Project management - initiating a pain clinic, facilitating new specialties such as partial knee, total knee and posterior vitrectomy services
Leading staff meetings
Excellent communication skills
Participation in leadership classes
Create and maintain professional relationships with surgeons and the peri-operative team members
Daily rounding on patients about their experience
Monthly staff rounding - conversing with staff to touch base with them about their needs, concerns, and suggestions
Unit Based Action Team leader
Proficient at circulating and scrubbing many services
Operating Room Nurse Manager, 09/2016
to Current Ascension Genesys – Grand Blanc,
Managed daily operations of a 23 room operating room.
Schedules for 130 direct reports.
Capital budget planning.
Creating relationships with surgeons and the peri-operative team.
Assisting with new product acquisition.
Co-management team member attending meetings with multiple surgeon/management based teams to create and improve process in the peri-operative environment.
HRO training - attended and support a Highly Reliable Organization theory;a goal to succeed in avoiding catastrophes within an environment were normal accidents can be expected due to risk factors and complexity.
Registered Nurse, 04/2005
to 09/2016 Mclaren Flint – Flint,
Clinical Coordinator - Mclaren Surgery and Endoscopy Center