Whitney R. Bischoff

Department of Nursing

Assoc. Professor


Contact

Whitney R. Bischoff
Nursing Building
Phone: 830-372-6913

EMAIL
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Education

Advanced Certificate in Gerontology, University of Hawaii, Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii, 1993

DrPH in Public Health, University of Hawaii, Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii, 1993

MSN in Nursing Administration, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, Corpus Christi, Texas, 1990

BSN in Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, School of Nursing, Houston, Texas, 1978

Research

Professional Experience

Associate Professor of Nursing, Texas A&M International University, Laredo, Texas, 2006-2015

Congregation Care Coordinator, Emanuel’s Lutheran Church, Seguin, Texas, 2000-2006

Associate Professor of Nursing, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, Corpus Christi, Texas, 1993-2000

Research Coordinator, Ophthalmology, Neurology, Psychiatry Departments, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, 1982-1989

Head Nurse, Ophthalmology, Department of Surgery, Ben Taub General Hospital, Houston, Texas 1979-1982

Staff Nurse, Gyn-Oncology, M. D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute, Houston, Texas, 1979

Publications

Bischoff, W. R., & Hinojosa, R. H. (2013). A descriptive study of point of care reference resource use by advanced practice registered nurses in Texas, CIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing, 31(11), 530-538.

Bischoff, W. R. & Abrego, P. C. (2011). Rapid assessment of assignments using plagiarism detection software. Nurse Educator, 36(6), 236-237.

Bischoff, W. R. (2010) Guest voices: Thomas has wrong healthcare Rx. San Antonio Express-News, Saturday December 11, 2010. Rebuttal to Cal Thomas editorial “Cures before care is right direction for health care reform”.

Bischoff, W. R. & Kelley, S. J. (1999). 21st Century Housecall: The Internet and the World Wide Web. Holistic Nursing Practice, 13(4), 42-50.

Johnston, C.J., Bischoff, W.R., Jeffress, G., & Michaud, P. (1997). Regional collaboratives: The Nursing Workforce Beyond 2000 project: The Greater Coastal Bend Region of Texas. JONA, 27(6), 4-6.

Bischoff, W. R. (1997). Technology Focus: The Internet and the World Wide Web. Advance for Nurse Practitioners, March, 65-67.

Bischoff, W.R., Bisconer,S., Kooker, B.M., & Woods, L.C. (1996). Transactional distance and interactive television in the distance education of health professionals. The American Journal of Distance Education, 10(6), 4-17.

Woods, L. C., & Bischoff, W. R (1994). "Nurses in Hawaii Harness the Power of the Internet" in FARNET 51 Reasons to Build the National Information Infrastructure.

Bischoff, W. R. (1993). A Cost Allocation Model for Hospice. Nursing Management, 24(12).

Braun, K., & Bischoff, W. R. (1993). Tailoring an area agency on aging's database for program development and evaluation. Technical Assistance Project through Gerontological Society of America.

Goode, M. E., Daiger, S. P., Lewis, R. A., & Rogers, W. B. (1985). Linkage of autosomal dominant retinitis pigmentosa to the Rh blood group. Population Genetics, A196.

Rogers, W. B., & Lewis, R. A. (1985). Retinitis Pigmentosa and Similar Retinal Diseases: A Primer. Available from R. A. Lewis, Department of Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas.