To obtain an Authorization Nurse position with People's Health
Registered Nurse License #096008, Louisiana State Board of Nursing
Certified Investigator/Inspector, National Council of Investigative Training
NCLEX Item Review Subcommittee 2014-2016, National Council of State Boards of Nursing
American Nurses Association (ANA)
Compassionate STD care and counselor
Medical clinical procedures comprehension
Committed to compliance reporting
Effective policy and program development
Strong medical ethic
Wound cleaning/care expertise
Compliance Manager05/2012 to CurrentMetairie, Louisiana
Develop investigative plans and assist in detailed investigations to prove or disprove allegations.
Produce sufficient evidence for administrative hearings to document non-compliance of a licensed practical nurse.
Review medical records, legal documents, personnel records, and other regulatory reports in order to obtain, compile, and analyze information necessary to determine violations of the Nurse Practice Act or any nursing related laws and/or compliance with laws, rules, and regulations.
Provide compliance guidelines and information to healthcare professionals, agencies, and the general public.
Serve as a resource to the public, governmental agencies, and law enforcement agencies relative to disciplinary regulations of the Board of Practical Nursing.
Prepare reports of investigations for presentation at board meetings.
Registered Nurse03/2003 to 05/2012Interventional Radiology, Ochsner Medical CenterNew Orleans, Louisiana
Delivered patient care by utilizing the nursing process.
Implemented appropriate teaching strategies for post procedure needs of the patient.
Worked with an interdisciplinary team to deliver superior care for each patient.
Utilized information and knowledge to promote and enhance patient satisfaction.
Clinical Care Coordinator/Field Nurse06/2000 to 11/2002Amedysis Home Health CompanyMetairie, Louisiana
Admitted and coordinated the care of patients through a multidisciplinary approach including visits by nurses, nursing aides, PT, OT, ST, and social workers.
Assessed the need for DME equipment.
Educated patients and caregivers on the disease process and care for the patient.
Registered Nurse / Night Charge Nurse08/1998 to 06/2000Chalmette Medical CenterChalmette, Louisiana
Night charge nurse of an adult inpatient care unit with 42 beds.
Specialized in care of patients following surgical and/or invasive procedures, as well as medical admits.
Formed treatment plans for patients through a multidisciplinary team approach.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science Degree: NursingAugust 1998William Carey College, School of NursingNew Orleans, LouisianaNursing
administrative, approach, invasive procedures, law enforcement, legal documents, Review medical records, meetings, Nursing, patient care, personnel, teaching, treatment plans