Registered nurse with extensive cardiology and radiology experience from hospital to outpatient facilities. Strong desire to refocus my professional career to information technology after studying HITECH through HIT-Pro government program.
Certified Healthcare Technology Specialist Clinician/Practitioner- ( CHTS-CP)
Certified Radiology Nurse (CRN)
Certified Critical Care Nurse Alumni (CCRN)
Create policy and procedure,maintain professional standards of care, review patient charts for appropriate testing, documentation, maintain JCHO standards for site, education of staff and patients. Assisted in creating and supporting an outpatient Cardiac CT/MRI program, initial readings for Cardiac Calcium Score, responsible for the care and safety of patients, inpatient moderate conscious sedation, assist in all invasive radiology procedures.
Development and implementation of staff competencies/staff development. Quality Management/process improvements. Patient education. Preceptor for new hires and IV insertion skills. Cardiac Cath Lab, Cardiac Surgery, Coronary Care, Telemetry, Scrub/circulate and computer documentation in Cath Lab. Pre and post catheterization and cardiac bypass care. IABP, Swan Ganz catheters, temporary pacemakers, triple lumen catheters.
Understanding of HITECH program, consultant for clinical documentation according to federal health technology guidelines.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Graduated Magna Cum Laude
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