Gerontology certified HomeCare RN supervisor that provides agency with a solid clinical, utilization review and management background with 26 years experience. Offering excellent people and communication skills with proven high standards and strong work ethics in a patient focused environment.
Excellent critical thinking skills
Strong problem resolution capability
Strong leadership skills
Ethical and moral integrity
Adaptive to different types of nursing
Strong clinical assessment skills
Extensive knowledge base of disease processes
05/2003 to Current
Home Health Care SupervisorDuncan Regional Hospital HomeCare – Duncan, OK
Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate outstanding patient- care focused healthcare teams.
Oversaw and managed clinical and support staff in patient care activities while maintaining a high level of professionalism.
Coordinated Quality Improvement Activities (QIA's) to identify performance areas for improvement.
05/1997 to 03/2003
Field Representative for ADvantage programLong Term Care Authority – Enid, OK
Oversaw and managed 24 western counties of Oklahoma with approvals of the plans for Medicaid recipients of the ADvantage program
Worked closely with the Department of Human Services and Case Management agencies involved with the providing care to ADvantage clients
Served as case managers for HIV/AIDS consumers
05/1987 to 05/1997
Registered Nurse/QA/Case ManagerDuncan Regional Hospital – Duncan, OK
Started at DRH as a floor aide providing personal care for 1 year while going to college
Started in Med/Surg working as a floor nurse providing care to acute and chronic patients.
Worked in post partum unit with a level 2 nursery
Worked in HomeCare as a field nurse and then as a quality assurance nurse, and HomeCare supervisor for supervision of licensed staff and therapist and maintaining quality scores
Associate of Science: Nursing Cameron University - Lawton, OK