School of Nursing

Michael D. McCarthy, MS, MHS, RN

Michael D. McCarthy, MS, MHS, RN
Clinical Assistant Professor
School of Nursing
Idaho State University
921 S. 8th Ave. Stop 8101
Pocatello, ID 83209-8101

Research Interests

  • Simulation


Michael D. McCarthy, MS, MHS, RN is a Clinical Assistant Professor at Idaho State University School of Nursing. He has been a faculty member since 2007 and teaches in the Undergraduate program. Mike is a retired Army Nurse Corps officer and began his patient care activities as a Vietnam-era medic in the United States Air Force. His primary nursing focus has been in a variety of critical care arenas – Emergency, ICU, CCU, PACU and he teaches Perioperative clinicals in the Medical/Surgical courses. McCarthy possesses a keen interest in developing simulation into a primary learning tool for all levels of nursing students.


921 South 8th Avenue
Pocatello, Idaho, 83209