursing background is in Medical-Surgical and Critical Care nursing. As a nurse educator, Dr. Kim has taught Nursing Research, Pharmacology, Pathophysiology, Critical Care Nursing, and Thesis seminars at Point Loma Nazarene University and Southern Connecticut State University. Dr. Kim was involved in training hospital staff nurses to implement evidence-based practice change projects through the Consortium for Nursing Excellence San Diego. She is active in nursing research and has developed Kim Alliance Scale (KAS) and Aggressive Behavior Risk Assessment Tool (ABRAT). Her peer-reviewed publications are related to psychometric instrument development, nursing education, and evidence-based practice.
- Workplace violence prevention
- Aggressive Behavior Risk Assessment Tool (ABRAT)
- Sleep and ICU delirium
- Evidence-based practice
Dr. Kim's Research on Healthcare Workplace Violence Prevention
Kim, S.C., Pedersen, C., & Yi, C. (2018). Validity and reliability of sleep promotion questionnaire and predictors of quality of care. SAGE Open Medicine. 6, 1-9. doi: 10.1177/2050312118794595
Berry, B., Young, L., & Kim, S.C. (2017). Utility of Aggressive Behaviour Risk Assessment Tool in long-term care homes. Geriatric Nursing. 38. 417-422. doi: 10.10.1016/j.gerinurse.
Kim, S.C., Young, L., & Berry, B. (2017). Aggressive Behaviour Risk Assessment Tool for newly-admitted residents of long-term care homes. Journal of Advanced Nursing. 73(7), 1747-1756. doi: 10.1111/jan.13247.
Kim, S.C., Ecoff, L., Brown, C.E., Gallo, A., Stichler, J., & Davidson, J.E. (2017). Benefits of regional evidence-based practice fellowship program: A test of the ARCC model, Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing. 14(2): 90-98. doi: 10.1111.wvn.12199
Kim, S.C., Stichler, J., Ecoff, L., Gallo, A., & Davidson, J.E. (2017). Six-month follow-up of a regional evidence-based practice fellowship program. Journal of Nursing Administration. 47(4):238-243. doi: 10.1097/NNA. 0000000000000471
Dayal, K., Robinson, S., Schoening, J., Smith, M.C., & Kim, S.C. (2017). Predictors of human papillomavirus vaccine uptake and intent among parents of adolescent girls. Journal of Nursing Education and Practice, 7(6), 35 – 42. doi: 10.5430/jnep.v7n6p35
Kim, S.C., Stichler, J., Ecoff, L., Brown, C.E., Gallo, A., & Davidson, J.E. (2016). Predictors of evidence-based practice implementation, job satisfaction, and group cohesion among regional fellowship program participants, Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing, 13(5), 340-348, doi: 10.1111/wvn.12171.
Furseth, P. A., Taylor, B., & Kim, S.C. (2016). Impacts of interprofessional education among nursing and paramedic students. Nurse Educator, 41(2), 75-79
Meier, K., Minton, C., Meyer, B., & Kim, S.C. (2016). Water as the primary beverage: A predictor of pediatric obesity. Journal of Nursing Education and Practice, 6(10), 65-70.
Natad, A., Moser, K., Maiden, J., & Kim, S.C. (2016). Positive Tuberculosis Blood Test as a Predictor of Health Status among HIV-infected Persons. Clinical Nursing Research, 25(1), 100-112.
Bruce, H.R., Maiden, J., Fedullo, P. F., & Kim, S.C. (2015). Impact of Nurse-Initiated Emergency Department Sepsis Protocol on Compliance with Sepsis Bundles, Time to First Antibiotic Administration, and In-hospital Mortality. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 41(2), 130-137.
Chevillon, C., Hellyar, M., Madani, C., Kerr, K., & Kim, S.C. (2015). Preoperative education on postoperative delirium, anxiety, and knowledge in pulmonary thromboendarterectomy patients. American Journal of Critical Care. 24(2), 164-171.
Francisco, D. Rankin, L., & Kim, S.C. (2014). Adherence to colorectal cancer and polyps screening recommendations among Filipino-Americans. Gastroenterology Nursing, 37(6), 384-390.
McComas, J., Riingen, M., & Kim, S.C. (2014). Impact of an Electronic Medication Administration Record on Medication Administration Efficiency and Errors. CIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing, 32(12). 589-595.
Sekol, M.A., & Kim, S.C. (2014). Job Satisfaction, Burnout, and Stress among Pediatric Nurses in Various Specialty Units at an Acute Care Hospital. Journal of Nursing Education & Practice , 4(12). 115-124. DOI: 10.5430/jnep.v4n12p115
Natad, A., Moser, K., Maiden, J., & Kim, S.C. (2014). Positive Tuberculosis Blood Test as a Predictor of Health Status among HIV-infected Persons. Clinical Nursing Research, online August 20, 2014. DOI: 10.1177/1054773814547045.
Meier, K., M., Meyer, B., Minton, C., & Kim, S.C. (2015). Behavioral predictors of pediatric obesity, poster presentation at Texas Nurse Practitioners 27th Annual Conference, September 24-27, 2015, Dallas, Texas
Migl, M., Hensely, H., & Kim, S.C. (2015). Stroke knowledge and risk factor awareness, poster presentation at Texas Nurse Practitioners 27th Annual Conference, September 24-27, 2015, Dallas, Texas
Furseth, P., Taylor, B., & Kim, S.C. (2015). Impact of interprofessional education among nursing and paramedic students, oral presentation at ACNL 15th Innovations Conference, March 20, 2015, San Diego, California
Ecoff, L., Davidson, J., & Kim, S.C. (2014). Create a culture of evidence-based practice: Design your own evidence-based practice institute, oral presentation at 2014 ANCC National Magnet Conference, October 8-10, 2014, Dallas, Texas
Chevillon, C, Hellyar, M., Madani, C., & Kim, S.C. (2014). RCT: Evaluation of multifaceted preoperative patient education on delirium, anxiety, and knowledge among patients undergoing pulmonary thromboendarterectomy, poster presentation International CTEPH Conference 2014, June 3, 2014, Paris, France
Chevillon, C., Hellyar, M., Madani, C., & Kim, S.C. (2014). RCT: Evaluation of preoperative patient education for pulmonary thromboendarterectomy patients, poster presentation accepted at the 43rd Critical Care Congress by Society of Critical Care Medicine, January 9-13, 2014, San Francisco, California
Received the "Excellence in Nursing" award at the 8th annual Advance Practice Nursing Celebration on February 18, 2015, at Point Loma Nazarene University in San Diego, CA.