Kath Baume

Senior Lecturer

Department of Pre-Registration Nursing

Contact Details

email: k.baume@worc.ac.uk
tel: 01905 542384


RN, ENB 136 Renal Nursing, PG Cert Ed, MA Management

Teaching & Research

Teaching areas

Adult nursing - nursing theory and practice

Long term care

Clinical Skills

Nursing and health care within a global context

Research interests

Link between theory and practice student nurse e-portfolio development

Challenges and benefits of International student elective placements

Professional experience

RGN Nursing and Midwifery Council

ENB Renal Nursing

Clinical experience: all aspects of renal nursing; nephrology, transplantation and dialysis care
Sister- Queen Elizabeth Renal Unit Birmingham & Wolverhampton Renal Unit

Management and leadership Development and management of Nurse led satellite haemodialysis units
Lecturer Practitioner CPD renal nursing and leadership and management development
Clinical informatics



NET 2012 Symposium - The Changing Emphasis of the Role of HEIs in Monitoring and Assuring Care Standards

NET 2012 Paper - Will the implementation of e-portfolios facilitate the link between theory and practice?

RCN Children and young people's nursing - Supporting the theory -practice link and development of professional competence in children's nursing through e-portfolios

NMC 2013 The benefits and challenges for student nurses undertaking an International elective placement.

External Responsibilities

International lead for Pre-registration nursing developing Erasmus and international collaborative partnerships to enhance student nurse learning opportunities.