Charlotte Seckman, PhD, RN-BC

Assistant Professor, OSAH
Address: 455A
Phone Number: 410-706-2003
Fax Number: 410-706-3289
seckman@son.umaryland.edu

‌Education

  • PhD, Nursing Informatics, University of Maryland, Baltimore, 2008
  • MSN, Nursing Education, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 1992
  • BSN, Nursing, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, 1982
  • AD, Nursing, Indiana University-Purdue University of Indianapolis, Indiana, 1979

Research

  • Co-Investigator, Develop, implement and evaluate a prototype system for evidence based practice (EBP-InfoBot). Intramural Research. NIH/CC – OHSR Exempt Review (2005-2010)
  • Principal Investigator, Evaluation of the Usability of the Clinical Research Information (CRIS). Intramural Research. NIH/CC – OHSR Exempt Review (2005-2008)
  • Principal Investigator, Evaluating the Usability of a Visual display for Interdisciplinary Problem Documentation among Clinicians. Intramural Research. NIH/CC – OHSR Exempt Review (2007)
  • Principal Investigator, Design Efficiencies and Satisfaction of Computerized Physician Order Entry: A Comparison of Two Order Entry Methods. NIH/CC – OHSR Exempt Review (2007)
  • Co-Investigator, Design Efficiencies and Evaluation of Computerized Order Entry. NIH/CC – OHSR Exempt Review. Role (2004)
  • Principal Investigator, Standard Web-Based Clinical Radiology Images & Reports at the Point of Care. Intramural Research. NIH/CC – OHSR Exempt Review (2003)

Recent Publications

  • Seckman, C., Mills, M., Friedmann, E., & Romano, C. (2009). Clinicians’ perceptions of usability of an electronic medical record over time. Computers, Informatics, Nursing, Sept/Oct, 28 (5).
  • Demner-Fushman, D., Seckman, C., Fisher, C., Hauser, S., Clayton, J., & Thoma, G. (2008). A prototype system to support evidence-based practice. AMIA Annual Symposium Proceedings 2008, 151-155.
  • Seckman, C., Mills, M., Romano, C., Friedmann, E., Johantgen, M., & Covington, B. (2008). Clinicians' perceptions of usability of an electronic medical record over time (Doctoral dissertation, University of Maryland, 2008). ProQuest/UMI Publishing.
  • Romano, C. A., & Seckman, C. (2008). Electronic Health Record. In H. Feldman (Ed.), Nursing Leadership: A Concise Encyclopedia (pp. 175-179). New York: Springer Publishing.
  • Seckman, C., Romano, C. & Rosenfeld, S. (2004). Standard web-based clinical radiology images and reports at the point of care. In 17th IEEE Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems Proceeding, Los Alamitos, California: IEEE Computer Society, pp. 67-71.
  • Seckman, C., Romano, C. & Marden, S. (2001) Evaluation of Clinical Response to Wireless Technology. In Bakken, S. (ED) Symposium Supplement 2001 Journal of American Medical Informatics Association Proceedings, Philadelphia: Hanely & Belfust, pp. 612-616.
  • Seckman, C., Romano, C. & Rosenfeld, S. (2001) Clinical research protocol mapping: A description of a pilot. In 14th IEEE Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems Proceedings, Los Alamitos, California: IEEE Computer Society, pp. 354-359.

Primary Teaching Areas

  • NURS 405: An Introduction to Informatics in Nursing and Healthcare