Driven and compassionate healthcare professional with 26 years hands-on experience in long term care, home health and hospital environments. Accountable and responsible with a strong focus on patient wellness.
Education and Training
Associate of Applied Science: Physical Therapy1990Amarillo CollegeAmarillo, TX, US
Staffing management ability
Proven patience and self-discipline
Personal and professional integrity
Staff training and development
In-depth claims knowledge
Critical thinking proficiency
Director of Clinical Operations01/2016Rehab SolutionsWheat Ridge, COCarefully selected, developed and retained qualified staff, as well as trained [number] new staff annually. Created annual goals, objectives and budget and made recommendations to reduce costs. Actively maintained up-to-date knowledge of applicable state and Federal laws and regulations. Jumped in to fill gaps for on call rotation when necessary. Regularly evaluated employee performance, provided feedback and assisted, coached and disciplined staff as needed. Developed and managed budget and revenue expectations while actively seeking ways to eliminate or reduce expenses. Observed strict confidentiality and safeguarded all patient-related information. Reviewed and approved time cards for processing by payroll department. Assigned staff to meet patient care needs and address productivity standards, while adjusting for census, skill mix and sick calls.
Nebraska Regional10/2015 to 01/2016Rehab SolutionsWheat Ridge, COCarefully selected, developed and retained qualified staff, as well as trained [number] new staff annually. Served as liaison between management, clinical staff and the community. Jumped in to fill gaps for on call rotation when necessary.
Director of Rehab07/2013 to 10/2015Rehab SolutionsWheat Ridge, COActively maintained up-to-date knowledge of applicable state and Federal laws and regulations. Provided thorough supervision for day-to-day operations of department in accordance with set policies and guidelines. Managed therapy minuets for MDS projections. Scheduled staff according to census.
Physical Therapist Assistant04/2001 to 07/2013Morrill County Community HospitalBridgeport, NETreated patients, under the supervision of a Physical Therapist, in a variety of settings including out patient, hospital, home health and long term care.