Karen Pintado MSN, RN-BC is a Nurse Educator with 23 years of nursing experience. Her areas of expertise include medical/surgical, critical care, psychiatric, respiratory care, and telemetry nursing. Karen has a Master of Science in Nursing degree and works for Broward County Public Schools as a Department Chair for Practical Nursing and Health Science. She holds a License with the State of Florida as a Registered Nurse, a certification in medical/surgical nursing from the American Nurses Credentialing Center, a Florida Teaching Certificate, and is a Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Instructor with the American Heart Association. She is a member of Delta Epsilon Iota Academic Honor Society and Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society.