To obtain a clinical nurse analyst position within a health care IT organization, that will allow me to utilize my clinical nursing skills and data management experience with new innovative technologies. Professional Summary I am an exceptionally detail oriented, deadline- driven, Licensed Practical Nurse, with a strong informatics background. Focused on making a difference in the lives of others through innovative clinical skills, communication, and automation capabilities. A self- motivated team player with high energy, initiative, focus and eagerness to learn. Able to quickly access and solve any problems with a professional, personable and articulate presentation. Licenses Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification 2012 Licensed Practical Nurse Skill Highlights Strong critical thinking skills. Computerized charting specialist Problem resolution ability Exceptional interpersonal communication skills Strong ability to effectively multi -task in a fast- paced environment Experienced mentor Database maintenance mastery
Clinical Consultant, 06/2009
to Current Premier Incorporated – Charlotte,
Responsible for maintaining a comparative database, with over 500 hospitals, to identify opportunities for improving health care practices and reducing costs.
Project manage implementations with new hospital clients.
This would include: mapping historical data from the hospital charge master, working with hospital personnel to make sure data is accurate for viewing in software, scheduling/coordinating an on-site visit with the appropriate hospital personnel to review mappings and reports obtained from software.
Data input and analysis of hospital charge masters and patient billing utilizing SPL, SnoMed, UMDNS and Multum programs.
Utilize Access, SQL, and Excel programs to verify integrity of hospital data.
Identify hospital billing errors and ensure correct ICD-9 coding while maintaining HIPPA compliance.
Perform clinical quality assurance reports for different APR- DRGs to ensure accuracy of clinical mappings.
Identify discrepancies in software and assist developers with resolutions.
medications, discharge instructions and follow- up care via electronic medical record software.
Responsible for gathering correct data for MDS and care plan construction.
Constructed accurate MDS and care plan reports on time in accordance with federal and state regulations.
Alerted nursing staff and care plan team members of changes in MDS or care plans that need to be implemented.
Coordinated with social worker to schedule care plan meetings with residents and/or responsible parties.
Responsible for transmitting MDS data to the State Data Bank on time and accurately.
Kept nurse managers and director of nursing up to date on residents who have special needs or concerns that have been identified during care plan meetings.
Assisted nurse managers and director of nursing with monitoring of care intervention and care delivery to residents.
Assisted in supervision of nurse's charting and awareness of acute changes.
Fulfill the role of charge nurse or floor nurse as needed.
Wellness Nurse, Sunrise Senior Living – Charlotte,
Assessed prospective residents for admission to community.
Maintained open communication between physicians and nursing staff to continue wellness of residents.
Monitored residents for change in condition to assess level of care needed.
Referred residents to outside medical care when needed.
Oversaw operations in the wellness center (ensure physician orders are written and transcribed correctly, regularly update families with residents condition, inventory resident charts and medication administration records for accuracy).
Licensed Practical Nurse, The Heritage At Town Center – Harrisburg,
Worked effectively with the physicians and RN to assure they have adequate information to provide appropriate care.
Assisted clients with activities of daily living (bathing, eating, dressing, changing briefs, etc).
Obtained vital signs, weights, heights, and intake output.
Assessed new clients and referred to outside medical care when appropriate.
Administered medications as prescribed and monitored for adverse effects.
Disposed of all discontinued medication in compliance with regulations.
Monitored the filling of prescriptions and change of shift drug count.
Assisted clients with ambulation, range of motion, and bowel and bladder programs.
Communicated effectively and professionally with physicians, nurses, and others related to client care.
Diploma: Practical Nursing,
2005 Medical Careers Institute @ ECPI College of Tech - Charlotte,
High School Diploma: General Studies,
2001 East Mecklenburg High School - Charlotte,