Medical Advisor

Francis Kuehnle, MSN, RN-BC

Mx. Francis Kuehnle is a registered nurse who holds a certification in psychiatric-mental health nursing from the ANCC. They are a faculty member at the University of Iowa College of Nursing and specialize in teaching mental health nursing to undergraduate pre-licensure students. Mx. Kuehnle received their MSN from Mount Mercy University. They are also a member of the American Psychiatric Nursing Association and Sigma Theta Tau – Gamma Chapter. Francis’ main areas of interest include therapeutic communication, compassionate care of patients experiencing psychosis, and LGBTQIA+ language.


ABOUT OUR MEDICAL REVIEW PROCESS

At Medical News Today, we are committed to providing every individual with clear, credible, evidence-based health and wellness information, built on a foundation of science and medical rigor. To be your most trusted source of scientific medical information, our content is reviewed to validate the clinical accuracy of our content, images, products, and services. Medical review is provided by members of our Medical Network of clinical experts. The clinicians on the team bring extensive experience from across the spectrum of medical specialties, as well as their perspective from years of clinical practice, research, and patient advocacy. Read more about our process