Ambitious Registered Nurse Manager/Director who creates strategic alliances with organization leaders to effectively align with and support key health care initiatives. High-energy, results-oriented leader offering outstanding communication and cross-cultural team management skills and hiring, developing and motivating skilled professionals.
Strengthened company's business by leading implementation of current documentation policies.
Developed and directed strategy for launch of new documentation products to enhance patient safety.
Research and evaluate medical records
Formerly- Greater Southeast Medical Center
Developed policy and procedures
HIPPA and JCAHO Compliance Officer
EMR/EHR train the trainer
Commentator of Town Hall Meetings
Facilitator of patient flow
Managed team of 15+ nurses and ancillary staff. Interviewed, hired, fired and discipline staff. Initiated and developed strategies to improve patient safety. Launched several new programs- New Grad Nurse Perceptor Program, Hand Off Reporting Sheets, Reorganized and Reviewed policy and procedures
Managed the day to day operation of a nursing facility. Conducted hiring, firing, evaluations of the nursing staff. Initiated staff development and compliance with Federal, State and local Governmental regulations. Analzyed opportunities to maximize budget. Supervised nurses, nursing assistants, and ancillary staff. Mentored and trained new graduates. Wrote various different policy and procedures in compliance with the various regulatory agencies requirements.
Member and editor of PBL/SS- Student Council- President of Lees Summit, Mo. chapter.
Graduated Cum Laude
Certifications: Culturally Competent Nursing Care: A Cornerstone of Caring
Coursework in Nursing Informatics, Transcultural Nursing, Public Health Nursing, Health Law, Maternal and Child Care Nursing
Certified Legal Nurse Consulting certification course
Trained to become a Certified Legal Nurse Consultant (CLNC)
Member of Honor Society, WHO's WHO
Studies in health care related courses- A & P, Chemistry, Public Health Nursing, Mental Health, Maternity and Child Health
Coursework in basic nursing courses.
Perfect Attendance Award
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