Kathy Quan RN BSN
Kathy Quan RN BSN PHN is the owner and editor-in-chief of THE NURSING SITE.
She has over 30 years of experience as a nurse.
She earned her BSN PHN at California State University, Los Angeles.
primary focus has been home health care and hospice where she
has had to become somewhat of a "jack of all trades.
has been a field nurse, nursing supervisor, staff educator, and a QI (quality improvement) specialist for a variety of non-profit and for-profit home health and hospice agencies throughout Los Angeles and Ventura counties.
For over 3 years, Kathy
was the Guide to Nursing at About.com.
The Nursing site closed in November 2007 when About.com combined it into a site for all health careers.
Many of the articles Kathy
wrote for Nursing.About.com have been transferred to this new site and it's companion blog, The Nursing Site Blog.
is the author of several books for health care professionals and consumers.
also writes and maintains two websites for home health care professionals: Housecalls-Online.com and HomeHealth101.com
She is also a primary contributing author of Booklets and Toolkits, and the Best Practices Newsletter at SupportForNurses.com.
also writes for nursing sites such as UltimateNurse
, and RNDegrees.net
You can find more articles written by Kathy
about health careers and health care in general at:
and about mental health at LA Mental Health Examiner.com.
For more information, visit KathyQuan.com
on FACEBOOK and TWITTER