Collaborative, multi-task oriented Nurse Leader with solid experience managing all levels of patient care including budgeting, administration, and regulatory compliance.
Leader of accreditation process resulting in TJC designation as a Primary Stroke Center.
Leading the accreditation process that will result in SCPC designation as Non-PCI Chest Pain Center.
Led the facility through a successful Triennial TJC survey with a score of 96.
Revamped the Core Measure process to include individual remediation for staff and physicians, increasing scores to an all time high of 99.79% for combined inpatient and outpatient measures.
Established and lead the hospital wide daily safety huddle.
Implemented the daily shift safety huddle process at the department level increasing near miss reporting by 45% and driving down the SSER to zero.
Implemented "Operation Decrease Falls" in collaboration with the CNO, resulting in a decrease of falls by 40%
Authored "Orchestrating a Change in Pressure Ulcer Prevention." Presented same at the ANA national conference in New Orleans January 2010 showcasing the results of a year-long QI/PI project that demonstrated a global reduction of HAPU of 65%.
Working in tandem with the Director of Nursing:
Expected graduation in December of 2016
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