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Kelley Ward | Elance
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Kelley Ward

Experienced nursing and health care consultant
   United States
  |   Tulsa, OK
  |  9:03 am Local Time

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Kelley Ward holds a doctorate degree in child development and family relations, a master's degree in nursing education, and a bachelor's degree in nursing. She has worked for 8 years for Mosby Elsevier as a health writer in the area of nursing textbooks. In addition, she has been a registered nurse with a certification in high-risk neonatal nursing for more than 15 years. She is currently a nursing and health care consultant and works as an adjunct nurse educator at Tulsa Technology Center.

Her articles have been featured in peer-reviewed...

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Apr 12, 2013|Web Content|$4,590|Working
Dec 16, 2012|Technical Writing|$26,460|Working
Dec 12, 2012|Copywriting|$265|Completed
Dec 11, 2012|E-books and Blogs|$694|Working

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This article was published in a national nursing journal called Nursing Outlook 2002...
This is an article I wrote for the award winning parenting magazine TulsaKids.
This is an online article I wrote about becoming a nurse.
Here is a sample of an article I wrote about diet and nutrition for managing diabetes....
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Skills (4)

Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
My Score
Content Writing
Academic Writing

Service Description

My advanced certifications in neonatal nursing, broad range of experience in health care, and advanced education has prepared me to write for you on a variety of topics from- neonatal nursing, labor and delivery, postpartum care, assessment, diabetes management and prevention, and other health care or nutrition topics.

I have experience writing booklets, articles, pamphlets, chapters, textbooks, reviewer, exam questions, curriculum, clinical scenario questions, instruments, and research driven material. I also have many years experience as a professor of nursing designing course curriculum, exam questions, NCLEX questions, and clinical scenarios. I currently work as an adjunct nurse educator for Tulsa Technology Center developing curriculum for the nurse retention program mandated by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing.

I can write, edit, and review material on a variety of health/child development related topics. As an author and content provider for Mosby Elsevier for the past 8 years I have authored a pediatric nursing drug book, chapters in the textbook "Nursing Care of the Mother & Child," and two study guides to accompany the best selling pediatric nursing textbook, "Wong’s Essentials for Pediatric Nursing.” In addition, I served as a Subject Matter Expert for Pageburst Smart Topics for Wong's Essentials of Pediatric Nursing, Eighth Edition.

I have been a guest author on a variety of medical/health/nursing related websites. Here are links to a few of my blog posts:...

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Tulsa Technology Center
Adjuct Instructor Nursing/Child Development
2012 - Present
Currently an adjunct instructor in the areas of nursing and child development for Tulsa Technology Center. Developing the curriculum for the nurse retention programs mandated by the Oklahoma State...
Kelley Ward, PhD, RN, C
contract writer/author
2004 - Present
I have written a pediatric drug consult book, edited chapters, written two study guides to accompany a pediatric nursing textbook, and written questions for interactive clinical scenarios.
Langston University
Instructor of Nursing
1999 - 2005
Supervised, trained, and managed over 150 nursing students in medical surgical settings. Coordinator of the health assessment course, which focused on assessment and vital nursing skills across the...
Hillcrest Medical Center
Registered nurse
1997 - 2002
Worked as a registered nurse in the neonatal intensive care, pediatrics, pediatric intensive care, mother-baby, labor and delivery, antepartum, and postpartum units. Duties included: total care for...
Tulsa Technology Center
Substitute Instructor
1999 - 1999
Worked as a substitute instructor in the licensed practice nursing program. Assisted and managed LPN students during clinical rotations at the hospital, until accepting a full-time position at...
Rogers State University
Adjunct Faculty
1998 - 1999
Clinical nursing instructor for the following courses: Childbearing Family and Complex Clients and Leadership.
Saint Francis Hospital
Operating room circulating nurse
1996 - 1997
Circulating nurse in the operating room. Cases in urology, cardiovascular, orthopedics, neurology, gynecological, and general surgery.


Oklahoma State University
Doctorate in Child Development & Family Relations
2000 - 2004
University of Oklahoma
Masters of Science in Nursing Education
1997 - 1999
University of Oklahoma
Bachelors Degree in Nursing
1992 - 1996
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article writing
academic writing
content writing
medical writing
child development
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Writing & Translation
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Member Since
September 2012
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