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Heidi Waters

Heidi Waters



Lee Medicine & Science Hall 314

Phone: (605) 658-5605



Instructor Waters has 20 years of nursing experience in rural health hospital and clinic nursing, specializing in Maternal-Newborn Care, Lactation, Case Management/Utilization Review, Quality Care, and Electronic Medical Record Project Management.

Teaching Interests:

Obstetrics, Newborn Care, Lactation, Case Management, and Discharge Coordination

Research Interests:

Nursing Seminar


  • MS, Nursing, Walden University, 2016
  • BS, Nursing, South Dakota State University, 2010
  • Associate of Arts , Nursing, University of South Dakota, 1998

Licensures and Certifications:

  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support, American Heart Association
  • Certified Lactation Counselor
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program Provider
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support, American Heart Association
  • Registered Nurse, State of South Dakota
  • Basic Life Support - CPR, American Heart Assoication

Awards and Honors:

  • Excellence in Caring, USD Nursing, 2021
  • HAMIC Grant, Health Affairs Medical Informatics Committee, 2020