Full-time RN, BSN. Provided high-quality and compassionate care to one or two critically ill patients per shift.
Demonstrated strong prioritization and leadership under a high stress-working environment, while maintaining composure and attention to detail.
CTICU Team Captain - UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA. (March 2017-present). Unit resource for staff and patients. Coordinated with the charge nurse to facilitate admissions, discharges, and transfers. Coordinated daily break schedules for about 20 RNs. Demonstrated proficient skills and knowledge of hospital policies; aided staff in complex, acute patient care; and delegated duties appropriately.
CTICU Nurse Preceptor -UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA. (January 2017-present). Full-time primary preceptor for new RNs to the CTICU. Motivated staff to deliver excellence in nursing care. Promoted teamwork, respect, and integrity.
Discharge Phone Call Team, Committee Chair, CTICU - UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA. (February 2017-July 2017). Generated and initiated a data collection tool to decrease hospital readmission rates, and improve quality of care in patients discharged from the ICU.
Skin Team Committee Chair, CTICU - UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA. (November 2015-present). Created and implemented a root-cause analysis tool for unit acquired pressure injuries.
Unit Practice Council (UPC), CTICU - UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA. (November 2015-June 2017).
CVICU Nurse Preceptor - Henry Ford Medical Center, Detroit, MI. Direct Nurse Preceptor, full-time, for one year.
Unit Governance Council (UGC), CVICU – Henry Ford Medical Center, CVICU (September 2012-May 2015). Implemented a “Pod Coordinator” role; which helped to organize patient travels, lunch breaks, and assignments for staff nurses.
American Heart Association Heart Walk, CVICU Committee Chair - Henry Ford Medical Center, CVICU (2014 and 2015)
Student Nurses Association - Wayne State University, College of Nursing, Detroit, MI (September 2009- May 2012). Organized the first College of Nursing blood drive on campus.
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