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College of Nursing

MSC09 5350
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: 1-800-690-0934

Victoria Yu

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Lecturer (VA Hospital)

DNP, JD, RN

(505) 272-4514
VYu@salud.unm.edu


Since 2003, Victoria ( Vickie) Yu has had a varied career in Nursing, Risk Management and Medical Legal Consulting. Her nursing experience is medical surgical, case management, home health and nursing education. She has been involved in nursing education since 2005, focusing on medical legal issues, nursing administration, medical surgical nursing and community health. She forged her knowledge of medical legal issues in the area of risk management and served as a testifying witness as well as an advocate for patient related issues especially patient safety and health care compliance. Her medical legal consulting was in the area of domestic violence as well as child maltreatment issues. She consulted on cases in the district and federal court. Recently, she earned her Doctor of Nursing Practice-Nurse Executive. Dr. Yu joined UNM CON as part of the VA Nursing Academy Program in order to work collaboratively with UNM CON and the New Mexico Veteran’s Administration HealthCare System.