Nelson Kristin 825x990Overview

Clinical Instructor, Division of Health Information Management and Systems

543C Atwell Hall
453 W. 10th Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43210

Telephone: 614-685-0334

Primary Professional Areas of Interest

  • Clinical Coding Classification Systems
  • Student Professional Development
  • HIM Professional Development
  • Clinical Education

Recent Publications

Recent Presentation

  • “Improving Coding Education Through Data Analytics”-2019 OHIMA Presentation
  • Adapting Evidence-Based Teaching Practices and Responding to Student Needs: Lessons Learned From The Pandemic-Assembly on Education Symposium 2021

 Major Awards

  • 2017 OHIMA (Ohio Health Information Management Association) Ambassador to Education Award 

Courses Taught

  • HIMS 3589 HIM Professional Practice Experience
  • HIMS 5535 Clinical Classification Systems
  • HIMS 4689 HIM Professional Practice Experience (Management Affiliation)


  • OHIMA Executive Board of Directors, 2017-Present
  • Columbus State HIMT Advisory Committee Member, 2017-Present
  • Alumni Board, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at The Ohio State University Member, 2008-2011


  • American Health Information Management Association, Chicago, IL Member, 2001-Present
  • Ohio Health Information Management Association, Columbus, OH Member, 2001-Present


  • Masters of Science in Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Management Track, The Ohio State University, May 2013
  • Bachelor of Science, Allied Health Professions, The Ohio State University, June 2003